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We have 6,158 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 2,416 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 (6,158)
Our question bank for the Emergency Medicine Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 129 questions
- Cardiovascular - 1422 questions
- Connective Tissue - 89 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 356 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 370 questions
- Eyes - 224 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 873 questions
- Genetics - 21 questions
- Genitourinary - 241 questions
- Growth and Development - 21 questions
- Gynecologic - 68 questions
- Hematologic - 326 questions
- Infectious - 1333 questions
- Integument - 379 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 920 questions
- Nervous - 1382 questions
- Nutrition - 46 questions
- Obstetric - 163 questions
- Oncologic - 98 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 238 questions
- Pulmonary - 910 questions
- Renal - 276 questions
- Surgery - 409 questions
- Toxicology - 814 questions
- Trauma - 1534 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 116 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 60 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 84 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 10 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 537 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 61 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1523 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 88 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1743 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 2 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 36 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 2777 questions
- Classification - 512 questions
- Differential - 2533 questions
- Epidemiology - 128 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 1113 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1458 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 414 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 15 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 758 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1733 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 84 questions
- History Physical - 6212 questions
- Legal - 74 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2537 questions
- Patient Education - 89 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2840 questions
- Toxicology - 510 questions
- Treatment Medical - 2902 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 30 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 132 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 5 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 11 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 673 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 63 questions
- Clinical Education - 75 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 415 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 4 questions
- Drug Information - 397 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 138 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 38 questions
Emergency Medicine Exam Articles (2,416)
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Serum sickness is an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity reaction that classically presents with fever, rash, polyarthritis or polyarthralgias ...
A broad spectrum of hand infections is commonly encountered by hand surgeons, primary care physicians, and emergency medicine practitioners.
Ultrasound is an imaging modality that has been in clinical use for approximately 50 years. Sokolov first described the potential for using this te ...
While major burns can cause considerable local damage and tissue injury, they can also result in a widespread inflammatory response that may affect ...
Tonometry is a common procedure employed by ophthalmologists to measure intraocular pressure (IOP) using a calibrated instrument. Instruments measu ...
Echocardiography is the use of ultrasound to evaluate the structural components of the heart in a minimally invasive strategy. Although, prior ...
The ankle joint is one of the most commonly injured joint and the most common type of fracture to be treated by orthopedic surgeons.
Epidural anesthesia is a technique for perioperative pain management with multiple applications in anesthesiology. It is useful as a primary anesth ...
Shigellosis is a form of bacterial diarrhea caused by gram-negative bacteria species. It is common in developing countr ...
Brief psychotic disorder (BPD) according to DSM-5 is the sudden onset of psychotic behavior that lasts less than 1 month followed by complete remis ...
Cardiac trauma can be grouped by method of injury as either blunt or penetrating with outcomes ranging from lethal injuries to spontaneously resolv ...
Megaloblastic anemia (MA) encompasses a heterogeneous group of anemias characterized by the presence in the bone marrow of large red blood cell pre ...
Diving in open waters is popular. It is enjoyed by novices and professionals alike. Many people dive for recreation, competitive sport, commercial ...
Oliguria is defined as urinary output less than 400 ml per day or less than 20 ml per hour and is one of the earliest signs of impaired renal funct ...
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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