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We have 257 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 152 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Echo Board Exam. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Echocardiologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Echocardiography Exam to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
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Echocardiography Exam Overview
How many hours is the Echocardiography Exam?
The Echocardiography Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Echocardiography Exam?
The Echocardiography Exam is 150 questions.
What topics are covered on the Echocardiography Exam?
Topics include: Physical Principles, Instrumentation, Examination Principles Valvular Heart Disease, Chamber Size and Function, Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiac Masses, Pericardial Disease, Contrast and New Applications, and Miscellaneous Topics (Role of Echo)
Echocardiography Exam MCQs (257)
Our question bank for the Echocardiography Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 4 questions
- Cardiovascular - 293 questions
- Connective Tissue - 1 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 1 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 2 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 5 questions
- Genetics - 4 questions
- Growth and Development - 6 questions
- Hematologic - 4 questions
- Infectious - 12 questions
- Integument - 3 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 5 questions
- Nervous - 7 questions
- Nutrition - 1 questions
- Obstetric - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 9 questions
- Pulmonary - 17 questions
- Renal - 2 questions
- Surgery - 29 questions
- Toxicology - 2 questions
- Trauma - 3 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 2 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 4 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 75 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 80 questions
- Causes - 79 questions
- Classification - 29 questions
- Differential - 96 questions
- Epidemiology - 3 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 79 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 22 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 19 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 3 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 90 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 238 questions
- History Physical - 256 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 167 questions
- Patient Education - 6 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 140 questions
- Toxicology - 2 questions
- Treatment Medical - 31 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 49 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 2 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 2 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 1 questions
Echocardiography Exam Articles (152)
Platypnea, derived from Greek meaning flat and meaning breath, is a descriptive term which means shortness of breath ...
Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of ischemic cardiomyopathy. Impairment in left ventricular dysfunction can result from a spectrum of m ...
Left ventricular non-compaction (LVNC) is a very rare congenital cardiomyopathy. It is a disease of endomyocardial trabeculatio ...
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) results from genetic mutations in the cardiac sarcomere gene, which in turn, codes for integral components o ...
Myocardial perfusion scanning plays a significant role in diagnostic and therapeutic decision making in cardiac disease. These refer to a group of ...
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM) is a relatively common disorder. Historically, it has been referred to as idiopathic hypertrophic su ...
Single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) is a nuclear imaging modality used frequently in diagnostic medicine. At its most basic level, S ...
Evaluating a patient who presents with cardiac symptoms is a complex and multi-step process. In addition to obtaining a thorough history, a detaile ...
Ultrasonography is the use of sound waves to generate medical diagnostic images. The portability, cost-effectiveness, and non-invasive nature of ul ...
German physician Joseph Friedrich Sobernheim coined the term "myocarditis" in 1837, which translates to "inflammation of the myocardium." ...
The left atrium (LA) is a crucial component of the cardiac physiology that partakes in collecting blood into the heart and modulates left ventricul ...
Primary cardiac tumors are rare entities, and the majority of these are benign. In adults, papillary fibroelastomas (PFEs) and cardiac myxomas are ...
Hypertensive heart disease refers to a constellation of changes in the left ventricle, left atrium, and coronary arteries as a result of chronic bl ...
Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a disease of the heart muscle characterized by enlargement and dilation of one or both of the ventricles ...
Echocardiography is a technique utilizing ultrasound to study the cardiac system from an anatomical and a physiologic standpoint. The advances in e ...
Amgad N Makaryus MD Associate Professor Chairman Zucker School Medicine/Hofstra/Northwell FACC, FACP, FASE, FSCCT East Meadow NY
Vijai S Tivakaran DO Professor Director, Noninvasive Cardiology Kettering Health Network FACC, FACOI, FASE, FASNC, FSCCT, RPVI Xenia OH
Abraham B Bornstein MD Professor MD Maharishi University of Management FACC: Fellow of the American College of Cardiology Fairfield IA
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