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Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam Overview
How many hours is the Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam?
The Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam is 1 hours.
How many questions is the Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam?
The Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam is 50 questions.
What topics are covered on the Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam?
Topics include: Initial Assessment and Management with Demonstrations, Airway and Ventilatory Management, Shock, Thoracic Trauma, Abdominal Trauma, Head Trauma, Spine and Spinal Cord Trauma, Musculoskeletal, Injury due to Burn and Cold, Extreme Ages, Trauma in Women, and Transfer to Definitive Care
Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam MCQs (606)
Our question bank for the Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 141 questions
- Connective Tissue - 3 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 53 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 6 questions
- Eyes - 17 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 51 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 19 questions
- Growth and Development - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 29 questions
- Infectious - 5 questions
- Integument - 36 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 164 questions
- Nervous - 155 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 8 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 112 questions
- Renal - 14 questions
- Surgery - 91 questions
- Toxicology - 15 questions
- Trauma - 660 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 23 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 4 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 11 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 4 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 34 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 330 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 351 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 3 questions
- Causes - 245 questions
- Classification - 90 questions
- Differential - 260 questions
- Epidemiology - 9 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 61 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 28 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 90 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 45 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 244 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 660 questions
- Legal - 6 questions
- Pathophysiology - 256 questions
- Patient Education - 5 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 404 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Treatment Medical - 250 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 84 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 3 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 157 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 8 questions
- Clinical Education - 20 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 16 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 12 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 11 questions
Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam Articles (341)
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Electrical injuries, a relatively common form of mechanical trauma, can occur as a result of lightning, low-voltage or high-voltage injury, and are ...
Internal degloving injuries are usually associated with high energy trauma and can be devastating. More commonly known as Morel-Lavallee lesions, w ...
Frostbite, also known as freezing cold injury (FCI) is tissue damage as a result to cold exposure, occurring at temperatures below 0 degrees C. It& ...
Compartment syndrome occurs when the tissue pressure within a given compartment exceeds the perfusion pressure of the arterial supply resulting in ...
Hydrofluoric acid was discovered in 1771 by Swedish pharmaceutical chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele when he was investigating the mineral called fluori ...
Epinephrine is one of the most commonly used agents in a variety of settings as it functions as medication and hormone. It is currently FDA-approve ...
Blood is mandatory to maintain adequate circulation, providing nutrients, and removing waste from the brain, vital organs, and tissues.
Globe rupture, globe laceration, globe perforation, or open globe injuries are forms of ocular trauma that require urgent diagnosis and treatment. ...
In the last 15 years, many high profile police events have occurred that have encouraged the development of tactical emergency medical support (TEM ...
Cardiac defibrillation is the act of administering a transthoracic electrical current to a person experiencing one of the two lethal ventricular dy ...
Chest injuries account for nearly one-fourth of all trauma-related mortality, second only to head and neck injuries. They often require rapid inter ...
The Cushing reflex (vasopressor response, Cushing reaction, Cushing effect, and Cushing phenomenon) is a physiological nervous system response to a ...
Extracorporeal life support (ECLS), which is also known as extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), is essentially a functioning heart and lung ...
Bracken Burns MS, DO Professor of Surgery Director of Trauma and Critical Care East Tennessee State University (ETSU) FACOS Johnson City TN
Michael C Wadman MD Professor University of Nebraska Medical Center FACEP, FAAEM Omaha NE
Dan L Field MD Instructor California Northstate University FACEP Granite Bay CA
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