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We have 234 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 147 PubMed indexed review articles related to the AHA ACLS Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical ACLS Student subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test ACLS 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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ACLS Exam Overview
How many hours is the ACLS Exam?
The ACLS Exam is 1 hours.
How many questions is the ACLS Exam?
The ACLS Exam is 50 questions.
What topics are covered on the ACLS Exam?
Topics include: Strokes, Care Systems, Team Dynamics, Acute Dysrhythmia, Team Communication, Immediate Post-Cardiac Arrest, Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS), and Recognition and Intervention of Cardiopulmonary Arrest
ACLS Exam MCQs (234)
Our question bank for the ACLS Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 197 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 24 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 10 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 4 questions
- Genitourinary - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 5 questions
- Integument - 1 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 8 questions
- Nervous - 30 questions
- Nutrition - 1 questions
- Obstetric - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 2 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 3 questions
- Pulmonary - 47 questions
- Renal - 9 questions
- Surgery - 3 questions
- Toxicology - 10 questions
- Trauma - 45 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 7 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 2 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 38 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 13 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 101 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 84 questions
- Causes - 76 questions
- Classification - 26 questions
- Differential - 63 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 35 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 24 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 36 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 51 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 18 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 2 questions
- History Physical - 211 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 60 questions
- Patient Education - 1 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 75 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Treatment Medical - 160 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 34 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 7 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 3 questions
- Clinical Education - 2 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 21 questions
- Drug Information - 15 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 8 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
ACLS Exam Articles (147)
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Patients with hypovolemic shock have severe hypovolemia with decreased peripheral perfusion. If left untreated, these patients can develop ischemic ...
In the United States, trauma centers are identified through a designation process and a verification process. The criteria for the designation of a ...
The pediatric mortality rate following cardiac arrest and return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) remains greater than 90%.
Unlike in adults, cardiopulmonary arrest in rare in children and less likely to be a primary cardiac event. Early onset of effective, high-quality ...
Heroin, also known as diacetylmorphine, is derived from the opium poppy plant. Bayer Pharmaceu ...
Thrombolytic treatment is also known as fibrinolytic or thrombolysis, to dissolve dangerous intravascular clots to prevent ischemic damage by impro ...
Pulmonary embolism (PE) occurs when there is a disruption to the flow of blood in the pulmonary artery or its branches by a thrombus that originate ...
The sinoatrial node (SA) is the default pacemaker and therefore a crucial component of the heart's conduction system. It is located subepicardial a ...
Tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) is classified as a serine protease (enzymes that cleave peptide bonds in proteins). It is thus one of the essent ...
Cervical spine injuries, although uncommon, can result in significant and long-term disability. The cervical spine encompasses seven vertebrae ...
Phosphodiesterase inhibitors(PDE inhibitors) are a class of agents acting on specific phosphodiesterase enzymes in target cells and are FDA approve ...
Almost on a weekly basis, there are reports of an active shooter in the workplace. There was a time when it was thought that an active s ...
Derived from the foxglove plant (Digitalis spp.), digoxin is a cardiac glycoside that historically was used for "dropsy" (edema) and is currently u ...
Arrhythmias originating from the ventricular myocardium or His-Purkinje system are grouped under ventricular arrhythmia (VA). This includes a subse ...
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