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We have 580 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 264 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 (580)
Our question bank for the Hand Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 27 questions
- Connective Tissue - 70 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 5 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Genetics - 11 questions
- Genitourinary - 1 questions
- Growth and Development - 10 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 31 questions
- Integument - 75 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 505 questions
- Nervous - 179 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 17 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 4 questions
- Renal - 3 questions
- Surgery - 164 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Trauma - 285 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 12 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 7 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 211 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 221 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Causes - 244 questions
- Classification - 94 questions
- Differential - 239 questions
- Epidemiology - 8 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 56 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 18 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 11 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 52 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 178 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 582 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 241 questions
- Patient Education - 17 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 303 questions
- Toxicology - 7 questions
- Treatment Medical - 119 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 21 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 12 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 251 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 17 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 5 questions
- Drug Information - 4 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 3 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Hand Surgery Exam Articles (264)
A melanoma is a tumor produced by the malignant transformation of melanocytes. Melanocytes are derived from the neural crest; consequently, melanom ...
In 1953, Dr. Herman Pinkus first described the fibroepithelial tumor of Pinkus (FEP) as a pre-malignant epithelial tumor. Altho ...
Laugier-Hunziker syndrome, also known as Laugier-Gerbig-Hunziker syndrome or Laugier-Hunziker-Baran syndrome or idiopathic lenticular mucocutaneous ...
Hands can perform a wide variety of functions; they provide us with agility, dexterity, and skills to perform both gross and fine motor movements. ...
Radial tunnel syndrome refers to a rare compressive neuropathy of the posterior interosseous nerve (PIN) as it passes through the radial tunnel res ...
The upper extremity (UE) is comprised of its associated muscles, nerves, and vessels, organized into anatomical compartments.
In 1908, August Karl Bier published his first paper on intravenous anesthesia. Bier was known for his work with spinal anesthetics, and this techni ...
The ulnar nerve is one of the 5 terminal branches of the brachial plexus, arising from the medial cord. It supplies motor and sensory innervation t ...
The hand serves as the origin and/or insertion for a vast number of muscles. The intrinsic muscles of the hand contain the origin and insertions wi ...
The wrist is one of the most complex joints in the human body, allowing for stability during movement in all three cardinal planes of the human bod ...
Hypertrophic scarring represents an undesirable variant in the wound healing process. Another variant of wound healing, the keloid scar, is often u ...
The earliest written description of a brachial plexus injury (BPI) is attributed to Homer circa 800 BC in his depiction of a battle during which He ...
Wrist arthrodesis, also known as wrist fusion, is a procedure in which the wrist joint is immobilized by fusing the radius to the carpal bones. It ...
Cleft hand, otherwise referred to as ectrodactyly or colloquially as "split hand," is defined as a central longitudinal deficiency expressed as sup ...
An M-plasty is an excisional technique used to remove standing cutaneous deformities, also known as dog ears, from the end of a linear repair. Dog ...
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