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We have 629 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 276 PubMed indexed review articles related to the American Board of Surgeons ABS® Qualifying Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Hand Surgeon subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Hand Surgery 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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Hand Surgery Exam Overview
How many hours is the Hand Surgery Exam?
The Hand Surgery Exam is 5 hours.
How many questions is the Hand Surgery Exam?
The Hand Surgery Exam is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the Hand Surgery Exam?
Topics include: Basic Science, Bone and Joint, Nerve, Muscle and Tendon, Wound Management, Vascular, Rehabilitation, and Miscellaneous
Hand Surgery Exam MCQs (629)
Our question bank for the Hand Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 31 questions
- Connective Tissue - 80 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 5 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 1 questions
- Genetics - 11 questions
- Genitourinary - 1 questions
- Growth and Development - 10 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 31 questions
- Integument - 76 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 564 questions
- Nervous - 190 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 18 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 5 questions
- Renal - 3 questions
- Surgery - 174 questions
- Toxicology - 10 questions
- Trauma - 330 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 11 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 8 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 7 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 230 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 244 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Causes - 251 questions
- Classification - 98 questions
- Differential - 297 questions
- Epidemiology - 8 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 67 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 20 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 14 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 54 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 223 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 642 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 274 questions
- Patient Education - 18 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 338 questions
- Toxicology - 7 questions
- Treatment Medical - 131 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 23 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 13 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 278 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 17 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 6 questions
- Drug Information - 4 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 3 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Hand Surgery Exam Articles (276)
Skin grafting is the transfer of cutaneous tissue from one portion of the body to another, often used to cover large wounds. The rationale of skin ...
Radial nerve entrapment is an uncommon diagnosis that is prone to under-recognition. Compression or entrapment can occur at any location ...
The hand plays a critical role in our interaction with the environment and provides us with the ability to interact with objects in space physicall ...
Z-plasty is a common interposition surgical technique utilized in plastic and reconstructive surgery to revise scars. Previously referred to as &ld ...
There are multiple compression neuropathies of the upper extremity. Some neuropathies, like carpal tunnel, are quite common; others like posterior ...
Forearm amputations form a part of the larger umbrella of upper extremity amputations, but are the most common type, and can occur at different lev ...
Local, random pattern flaps are workhorse reconstructive options for cutaneous defects. Advancement flaps are conceptually the simplest local flaps ...
Supernumerary digit, or polydactyly, is an autosomal dominant congenital defect of the upper and/or lower extremity that is typically discovered im ...
Scaphoid fractures are the most common carpal fractures and tend to occur in younger, active individuals. They account for 2% to 7% of al ...
A burn takes place when the skin comes into contact with a heat source. Burns can occur from many ...
The metacarpals form the osseous base of the complex lever system of flexor and extensor tendons of the hand. Understandably, fractures of th ...
An isolated fracture of the ulnar shaft is defined as a nightstick fracture. The injury derives its name from the idea that a suspect struck with a ...
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) are the regulating bodies of infection control, ...
A few years ago, the radial head was considered of little importance in the elbow anatomy and biomechanics, so its excision was frequently indicate ...
Mallet finger injuries are commonly encountered in everyday clinical practice. Mallet, which means hammer, was the term used to describe the hammer ...
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Richard P Goodrich DO, MBA, MS Adjunct Professor Director of Health Services United States Navy, Lifespan, Liberty University Middletown RI
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