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Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam Overview
How many hours is the Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam?
The Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam?
The Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam is 200 questions.
What topics are covered on the Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam?
Topics include: Principles, Cardiovascular, Hematology, Instrumentation, Monitory, Anesthetic Delivery Systems, Endocrine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Regional Anesthesia, and Pain Management, Renal, Genital, Urologic, GI, and Clinical Subspecialties
Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam MCQs (995)
Our question bank for the Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 17 questions
- Cardiovascular - 195 questions
- Connective Tissue - 6 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 88 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 51 questions
- Eyes - 19 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 92 questions
- Genetics - 5 questions
- Genitourinary - 25 questions
- Growth and Development - 7 questions
- Gynecologic - 13 questions
- Hematologic - 52 questions
- Infectious - 34 questions
- Integument - 22 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 167 questions
- Nervous - 417 questions
- Nutrition - 8 questions
- Obstetric - 50 questions
- Oncologic - 35 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 13 questions
- Pulmonary - 332 questions
- Renal - 19 questions
- Surgery - 536 questions
- Toxicology - 85 questions
- Trauma - 138 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 42 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 13 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 230 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 44 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 362 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 4 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 543 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Causes - 439 questions
- Classification - 153 questions
- Differential - 249 questions
- Epidemiology - 11 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 93 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 92 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 237 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 167 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 100 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 9 questions
- History Physical - 1014 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 426 questions
- Patient Education - 8 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 672 questions
- Toxicology - 56 questions
- Treatment Medical - 767 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 2 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 9 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 3 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 483 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 57 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 144 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 8 questions
- Drug Information - 125 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 72 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 13 questions
Certified Anesthesiology Assistant Exam Articles (549)
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The sciatic nerve is the workhorse of the lower extremity, supplying the vast majority of the motor and sensory function to the lower limb. It supp ...
In 1908, August Karl Bier published his first paper on intravenous anesthesia. Bier was known for his work with spinal anesthetics, and this techni ...
Syndactyly is one of the most common congenital anomalies of the extremities. Syndactyly refers to the soft tissue and/or osseous fusion of ad ...
Rapid sequence intubation (RSI) is a technique that is used when rapid control of the airway is needed as a precaution for patients that may have r ...
An awake craniotomy is a surgical procedure in which the patient is deliberately kept awake during the whole surgical process or a portion of ...
Glottic stenosis describes a fixed narrowing of the upper airway at the level of the glottis. The glottis is the portion of the larynx containing t ...
Isoflurane is a volatile anesthetic that is approved by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) for the induction and maintenance of general anesthes ...
Subcutaneous emphysema is the de novo generation or infiltration of air in the subcutaneous layer of skin. Skin is composed of the epidermis and de ...
Tracheostomy is a procedure where an artificial airway is established surgically or percutaneously in the cervical trachea. The term “tracheo ...
Pulmonary edema can be defined as an abnormal accumulation of extravascular fluid in the lung parenchyma. This process leads to diminished gas exch ...
The normal intracranial pressure (ICP) ranges within 7 to 15 mm Hg while in the vertical position, it does not exceed −15 mm Hg. Overnight sl ...
Viral hepatitis, a significant health care burden worldwide, is defined as virally mediated liver inflammation. Numerous viruses are known to ...
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 ...
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