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MRCS Part A Exam Overview
How many hours is the MRCS Part A Exam?
The MRCS Part A Exam is 5 hours.
How many questions is the MRCS Part A Exam?
The MRCS Part A Exam is 300 questions.
What topics are covered on the MRCS Part A Exam?
Topics include: Module 1: basic science knowledge relevant to surgical practice, Module 2: common surgical conditions, Module 3: basic surgical skills Module 4: the assessment and management of the surgical patient, Module 5: perioperative care of the surgical patient, Module 6: assessment and early treatment of the patient with trauma, Module 7: surgical care of the paediatric patient, Module 8: management of the dying patient, Module 9: organ and tissue transplantation, and Module 10: professional behaviour and leadership skills.
MRCS Part A Exam MCQs (5,674)
Our question bank for the MRCS Part A Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
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- Toxicology - 94 questions
- Trauma - 1548 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 166 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 29 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 74 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 26 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 295 questions
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- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 15 questions
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- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 3 questions
- Causes - 2969 questions
- Classification - 955 questions
- Differential - 2410 questions
- Epidemiology - 109 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 1109 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 975 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 392 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 44 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 939 questions
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- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 68 questions
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- Legal - 15 questions
- Pathophysiology - 3134 questions
- Patient Education - 142 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 3215 questions
- Toxicology - 61 questions
- Treatment Medical - 1522 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 42 questions
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- Treatment Rehabilitation - 18 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 2134 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 19 questions
- Clinical Education - 177 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 179 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 204 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 69 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 16 questions
MRCS Part A Exam Articles (2,626)
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Physicians have been using external fixation to treat fractures for more than 2000 years after being first described by Hippocrates as a way to imm ...
Acetabular fractures primarily occur in young people who are involved in high-velocity trauma. Since the advent of mandatory seatbelt use, th ...
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The tibial collateral ligament, also known as the medial collateral ligament (MCL), is a ligament extending from the medial epicondyle of the femur ...
The abdominal cavity is a closed cavity that acts as a protection for all the abdominal viscera. The abdominal wall is a physical barrier that ...
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is a rare malignancy arising from the secretory glands, most commonly seen involving the salivary glands. It account ...
The blood supply to the brain divides into an anterior and posterior circulation. The anterior circulation derives blood from the bilateral interna ...
The median nerve is one of the five terminal divisions of the brachial plexus. The convergence of the lateral and the medial cords form this nerve, ...
Cystic hygromas are one of the most commonly presenting lymphangiomas. They are congenital m ...
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Rui Wei MBBS, BSc, MRCS (RCSeng) Musgrove Park Hospital Bridgwater Somerset
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