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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 (1,478)
Our question bank for the Anesthesiology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 23 questions
- Cardiovascular - 314 questions
- Connective Tissue - 9 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 146 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 67 questions
- Eyes - 37 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 129 questions
- Genetics - 9 questions
- Genitourinary - 32 questions
- Growth and Development - 11 questions
- Gynecologic - 19 questions
- Hematologic - 61 questions
- Infectious - 54 questions
- Integument - 24 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 257 questions
- Nervous - 653 questions
- Nutrition - 10 questions
- Obstetric - 71 questions
- Oncologic - 43 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 29 questions
- Pulmonary - 471 questions
- Renal - 30 questions
- Surgery - 784 questions
- Toxicology - 144 questions
- Trauma - 198 questions
- Teeth/Oral - 1 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 66 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 13 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 315 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 55 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 558 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 828 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 3 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Causes - 677 questions
- Classification - 198 questions
- Differential - 432 questions
- Epidemiology - 14 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 143 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 152 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 370 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 239 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 177 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 1513 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 679 questions
- Patient Education - 10 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1041 questions
- Toxicology - 97 questions
- Treatment Medical - 1136 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 2 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 13 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 722 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 84 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 218 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 8 questions
- Drug Information - 193 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 109 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 21 questions
Anesthesiology Exam Articles (669)
Single lung ventilation, also known as 'One Lung' ventilation, is a method of ventilation which was first conceptualized by physiologists Edua ...
Tracheostomy is a procedure where an artificial airway is established surgically or percutaneously in the cervical trachea. The term “tracheo ...
The erector spinae plane (ESP) block is a newer regional anesthetic technique that can be used to provide analgesia for a variety of surgical proce ...
Arytenoid subluxation is partial displacement of the arytenoid cartilage within the cricoarytenoid joint. It is a rare complication that typically ...
Venous oxygen saturation (SvO2) is a measure of the oxygen content of the blood returning to the right side of the heart after perfusing the entire ...
Tubal Sterilization is performed at the request of women who have completed childbearing and desire an effective and irreversible form of birth con ...
The pulmonary vasculature system is normally a low-pressure, low resistance circuit. Pulmonary hypertension is classified as a mean pulmonary arter ...
Chloroprocaine is an ester class local anesthetic with labeled indications to provide anesthesia through infiltration, peripheral nerve, epidural, ...
Pudendal nerve block (PNB) is the method of choice utilized for diagnosis and management of chronic pelvic pain caused by pudendal neuralgia, commo ...
Young's Rule is an equation used to calculate pediatric medication dosage based on the patient's age and the known recommended adult dose. The defi ...
Cardiovascular disease is consistently cited as a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality worldwide. Maternal heart disease is a ...
Bone marrow aspiration and biopsies are often performed both in the inpatient and outpatient settings for the diagnosis of a multitude of hematolog ...
Cell to cell communication is critical for the survival of an organism. Cells can communicate through a process called signal transductio ...
Emergent thoracotomy is a procedure that is intended to temporize wounds and stabilize a patient via direct control of intrathoracic injuries, deco ...
Pulmonary edema can be defined as an abnormal accumulation of extravascular fluid in the lung parenchyma. This process leads to diminished gas exch ...
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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