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Cardiology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Cardiology Exam?
The Cardiology Exam is 10 hours.
How many questions is the Cardiology Exam?
The Cardiology Exam is 240 questions.
What topics are covered on the Cardiology Exam?
Topics include: Arrhythmias - 15%, Coronary Artery Disease - 21.5%, Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy - 17%, Valvular Disease - 15%, Pericardial Disease - 4%, Congenital Heart Disease - 5%, Vascular Diseases - 6%, Systemic Hypertension and Hypotension - 7.5%, Pulmonary Circulation Disorders - 3%, Systemic Disorders Affecting the Circulatory System - 4%, and NormalCardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology - 2%
Cardiology Exam MCQs (2,508)
Our question bank for the Cardiology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 28 questions
- Cardiovascular - 2711 questions
- Connective Tissue - 36 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 12 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 161 questions
- Eyes - 12 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 97 questions
- Genetics - 47 questions
- Genitourinary - 14 questions
- Growth and Development - 26 questions
- Gynecologic - 8 questions
- Hematologic - 118 questions
- Infectious - 139 questions
- Integument - 34 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 59 questions
- Nervous - 110 questions
- Nutrition - 16 questions
- Obstetric - 31 questions
- Oncologic - 62 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 27 questions
- Pulmonary - 191 questions
- Renal - 131 questions
- Surgery - 335 questions
- Toxicology - 132 questions
- Trauma - 51 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 18 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 27 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 289 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 20 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 714 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 2 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 889 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 3 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 1038 questions
- Classification - 247 questions
- Differential - 952 questions
- Epidemiology - 62 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 772 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 518 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 238 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 39 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 814 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 885 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 37 questions
- History Physical - 2573 questions
- Legal - 5 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1152 questions
- Patient Education - 58 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1501 questions
- Toxicology - 97 questions
- Treatment Medical - 1303 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 10 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 5 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 15 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 5 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 514 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 6 questions
- Clinical Education - 18 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 279 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 257 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 117 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 22 questions
Cardiology Exam Articles (929)
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Flecainide acetate is an oral class Ic antiarrhythmic drug (AAD) which blocks cardiac Na+ channels and received FDA approval in 1984. Flecaini ...
Hepatopulmonary syndrome was first proposed in 1977 based on autopsy and clinical findings. Autopsies showed dilated pulmonary vasculature in patie ...
Thiazide diuretics are an FDA-approved class of drugs that inhibit reabsorption of 3% to 5% of luminal sodium in the distal convoluted tubule of th ...
Room air was used as a radiographic contrast (Rotenberg 1914) prior to the use of carbon dioxide (CO2) (Rosenstein 1921). The first intravasc ...
Metolazone is a quinazoline sulphonamide diuretic related to the thiazide class. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved metolazon ...
Mitral valve commissurotomy is a surgical technique used in the treatment of mitral stenosis. Mitral stenosis occurs from a multitude of different ...
One class of drugs that has been implicated in serious adverse drugs reactions for many decades are oral anticoagulants, especially warfarin. There ...
In 1929 a surgical resident named Werner Forssmann in Germany performed the first right heart catheterization on a human by inserting a 65 cm ureth ...
Color flow imaging is a vascular technology used to assess the vascular anatomy and flow within blood vessels. It relies on ultrasonographic techno ...
Lidocaine, formerly also referred to as lignocaine, is an amide local anesthetic agent. First synthesized between 1943 and 1946 by Nils Lö ...
Retroperitoneal hematoma is defined as bleeding into the retroperitoneal space. This clinical entity is often occult and under-recognized by clinic ...
Radiation-induced coronary artery disease (RICAD) is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in mainly oncology patients treated with radiation t ...
Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) also known as 'periodic peritonitis,' 'familial paroxysmal polyserositis,' 'periodic disease,' 'Siegal-Catt ...
An electrical impulse from the sinoatrial node has to travel through the atria, to the atrioventricular node, and down the His-Purkinje system to r ...
F Brian Boudi MD, FACP Associate Professor University of Arizona College of Med Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Medical Genetics Phoenix AZ
Ofek Hai DO Attending, Assistant Professor Nassau University Medical Center FACC, FACP Brooklyn NY
Lovely Chhabra MD, FACC Assistant Professor Southern Illinois University FACC, FASE Marion IL
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