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We have 3,726 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 2,130 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Geriatrics Medicine Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Geriatrics Medicine Physician subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Geriatric 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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Geriatric Exam Overview
How many hours is the Geriatric Exam?
The Geriatric Exam is 10 hours.
How many questions is the Geriatric Exam?
The Geriatric Exam is 240 questions.
What topics are covered on the Geriatric Exam?
Topics include: Gerontology - 5%, Diseases in the Elderly - 45%, Geriatric Psychiatry - 8.5%, Geriatric Syndromes - 22.5%, Functional Assessment, and Rehabilitation - 3%, and Caring for Elderly Patients - 16%
Geriatric Exam MCQs (3,726)
Our question bank for the Geriatric Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 96 questions
- Cardiovascular - 1163 questions
- Connective Tissue - 70 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 118 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 397 questions
- Eyes - 135 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 634 questions
- Genetics - 9 questions
- Genitourinary - 205 questions
- Growth and Development - 2 questions
- Gynecologic - 48 questions
- Hematologic - 280 questions
- Infectious - 556 questions
- Integument - 233 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 471 questions
- Nervous - 840 questions
- Nutrition - 95 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 432 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 219 questions
- Pulmonary - 508 questions
- Renal - 319 questions
- Surgery - 269 questions
- Toxicology - 227 questions
- Trauma - 147 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 55 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 15 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 61 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 40 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 561 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 30 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1141 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 71 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1539 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 12 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 33 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 8 questions
- Causes - 2012 questions
- Classification - 234 questions
- Differential - 1718 questions
- Epidemiology - 90 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 965 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1208 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 276 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 12 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 683 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1016 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 71 questions
- History Physical - 3906 questions
- Legal - 21 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2246 questions
- Patient Education - 121 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2122 questions
- Toxicology - 188 questions
- Treatment Medical - 2013 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 32 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 8 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 26 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 18 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 340 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 41 questions
- Clinical Education - 15 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 483 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 485 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 193 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 46 questions
Geriatric Exam Articles (2,130)
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Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord is a neurological complication of vitamin B12 (cobalamin) deficiency. A deficiency of vitamin B12 ...
Vasculitides are a group of highly variable disorders characterized by inflammation of the vessel walls in various organ systems. Vasculitis can ta ...
Cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP) is the net pressure gradient that drives oxygen delivery to cerebral tissue. It is the difference between the mea ...
The brain and spinal cord are enveloped within three layers of membrane collectively known as the meninges, with the cranial meninges specifically ...
The diagnosis of cardiac emergencies is one of the most crucial tasks delegated to the emergency physician. The broad differential diagnosis of che ...
Tricuspid regurgitation is comparatively a common anomaly. Structural modifications of any or all of the tricuspid valve apparatus may cause t ...
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1) is a rare endocrine tumor syndrome with high penetrance. This syndrome is also known as Wermer Syndrome. ...
Charcot-Bouchard aneurysms are minute aneurysms (microaneurysms) in the brain that occur in small penetrating blood vessels with a diameter that is ...
Phosphate is an abundant mineral found in the body. The body store of phosphate is 500 to 800 g, with 85% of the total body phosphate present in cr ...
Keratoacanthoma (KA) is a low-grade, rapidly growing, 1 to 2 cm dome-shaped skin tumor with a centralized keratinous plug. Over the past hundred ye ...
Spinal cord stimulation uses pulsed electrical energy near the spinal cord to manage pain. Initiall ...
The A-a gradient, or the alveolar-arterial gradient, measures the difference between the oxygen concentration in the alveoli and arterial system. T ...
High anion gap metabolic acidosis (HAGMA) is a subcategory of acidosis of metabolic (i.e., non-respiratory) etiology. Differentiation of acido ...
is a fungus found throughout the world that can cause infection in primarily immunocompromised hosts and individuals with the ...
Rafay Latif MD Assistant Professor Attending Physician Columbia University / Jacobi Med Center American Geriatric Society New Hyde Park NY
Lynn M Wilson DO Private Practice Attending Lehigh Valley Health System, USF CAQ in Geriatrics through ABFM/ABIM Allentown PA
Priya Mendiratta MD, MPH, AGSF Associate Professor Clerkship and Education Director University of Arkansas ABFM Little Rock AR
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