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We have 605 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 271 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 (605)
Our question bank for the Hand Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 27 questions
- Connective Tissue - 75 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 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 - 75 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 532 questions
- Nervous - 183 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 17 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 5 questions
- Renal - 3 questions
- Surgery - 177 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Trauma - 300 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) - 8 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 234 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 246 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Causes - 249 questions
- Classification - 96 questions
- Differential - 258 questions
- Epidemiology - 8 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 59 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 19 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 13 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 53 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 194 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 607 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 256 questions
- Patient Education - 18 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 319 questions
- Toxicology - 7 questions
- Treatment Medical - 124 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 22 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 14 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 265 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 18 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 (271)
The wrist is a highly complicated and adaptable structure. Many small carpal joints enable significant motion in the coronal and sagittal planes an ...
Functional deficits in the hand arise most commonly as sequelae of radial, median, or ulnar nerve injury, but can also be secondary to brachial ple ...
Tetanus is an infection characterized by a state of generalized hypertonia that manifests in the form of painful muscle spasms of the jaw and neck. ...
Plantar fibromatosis is a benign fibroblastic, connective tissue proliferative disorder of the superficial plantar aponeurosis of the foot. It ...
The metacarpophalangeal (MP or MCP) joint, also known as “the knuckle,” is formed by the articulation of the metacarpal head and proxim ...
The ulna is one of the two forearm long bones that, in conjunction with the radius, make up the antebrachium. The bone spans from the elbow to the ...
The metacarpals form the osseous base of the complex lever system of flexor and extensor tendons of the hand. Understandably, fractures of th ...
The Allen test (AT) is used to assess collateral blood flow within the hands, specifically testing for the presence of a complete palmar arch. Edga ...
Wrist dislocations can occur at the radiocarpal joint, the midcarpal joint, the distal radioulnar joint or may represent a combination of these inj ...
Peripheral nerve injuries frequently occur as a consequence of trauma. They may arise from various mechanisms, including laceration, contusion, str ...
In 1908, August Karl Bier published his first paper on intravenous anesthesia. Bier was known for his work with spinal anesthetics, and this techni ...
Neck pain is widespread and causes significant pain and disability. Workers with a history of neck pain account for up to 40% of work absenteeism.
The flap design requires creativity and planning from the surgeon. The surgeon must be aware that the donor site must be perfectly closed in a func ...
Lidocaine, formerly also referred to as lignocaine, is an amide local anesthetic agent. First synthesized between 1943 and 1946 by Nils Lö ...
Medial epicondyle apophysitis (MEA), also known as little league elbow, is an overuse injury prevalent among adolescent athletes whose sport involv ...
Shruti C Tannan MD Assistant Professor Wake Forest University School of Med Winston Salem NC
Richard P Goodrich DO, MBA, MS Adjunct Professor Director of Health Services United States Navy, Lifespan, Liberty University Middletown RI
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