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We have 903 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 392 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Rheumatologist Board Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Rheumatologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Rheumatology Certification Exam to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
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The StatPearls rheumatology prep questions, rheumatology review questions, and rheumatology test questions will help you achieve a top score on the Rheumatologist Board Certification Examination. 419 authors and 18 editors have contributed to the development of the Rheumatology Certification Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Rheumatology Certification Exam Overview
How many hours is the Rheumatology Certification Exam?
The Rheumatology Certification Exam is 10 hours.
How many questions is the Rheumatology Certification Exam?
The Rheumatology Certification Exam is 240 questions.
What topics are covered on the Rheumatology Certification Exam?
Topics include: Basic and Clinical Sciences - 7%, Crystal-induced Arthropathies - 5%, Infections and Related Arthritides - 6%, Metabolic Bone Disease - 5.5%, Osteoarthritis and Related Disorders - 5%, Rheumatoid Arthritis - 13%, Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies - 6.5%, Other Rheumatic and Connective Tissue Disorders (ORCT) - 16.5%, Lupus Erythematosus - 9%, Nonarticular and Regional Musculoskeletal Disorders - 7%, Nonrheumatic Systemic Disorders - 9%, Vasculitides - 8.5%, and Miscellaneous Topics2%
Rheumatology Certification Exam MCQs (903)
Our question bank for the Rheumatology Certification Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 144 questions
- Cardiovascular - 89 questions
- Connective Tissue - 329 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 21 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 50 questions
- Eyes - 61 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 63 questions
- Genetics - 10 questions
- Genitourinary - 27 questions
- Growth and Development - 2 questions
- Gynecologic - 5 questions
- Hematologic - 45 questions
- Infectious - 89 questions
- Integument - 157 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 665 questions
- Nervous - 98 questions
- Nutrition - 3 questions
- Obstetric - 9 questions
- Oncologic - 30 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 7 questions
- Pulmonary - 71 questions
- Renal - 48 questions
- Surgery - 23 questions
- Toxicology - 23 questions
- Trauma - 21 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 2 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 9 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 86 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 1 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 175 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 225 questions
- Causes - 347 questions
- Classification - 83 questions
- Differential - 443 questions
- Epidemiology - 27 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 267 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 335 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 31 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 7 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 157 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 244 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 8 questions
- History Physical - 899 questions
- Pathophysiology - 437 questions
- Patient Education - 19 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 412 questions
- Toxicology - 18 questions
- Treatment Medical - 394 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 24 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 2 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 43 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 77 questions
- Drug Information - 72 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 29 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 8 questions
Rheumatology Certification Exam Articles (392)
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Arthritis is derived from the Greek term “disease of the joints.” It is defined as an acute or chronic joint inflammation that often co ...
Anatomically, the forefoot is considered the portion of the foot that extends from the tarsal-metatarsal joint to the tips of the toes, and patholo ...
Gabapentin is an anticonvulsive medication which first discovered in the 1970s in Japan. Its original use was as a muscle relaxer and anti-spa ...
Gout is among the most prevalent etiologies of chronic inflammatory arthritis in the United States, which is characterized by monosodium urate (MSU ...
Leflunomide is a disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARDs), which is FDA approved to treat individuals with rheumatoid arthritis.
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic, inflammatory disease of the axial spine that can manifest with various clinical signs and symptoms. Chron ...
Synovial fluid is defined as the collection of fluid confined within a joint space. Synovial fluid is physiologic, and acts as a joint space lubric ...
Fever of unknown origin (FUO) was first described by Dr. Petersdorf and Dr. Beesom in 1961. ...
The widespread use of neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBA) was a significant milestone in the development of anesthesia. Before the introduct ...
The term 'lupus anticoagulant' is a misnomer as it is neither only found in lupus, nor is it mainly associated with bleeding. The term LA was ...
Harry Finkelstein, an American surgeon (1865–1939), described the Finkelstein's test or Finkelstein's sign in 1930. It is a provocative ...
Lateral ankle instability is a complex condition that can, at times, prove difficult to evaluate and treat for general practitioners. The difficult ...
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