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Anesthesiology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Anesthesiology Exam?
The Anesthesiology Exam is 6 hours.
How many questions is the Anesthesiology Exam?
The Anesthesiology Exam is 330 questions.
What topics are covered on the Anesthesiology Exam?
Topics include: Basic Sciences: Anatomy, Physics, and Anesthesia Delivery Devices, Mathematics, Pharmacology; Clinical Sciences: Evaluaiton of the Patient and Preoperative Preparation, Regional Anesthesia, General Anesthesia, Monitored Anesthesia Care and Sedation, Intravenous Fluid Therapy during Anesthesia, Common Complications, Postoperative Care; Organ-Based Basic and Clinical Sciences: Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems, Respiratory System, Cardiovascular System, Gastrointestinal/Hepatic Systems, Renal and Urinary Systems/electrolyte Balance, Hematologic System, Endocrin and Metabloci Systems, Neuromuscular Diseases and Disorders; Special Problems or Issues in Anesthesiology: Physician Impairment or Disability - Substance Abuse, Fatigue, Aging, Visual and Auditory Impariment, American Disabilities Act, Ethis, Practice Management, and Medicolegal Issues.
Anesthesiology Exam MCQs (1,246)
Our question bank for the Anesthesiology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 22 questions
- Cardiovascular - 267 questions
- Connective Tissue - 8 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 119 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 61 questions
- Eyes - 28 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 91 questions
- Genetics - 9 questions
- Genitourinary - 29 questions
- Growth and Development - 10 questions
- Gynecologic - 16 questions
- Hematologic - 57 questions
- Infectious - 47 questions
- Integument - 17 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 213 questions
- Nervous - 532 questions
- Nutrition - 8 questions
- Obstetric - 51 questions
- Oncologic - 39 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 14 questions
- Pulmonary - 399 questions
- Renal - 28 questions
- Surgery - 635 questions
- Toxicology - 125 questions
- Trauma - 176 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 68 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 11 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 259 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 53 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 427 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 660 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 3 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Causes - 607 questions
- Classification - 199 questions
- Differential - 360 questions
- Epidemiology - 11 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 127 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 134 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 300 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 225 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 144 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 1279 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 568 questions
- Patient Education - 10 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 863 questions
- Toxicology - 78 questions
- Treatment Medical - 924 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 2 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 13 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 577 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 83 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 166 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 7 questions
- Drug Information - 165 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 95 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 20 questions
Anesthesiology Exam Articles (619)
Facet joints are formed by the articulations of the superior and inferior articular processes of adjacent vertebrae. Except for the atlantooccipita ...
Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is the most common form of pediatric scoliosis. It occurs in individuals between the ages of 10 to 18. By def ...
Hypersensitivity reactions (HR) are immune responses that are exaggerated or inappropriate against an antigen or allergen. Coombs and Gell classifi ...
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is now a well established percutaneous means of decreasing portal hypertension. The major ...
Laryngeal injuries are common after endotracheal intubation, which could manifest as varying degrees of edema, ulceration, granulation, and restric ...
Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) helps assess the integrity of neural structures and consciousness during surgical procedures. I ...
Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), historically and appropriately referred as Steno-Fallot tetralogy, was first described by the Danish physician/anatomist ...
Opioid use disorder is the chronic use of opioids that causes clinically significant distress or impairment. Opioid use disorders affect over 16 mi ...
Neuromuscular blocking agents are commonly used to paralyze patients requiring intubation whether in an emergency as a life-saving intervention or ...
Peripheral nerve neuralgia or peripheral neuropathic pain may result from damage of a nerve due to various etiologies including medical c ...
Extubation is the removal of an endotracheal tube (ETT), which is the last step in liberating a patient from the mechanical ventilator. To discuss ...
Transdermal fentanyl has FDA approval for patients with moderate to severe chronic non-cancer and cancer-associated pain. The patient's chroni ...
In the United States, a patient may allege medical malpractice against a clinician, which is typically defined by the failure the provide the degre ...
Provocative discography (PD) is an invasive diagnostic spine procedure that involves the administration of contrast into the nucleus pulposus ...
Aortic stenosis is a common valvular disorder leading to left ventricular outflow obstruction.
Daniel C Sizemore MD Assistant Professor MD, FASA, Vice Chair, Program Director WVU Medicine Morgantown WV
Russell K McAllister MD Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology Interim Chair-Anesthesiology Texas A&M College of Medicine DABA, DABPM, FASA Temple TX
Jason Widrich MD, MBA Assistant Professor University of Florida Cardiac Anesthesia and Trans Esophageal Echocardiography Jacksonville FL
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