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Dermatology Board Exam Overview
How many hours is the Dermatology Board Exam?
The Dermatology Board Exam is 8 hours.
How many questions is the Dermatology Board Exam?
The Dermatology Board Exam is 300 questions.
What topics are covered on the Dermatology Board Exam?
Topics include: General Dermatology Visual Recognition - 20%, General Dermatology - 30%, Pediatric Dermatology - 12.5%, Surgical Dermatology - 12.5%, Dermatopathology - 12.5%, Research - 12.5%
Dermatology Board Exam MCQs (2,311)
Our question bank for the Dermatology Board Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 218 questions
- Cardiovascular - 57 questions
- Connective Tissue - 128 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 78 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 71 questions
- Eyes - 70 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 96 questions
- Genetics - 163 questions
- Genitourinary - 80 questions
- Growth and Development - 42 questions
- Gynecologic - 40 questions
- Hematologic - 77 questions
- Infectious - 505 questions
- Integument - 2375 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 134 questions
- Nervous - 95 questions
- Nutrition - 30 questions
- Obstetric - 30 questions
- Oncologic - 411 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 29 questions
- Pulmonary - 54 questions
- Renal - 32 questions
- Surgery - 108 questions
- Toxicology - 83 questions
- Trauma - 21 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 16 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 22 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 6 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 187 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 7 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 575 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 8 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 705 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 2 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 4 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 1041 questions
- Classification - 258 questions
- Differential - 1373 questions
- Epidemiology - 101 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 657 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 474 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 47 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 555 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 93 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 29 questions
- History Physical - 2418 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1129 questions
- Patient Education - 105 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 981 questions
- Toxicology - 63 questions
- Treatment Medical - 813 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 13 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 216 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 16 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 153 questions
- Drug Information - 155 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 67 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 3 questions
Dermatology Board Exam Articles (690)
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Traction alopecia occurs in individuals having hairstyles that produce a continuous pulling force on the hair roots. It usually occurs in women of ...
Pemphigus is a broad term used to describe a rare group of bullous autoimmune diseases that affect the skin and mucosal membranes. The hallmark pre ...
Ingrown toenail, also known as or , is the most common nail problem encountered in both general ...
Fat grafting is a technique where the harvested adipose tissue is injected into various compartments underneath the skin. The term autologous ...
Sir James Paget, in 1874, identified 15 female patients with chronic nipple lesions; all of them developed breast cancers later on. These lesions w ...
is a common and potentially lethal opportunistic pneumonia-causing fungus in immunocompromised patients.
Drug-induced pigmentation is a form of abnormal skin pigmentation that is caused by drugs through several different mechanisms. Several drugs have ...
Over 50 million Americans are affected by allergic rhinitis, and approximately 20 to 30 million are affected by asthma, which commonly has an ...
Folliculitis is a common, generally benign, skin condition in which the hair follicle becomes infected/inflamed and forms a pustule or erythematous ...
Clear cell acanthoma (CCA), also known as “Degos acanthoma” and “acanthome cellules Claires of Degos and Civatte,” was firs ...
Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon (KMP), first described in 1940, is a rare but life-threatening coagulopathy of infancy which presents with thrombocytop ...
Paget disease is a skeletal growth disorder in which abnormalities such as unusual bone growth can occur in several multifactoral ways. This i ...
Thermal burns are skin injuries caused by excessive heat, typically from contact with hot surfaces, hot liquids, steam, or flame. Most burns are mi ...
Infection from the varicella-zoster virus (VZV) most commonly occurs in childhood and is spread by airborne, droplet, and contact transmission. Her ...
Jonathan S Crane DO Dermatology Residency Program Director Sampson Regional Med Ctr / Campbell Univ FAAD, FAOCD Wilmington NC
Shyam B Verma MBBS, DVD Consultant Nirvan Skin Clinic FRCP (London), FAAD, Vadodara AL
Amanda M Oakley MB ChB, FRACP, PGDipHealInf Adjunct Associate Professor University of Auckland FNZDS, Honorary Member American Academy of Dermatology, Honorary International Fellow of American Dermatological Association, Honorary Member of Skin Cancer College of Australasia, Honorary Member of MelNet New Zealand Hamilton
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