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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 (634)
Our question bank for the Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 149 questions
- Connective Tissue - 3 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 56 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 6 questions
- Eyes - 17 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 52 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 20 questions
- Growth and Development - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 30 questions
- Infectious - 6 questions
- Integument - 36 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 174 questions
- Nervous - 173 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 8 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 115 questions
- Renal - 14 questions
- Surgery - 94 questions
- Toxicology - 16 questions
- Trauma - 692 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) - 38 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 361 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 385 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 3 questions
- Causes - 263 questions
- Classification - 90 questions
- Differential - 291 questions
- Epidemiology - 12 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 65 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 31 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 93 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 44 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 265 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 696 questions
- Legal - 6 questions
- Pathophysiology - 285 questions
- Patient Education - 5 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 437 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Treatment Medical - 262 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 84 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 3 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 162 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 8 questions
- Clinical Education - 20 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 19 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 12 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 11 questions
Advanced Trauma Life Support® Exam Articles (353)
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The wrist is a complex joint consisting of the distal radial and ulnar bones plus the eight carpal bones. The fibrocartilaginous complex is located ...
Animal bites account for approximately one percent of all emergency department (ED) visits in the U.S. yearly and range from superficial injuries t ...
Blunt traumatic injuries are the leading cause of spinal cord injuries in the United States, with an annual incidence of approximately 54 cases per ...
Traumatic injury is the leading cause of death among individuals younger than 45 years old . ...
A subdural hematoma forms because of an accumulation of blood under the dura mater, one of the protective layers to the brain tissue under the calv ...
The femur is the longest and strongest bone of the body, and it carries the weight of the entire body. It is the heaviest tubular bone of the body ...
Triage is the sorting and categorizing of patients based on clinical severity to maximize the results for the most number of patients when there ar ...
Due to the inherent structural and mechanical integrity of the pelvic ring, the pelvis is a highly stable structure. Therefore, fractures of t ...
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is becoming a more widely available form of prolonged cardiopulmonary support worldwide. The main object ...
Chest trauma has quickly risen to be the second most common traumatic injury in non-intentional trauma.
The larynx is a well-protected structure surrounded by mandible, sternum, and cervical spine. Its elasticity and mobility add to its protection.
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) can be defined as a widespread hypercoagulable state that can lead to both microvascular and macrovasc ...
Neurogenic pulmonary edema (NPE) is a clinical condition that arises as acute respiratory distress taking place in conjunction with severe neu ...
A spinal cord injury is a potentially crippling injury which often results in severe and permanent disability. Quite often when we encounter multi- ...
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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