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Geriatric Psychiatry Exam Overview
How many hours is the Geriatric Psychiatry Exam?
The Geriatric Psychiatry Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Geriatric Psychiatry Exam?
The Geriatric Psychiatry Exam is 220 questions.
What topics are covered on the Geriatric Psychiatry Exam?
Topics include: Aspects of Aging - Developmental, Psychological, and Social - 6-8%, Aspects of Aging - Biological - 6-8%, Psychopathology and Psychiatric Diagnosis - 17-23%, Diagnostic Methods - 9-11%, Treatment - 33-37%, Neuropsychiatric and Neurologic Aspects of Aging - 9-11%, and General Medicine/Psychiatry Interface - 9-11%
Geriatric Psychiatry Exam MCQs (188)
Our question bank for the Geriatric Psychiatry Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 9 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 7 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Integument - 4 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 3 questions
- Nervous - 97 questions
- Nutrition - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 2 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 179 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Renal - 1 questions
- Surgery - 5 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Trauma - 2 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 5 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 5 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 38 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 2 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 44 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 64 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 102 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 5 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Causes - 64 questions
- Classification - 25 questions
- Differential - 107 questions
- Epidemiology - 5 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 26 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 26 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 7 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 9 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 21 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 6 questions
- History Physical - 194 questions
- Legal - 4 questions
- Pathophysiology - 68 questions
- Patient Education - 13 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 107 questions
- Toxicology - 13 questions
- Treatment Medical - 124 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 3 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 4 questions
- Clinical Education - 4 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 41 questions
- Drug Information - 40 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 19 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Geriatric Psychiatry Exam Articles (123)
The Hippocratic Oath instructs physicians and other medical providers to first, “do no harm”. Similarly, the three ethical principles l ...
Originally known as "punch drunk" syndrome and first documented in boxers in the 1920s, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has grown to be a we ...
Muscarinic receptors are primarily on the postsynaptic cell membrane of smooth muscle, cardiac muscle, and exocrine gland cells. Muscarinic recepto ...
Over one-quarter of United States citizens suffer from chronic pain. It is among the most co ...
Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is a pattern of grandiosity, need for admiration, and lack of empathy per the Diagnostic and Statistical Ma ...
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) is a life-threatening syndrome associated with the use of dopamine-receptor antagonist medications or wit ...
The prevalence of mental disorders in the United States is approximately 30 percent. The global burden of disease statistics shows that four of the ...
The Joint Commission defines a sentinel event as an unexpected occurrence involving death, serious physical or psychological injury.
Seasonal depressive disorder is a condition known to occur to a small part of the United States population. It is also called seasonal affective di ...
Schizoaffective disorder is one of the most misdiagnosed psychiatric disorders in clinical practice.
Donepezil hydrochloride is an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor most commonly used for the treatment of Alzheimer disease.
Methylprednisolone is a systemic synthetic corticosteroid, which, just as the naturally occurring glucocorticoids, exerts a wide range of physiolog ...
Depressive cognitive disorders, also called pseudodementia (a term founded by Kiloh in the year 1961), is defined as the cognitive and functio ...
Agitation is a feeling of irritability or severe restlessness. It is a common sight in psychiatry units, emergency departments, and long-term care ...
Memory is a complex brain function to store and retrieve information. In humans, memories of life experiences collectively contribute to represent ...
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