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We have 6,086 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 2,400 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Emergency Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Emergency Medicine 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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Emergency Medicine Exam Overview
How many hours is the Emergency Medicine Exam?
The Emergency Medicine Exam is 6 - 8 hours.
How many questions is the Emergency Medicine Exam?
The Emergency Medicine Exam is 300 - 325 questions.
What topics are covered on the Emergency Medicine Exam?
Topics include: AOBEM® - Abdominal and gastrointestinal disorders: 7-9%, Cardiovascular disorders: 8-10%, Cutaneous disorders: 2-4%, Endocrine, metabolic and nutritional disorders: 4-6%, Environmental disorders: 2-4%, Head, ear, eye, nose and throat disorders: 4-6%, Hematologic and immune system disorders: 3-5%, Systemic infectious disorders: 5-7%, Musculoskeletal disorders (nontraumatic): 4-6%, Nervous system disorders: 4-6%, Obstetrics and gynecology disorders: 1-4%, Psychobehavioral disorders: 3-5%, Renal and urogenital disorders: 4-6%, Thoracic respiratory disorders: 7-9%, Toxicological disorders/Clinical pharmacy: 2-4%, Traumatic disorders and disaster medicine: 10-12%, Administrative aspects of emergency medicine/EMS: 2-4%, Procedures/skills: 7-9%; and ABEM® -Medical Knowledge, Patient Care, and Procedural Skills; Signs, Symptoms and Presentations - 10%, Abdominal & Gastrointestinal Disorders - 7%, Cardiovascular Disorders - 10%, Cutaneous Disorders - 3%, Endocrine, Metabolic & Nutritional Disorders - 5%, Environmental Disorders - 2%, Head, Ear, Eye, Nose & Throat Disorders - 4%, Hematologic Disorders - 3%, Immune System Disorders - 2%, Systemic Infectious Disorders - 7%, Musculoskeletal Disorders (Non-traumatic) - 3%, Nervous System Disorders - 6%, Obstetrics and Gynecology - 3%, Psychobehavioral Disorders - 2%, Renal and Urogenital Disorders - 3%, Thoracic-Respiratory Disorders - 7%, Toxicologic Disorders - 4%, Traumatic Disorders - 9%, Procedures & Skills - 8%, Other Components - 2%, Acuity Frames: Target: Critical - 30%, Emergent - 40%, Lower Acuity - 21%, and None - 9%
Emergency Medicine Exam MCQs (6,086)
Our question bank for the Emergency Medicine Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 126 questions
- Cardiovascular - 1415 questions
- Connective Tissue - 88 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 350 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 360 questions
- Eyes - 224 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 867 questions
- Genetics - 21 questions
- Genitourinary - 240 questions
- Growth and Development - 21 questions
- Gynecologic - 65 questions
- Hematologic - 327 questions
- Infectious - 1324 questions
- Integument - 376 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 918 questions
- Nervous - 1367 questions
- Nutrition - 45 questions
- Obstetric - 158 questions
- Oncologic - 97 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 225 questions
- Pulmonary - 895 questions
- Renal - 275 questions
- Surgery - 400 questions
- Toxicology - 790 questions
- Trauma - 1519 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 108 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 60 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 85 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 10 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 508 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 62 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1451 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 85 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1640 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 2 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 35 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 2720 questions
- Classification - 502 questions
- Differential - 2463 questions
- Epidemiology - 129 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 1092 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1429 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 387 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 15 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 763 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1722 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 84 questions
- History Physical - 6133 questions
- Legal - 68 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2501 questions
- Patient Education - 87 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2772 questions
- Toxicology - 492 questions
- Treatment Medical - 2857 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 30 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 128 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 5 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 11 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 669 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 60 questions
- Clinical Education - 64 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 393 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 4 questions
- Drug Information - 391 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 134 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 37 questions
Emergency Medicine Exam Articles (2,400)
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Bladder carcinoma (BC) is the most common neoplasm of the urinary system. Urothelial carcinoma (UC) is the most common histologic type of BC (appro ...
The sinoatrial node (SA) is the default pacemaker and therefore a crucial component of the heart's conduction system. It is located subepicardial a ...
Travelers’ diarrhea is a common ailment in persons traveling to resource-limited destinations overseas. Estimates indicate that it affects ne ...
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Human exposure to hyperbaric pressure occurs while diving and during hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Hypobaric exposures occur on&nb ...
Chandelier sign is a colloquial term for cervical motion tenderness (CMT). Cervical motion tenderness is a gynecological exam finding that could be ...
A laceration is a pattern of injury in which blunt forces result in a tear in the skin and underlying tissues. Lacerations in the scalp are differe ...
Most burns are small and are treated at home or by local providers as outpatients. This chapter will focus on the initial resuscitation and m ...
Parvovirus B19 is a non-enveloped, icosahedral virus, containing a single-stranded, linear DNA genome. This virus only infects humans. The vi ...
The medulla oblongata or simply medulla is the part of the brainstem. The medulla is continuous with the pons rostrally at the ...
Palpitations are one of the more common complaints of patients who presented to emergency departments, primary care providers, or cardiologists. In ...
Gastric ulcers are a common clinical presentation in the United States and often lead to the expenditure of millions of healthcare dollars. Th ...
Martin R Huecker MD Assistant Professor Research Director University of Louisville FACEP, FAAEM Louisville KY
Jason An MD Attending Associate Program Director Riverside Community Hospital/UCRiverside Riverside CA
James M Leaming MD, MMM Professor of Emergency Medicine Director Geisinger FACEP Camp HIll PA
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