Our review is designed to help you maximize your score on the Colorectal Surgery Exam. StatPearls questions and articles are linked directly to American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery® and American Osteopathic Board of Proctology® content outlines. Each review course is designed to empower you to assess your knowledge and understanding of medical principles and concepts found on the Colorectal Surgery Exam.
We have 352 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 187 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Colorectal Board Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Colorectal Surgeon subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Colorectal Surgery 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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Colorectal Surgery Exam Overview
How many hours is the Colorectal Surgery Exam?
The Colorectal Surgery Exam is 6 hours.
How many questions is the Colorectal Surgery Exam?
The Colorectal Surgery Exam is 300 questions.
What topics are covered on the Colorectal Surgery Exam?
Topics include: Anorectal Conditions: Hemorrhoids, Fissures, Abscesses, and Fistulas: Colorectal and Anal Tumors, Colon and Rectal Cancer Screening, Cancer Polyps Hereditary Tumor Syndromes, Familial Polyposis, Hereditary Non-polyposis Colon Cancer. Diverticulitis/Diverticulosis. Endoscopy of the Colon and Rectum: Rigid and Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Colonoscopy, Endoscopic Polypectomy, Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn's Disease. Physiologic Tests (Intestinal and Anorectal) for Evaluation and Management of: Anal Incontinence, Anal Rectal Pain, Constipation, Diarrhea, Rectal Prolapse, Anal Sphincter and Pelvic Floor, and Laparoscopic Colon Resection. Physiologic Test (Intestinal and Anorectal) for Evaluation and Management of: Anal Incontinence, Anal Rectal Pain, Constipation, Diarrhea, Rectal Prolapse, and Anal Sphincter and Pelvic Floor.
Colorectal Surgery Exam MCQs (352)
Our question bank for the Colorectal Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 4 questions
- Cardiovascular - 27 questions
- Connective Tissue - 6 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 7 questions
- Eyes - 2 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 384 questions
- Genetics - 18 questions
- Genitourinary - 22 questions
- Growth and Development - 9 questions
- Gynecologic - 4 questions
- Hematologic - 9 questions
- Infectious - 54 questions
- Integument - 10 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 8 questions
- Nervous - 11 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 4 questions
- Oncologic - 123 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Renal - 2 questions
- Surgery - 178 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Trauma - 28 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 42 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 4 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 10 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 12 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 144 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 177 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Causes - 170 questions
- Classification - 79 questions
- Differential - 196 questions
- Epidemiology - 6 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 84 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 76 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 53 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 7 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 117 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 123 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 8 questions
- History Physical - 370 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 144 questions
- Patient Education - 13 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 236 questions
- Toxicology - 1 questions
- Treatment Medical - 96 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 12 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 208 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 38 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 9 questions
- Drug Information - 14 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 3 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Colorectal Surgery Exam Articles (187)
Foreign body (FB) and food impaction are one of the most common gastrointestinal complaints seen in the emergency department.
Pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD) refers to a broad constellation of symptoms and anatomic changes related to abnormal function of the pelvic floor mu ...
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic immune-mediated disorder comprised of Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis. Ulcerative coli ...
Patients with malignancy often experience increased risk of thrombosis, both venous and arterial. Clinical venous thromboembolism (VTE) remains one ...
Bevacizumab is a humanized monoclonal antibody against vascular endothelial growth factor A (VEGF-A) and is used to treat the below conditions. Its ...
Meteorism is also known as tympanites.] The primary feature of meteorism is an accumulation of ga ...
Rectal foreign bodies (RFB) are not new to medical literature. One of the earliest examples of rectal foreign bodies (RFBs) ever rep ...
Adenocarcinoma is a malignant neoplasm arising from epithelial cells of the glands or glandular like structures. Adenocarcinoma can arise in multip ...
Hemorrhoidal disease is a common disorder requiring surgical intervention in approximately 10% of cases
Water is essential for the maintenance of life. As the major element of fluid compartments in the body, water makes up approximately 60% of body we ...
Mesenteric artery thrombosis (MAT) is a condition involving occlusion of the arterial vascular supply of the intestinal system. It is a severe ...
Intestinal trauma can result from blunt or penetrating abdominal injuries and can cause a wide range of injuries from intestinal bruising to i ...
Abdominal wall reconstruction has become a frequently used term to describe hernia repairs that try to recreate the abdominal wall and restore func ...
Rectocele is a variety of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) that involves the herniation of the rectum through the rectovaginal septum into the posterior ...
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in men and women and the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, with ...
Burt Cagir MD, FACS Professor TCMC, Robert Packer Hospital FACS Sayre PA
Aakash Gajjar MD Assistant Professor University of Texas Medical Branch American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, FACS, FASCRS Galveston TX
Anantha Padmanabhan MD Clinical Assistant Professor Ohio State University School of Medicine FASCRS, FACS Columbus OH
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