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Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination Overview
How many hours is the Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination?
The Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination?
The Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination is 150 questions.
What topics are covered on the Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination?
Topics include: Periopertive Care - 43%, Ancillary Duties - 20%, and Advanced Science - 36%
Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination MCQs (457)
Our question bank for the Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 5 questions
- Cardiovascular - 117 questions
- Connective Tissue - 16 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 44 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 60 questions
- Eyes - 14 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 48 questions
- Genitourinary - 21 questions
- Growth and Development - 4 questions
- Gynecologic - 25 questions
- Hematologic - 13 questions
- Infectious - 71 questions
- Integument - 32 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 137 questions
- Nervous - 145 questions
- Nutrition - 1 questions
- Obstetric - 13 questions
- Oncologic - 37 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 3 questions
- Pulmonary - 32 questions
- Renal - 7 questions
- Surgery - 202 questions
- Toxicology - 8 questions
- Trauma - 145 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 6 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 49 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 15 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 9 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 37 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 14 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 360 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 2 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 414 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 335 questions
- Classification - 34 questions
- Differential - 26 questions
- Epidemiology - 2 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 11 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 51 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 19 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 37 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 67 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 43 questions
- History Physical - 456 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 377 questions
- Patient Education - 7 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 178 questions
- Toxicology - 8 questions
- Treatment Medical - 71 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 5 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 156 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 9 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 11 questions
- Drug Information - 31 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 4 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Surgical First Assistant Certification Examination Articles (371)
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The supraclavicular block is a regional anesthetic technique used as an alternative or adjunct to general anesthesia or used for postoperative pain ...
Scott C Dulebohn MD Associate Professor ETSU, Meharry, LMU FAANS Johnson City TN
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