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NREMT® Basic Certification Exam Overview
How many hours is the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam?
The NREMT® Basic Certification Exam is 2 hours.
How many questions is the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam?
The NREMT® Basic Certification Exam is 70-120 questions.
What topics are covered on the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam?
Topics include: Airway, Respiration & Ventilation: 18-22%, Cardiology & Resuscitation: 20-24%, Trauma: 14-18%, Medical; Obstetrics & Gynecology: 27-31%, and EMS Operations: 10-14%
NREMT® Basic Certification Exam MCQs (301)
Our question bank for the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 6 questions
- Cardiovascular - 57 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 20 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 3 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 5 questions
- Genitourinary - 1 questions
- Infectious - 2 questions
- Integument - 6 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 33 questions
- Nervous - 27 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 4 questions
- Pulmonary - 53 questions
- Surgery - 1 questions
- Toxicology - 17 questions
- Trauma - 208 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 67 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 16 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 42 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 6 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 14 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 171 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 2 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 215 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 56 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 42 questions
- Classification - 30 questions
- Differential - 53 questions
- Epidemiology - 7 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 4 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 11 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 2 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 55 questions
- History Physical - 221 questions
- Legal - 44 questions
- Pathophysiology - 59 questions
- Patient Education - 7 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 98 questions
- Toxicology - 9 questions
- Treatment Medical - 76 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 225 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 2 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 24 questions
- Clinical Education - 4 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 8 questions
- Drug Information - 3 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 2 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
NREMT® Basic Certification Exam Articles (145)
According to the National Safety Council’s statistics, foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO) is the fourth leading cause of unintentional de ...
Hazardous waste, hazardous material, hazardous chemicals, and hazmat are synonymous terms that refer to agents that can cause injury or death to th ...
Electrical injuries are when high-energy current travels through the body due to contact with an electrical source. Injuries occur due to either th ...
Foreign body aspiration remains a significant cause of death in children for anatomic as well as developmental reasons. Choking is typically define ...
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is a clear protein- and glucose-rich liquid in the subarachnoid space of the central nervous system. It is found in the v ...
The prehospital care report form, for most services, records demographic data (name, address, billing information), vital signs (Glasgow Coma Scale ...
Pulseless ventricular tachycardia is a life-threatening cardiac arrhythmia in which coordinated ventricular contractions are replaced by very rapid ...
To be skillful at airway management, the provider must know the critical anatomical, physiological, and pathological features related to the airway ...
Hypoglycemia is often defined by a plasma glucose concentration below 70 mg/dL; however, signs and symptoms may not occur until plasma gl ...
Consciousness is the awareness of oneself and the environment and the ability to respond to external stimuli.
Abdominal thrusts or the Heimlich maneuver is a first-aid procedure used to treat upper airway obstruction caused by a foreign body. This skill is ...
One of the most important emergency medical services (EMS) roles is in-transit medical care for patients. It has transformed the role of the EMS pr ...
As defined by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, "(sudden) cardiac arrest is the sudden cessation of cardiac ac ...
Angina, or chest pain, is the most common symptom of ischemic heart disease, a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Chest pain can be ...
In 2018, the American College of Surgeons and its Committee on Trauma released the Tenth Edition of the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course. ...
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Ron Feller NRP, BSEd, MBA Professor Program Director Oklahoma City Community College Moore OK
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