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Hypertension Specialist Exam Overview
How many hours is the Hypertension Specialist Exam?
The Hypertension Specialist Exam is 3.5 hours.
How many questions is the Hypertension Specialist Exam?
The Hypertension Specialist Exam is 200 questions.
What topics are covered on the Hypertension Specialist Exam?
Topics include: Basic Science - 15%, Diagnostic Evaluation - 10%, Secondary - 20%, Treatment - 35%, and Treatment Special Conditions - 20%
Hypertension Specialist Exam MCQs (280)
Our question bank for the Hypertension Specialist Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 5 questions
- Cardiovascular - 260 questions
- Connective Tissue - 3 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 55 questions
- Eyes - 9 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 7 questions
- Genetics - 4 questions
- Genitourinary - 6 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 5 questions
- Infectious - 4 questions
- Integument - 4 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 4 questions
- Nervous - 20 questions
- Nutrition - 8 questions
- Obstetric - 20 questions
- Oncologic - 7 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 14 questions
- Renal - 91 questions
- Surgery - 10 questions
- Toxicology - 21 questions
- Trauma - 4 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 14 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 91 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 3 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 52 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 111 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Causes - 138 questions
- Classification - 42 questions
- Differential - 93 questions
- Epidemiology - 6 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 51 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 89 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 35 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 34 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 45 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 15 questions
- History Physical - 295 questions
- Pathophysiology - 142 questions
- Patient Education - 18 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 168 questions
- Toxicology - 17 questions
- Treatment Medical - 223 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 14 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 1 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 77 questions
- Drug Information - 90 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 31 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 6 questions
Hypertension Specialist Exam Articles (118)
Isolated systolic hypertension is the predominant form of hypertension in the elderly population. ...
Nebivolol is an FDA approved medication used to treat hypertension. Beta-blockers are a clas ...
Hypertensive urgency is a marked elevation in blood pressure without evidence of target organ damage, such as pulmonary edema, cardiac ischemi ...
Renal artery stenosis, the most common cause of secondary hypertension, is predominantly caused by atherosclerotic renovascular disease. Fibromuscu ...
Hypertension (HTN) is the most common medical diagnosis. It results in end-organ damage in the vasculature, heart, brain, kidneys, and eyes. It is ...
First described by William Sealy Gosset in 1908, when he published his article under the pseudonym 'student' while working for a brewery.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) are the most commonly indicated medications in the treatment of cardiovascular and renal diseases, ...
In the last 50 years in the United States, clinicians have seen a rise in diseases, including hypertension, diabetes, obesity, and coronary artery ...
One of the most common inherited disorders affecting connective tissue, Marfan syndrome (MFS) is an autosomal dominant condition with a reported in ...
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is characterized by episodes of complete or partial collapse of the airway with an associated decrease in oxygen satu ...
Traditionally, blood pressure is measured using the auscultatory method with a sphygmomanometer and stethoscope. According to the American College ...
Felodipine is an agent in the dihydropyridine class of calcium channel blockers. Felodipine is FDA approved and indicated in the treatment of essen ...
Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), abnormal focal dilation of the abdominal aorta, is a life-threatening condition that requires monitoring or treatm ...
Scleroderma renal crisis is a life-threatening complication of scleroderma and presents with the abrupt onset of severe hypertension accompanied by ...
Calcium gluconate is the calcium salt of gluconic acid. Gluconic acid is an oxidation product of glucose. There is 93 mg of elemental calcium in a ...
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