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We have 13,391 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 4,740 PubMed indexed review articles related to the USMLE® Step 3 Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical USMLE® Step 3 Student subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test USMLE® Step 3 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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USMLE® Step 3 Exam Overview
How many hours is the USMLE® Step 3 Exam?
The USMLE® Step 3 Exam is 16 hours.
How many questions is the USMLE® Step 3 Exam?
The USMLE® Step 3 Exam is 412 questions.
What topics are covered on the USMLE® Step 3 Exam?
Topics include: General Principles: 1-3%, Immune System, Blood & Lymphoreticular System, and Multisystem Processes/Disorders: 4-6%, Nervous System & Special Senses: 8-10%, Skin & Subcutaneous Tissue: 4-6%, Musculoskeletal System: 5-7%, Cardiovascular System: 9-11%, Respiratory System: 8-10%, Gastrointestinal System: 6-8%, Renal/urinary & Male Reproductive Systems: 4-6%, Pregnancy/Childbirth & Female Reproductive System & Breast: 7-9%, Endocrine System: 5-7%, Biostatistics & Epidemiology/Population Health & Interpretation of the Medical Literature: 11-13%, and Social Sciences: Communication Skills/Ethics/Patient Safety: 7-9%
USMLE® Step 3 Exam MCQs (13,391)
Our question bank for the USMLE® Step 3 Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 517 questions
- Cardiovascular - 2567 questions
- Connective Tissue - 346 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 758 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 1404 questions
- Eyes - 497 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 2207 questions
- Genetics - 410 questions
- Genitourinary - 721 questions
- Growth and Development - 466 questions
- Gynecologic - 620 questions
- Hematologic - 925 questions
- Infectious - 2791 questions
- Integument - 1173 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 1781 questions
- Nervous - 2479 questions
- Nutrition - 259 questions
- Obstetric - 670 questions
- Oncologic - 1323 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 838 questions
- Pulmonary - 1662 questions
- Renal - 800 questions
- Surgery - 1166 questions
- Toxicology - 758 questions
- Trauma - 1192 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 238 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 102 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 352 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 61 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 1236 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 134 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 3087 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 357 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 4088 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 32 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 81 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 41 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 24 questions
- Causes - 6569 questions
- Classification - 1330 questions
- Differential - 6271 questions
- Epidemiology - 408 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 3525 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 3963 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 953 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 38 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 2208 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 3634 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 432 questions
- History Physical - 14207 questions
- Legal - 75 questions
- Pathophysiology - 6472 questions
- Patient Education - 642 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 7021 questions
- Toxicology - 548 questions
- Treatment Medical - 6300 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 109 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 99 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 60 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 84 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 1616 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 132 questions
- Clinical Education - 169 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 1222 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 977 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 442 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 69 questions
USMLE® Step 3 Exam Articles (4,740)
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Incision and drainage (I&D) is a widely used procedure in various care settings, including emergency departments and outpatient clinics. I ...
Positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) is the positive pressure that will remain in the airways at the end of the respiratory cycle (end of e ...
The adenoids are a grouping of lymphoid tissue located on the posterior wall of the nasopharynx behind the soft palate. The adenoids, along wi ...
Lysosomal storage diseases (LSDs) are a group of hereditary disorders that disrupt lysosomal function, specifically, enzymes involved in cell metab ...
Pacemakers are electric activity generating devices used to treat patients with slow heart rate or symptomatic heart blocks and in patients with he ...
Osteosarcoma is the most common primary pediatric bone malignancy, derived from primitive bone-forming (osteoid producing) mesenchymal cells. It oc ...
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy of intracranial abscesses refers to the following disorders: cerebral abscess, subdural empyema, and epidural empyema. It ...
Ovarian torsion is a process that occurs when the ovary twists over the ligaments that support it in the adnexa. The fallopian tube often twis ...
Acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM), also sometimes referred to as, simply, acral melanoma, is melanoma occurring on the hands and feet (palms, soles, ...
An isolated fracture of the ulnar shaft is defined as a nightstick fracture. The injury derives its name from the idea that a suspect struck with a ...
A central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) is defined as a laboratory-confirmed bloodstream infection not related to an inf ...
Myocarditis is an inflammatory process of the myocardium. It can present as an acute, subacute, or chronic disease process and may present with eit ...
Stress ulcers are stress-induced gastritis or gastropathy where the gastric and sometimes esophageal or duodenal mucosal barrier is disrupted secon ...
Kristen J Kent MD Emergency Physician Allen Hospital FAAEM Hoboken NJ
David L Rebedew MD Residency Faculty Un of Wisconsin, Un of Illinois Monticello WI
Anoosh Zafar Gondal MBBS Rawal Institute of Health Sciences Islamabad
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