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We have 550 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 209 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Nephrology USMLE® and COMLEX® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Nephrology Medical Student subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Nephrology Clerkship 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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The StatPearls nephrology practice exam questions, nephrology shelf assessment questions, nephrology practice test questions, nephrology shelf exam questions, nephrology qbank questions, and nephrology clerkship questions will help you achieve a top score on the Nephrology USMLE® and COMLEX® Examination. 227 authors and 9 editors have contributed to the development of the Nephrology Clerkship Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Nephrology Clerkship Exam Overview
How many hours is the Nephrology Clerkship Exam?
The Nephrology Clerkship Exam is 2.5 hours.
How many questions is the Nephrology Clerkship Exam?
The Nephrology Clerkship Exam is 125 questions.
What topics are covered on the Nephrology Clerkship Exam?
Topics include: The Nephrology examination is designed for end-of-course or end-of-clinical rotation/clerkship assessment for medical students. This examination preparation emphasizes core knowledge and elements of principles and practice in the discipline of Nephrology that is essential for a pre-doctoral medical student.
Nephrology Clerkship Exam MCQs (550)
Our question bank for the Nephrology Clerkship Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 34 questions
- Cardiovascular - 104 questions
- Connective Tissue - 22 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 4 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 109 questions
- Eyes - 3 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 31 questions
- Genetics - 10 questions
- Genitourinary - 120 questions
- Growth and Development - 4 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 44 questions
- Infectious - 79 questions
- Integument - 9 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 26 questions
- Nervous - 27 questions
- Nutrition - 12 questions
- Obstetric - 6 questions
- Oncologic - 41 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 4 questions
- Pulmonary - 33 questions
- Renal - 561 questions
- Surgery - 22 questions
- Toxicology - 36 questions
- Trauma - 9 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 4 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 2 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 2 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 72 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 140 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 178 questions
- Causes - 280 questions
- Classification - 63 questions
- Differential - 291 questions
- Epidemiology - 17 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 168 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 376 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 39 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 101 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 145 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 4 questions
- History Physical - 599 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 333 questions
- Patient Education - 12 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 338 questions
- Toxicology - 32 questions
- Treatment Medical - 305 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 37 questions
- Clinical Education - 7 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 63 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 5 questions
- Drug Information - 61 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 28 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 10 questions
Nephrology Clerkship Exam Articles (209)
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Pavan Annamaraju MD Assistant Professor MD Loma Linda University FACP FASN Abingdon VA
Anju Yadav MD, FASN Assistant Professor Assistant Director Thomas Jefferson University Fellow on American Society of Nephrology (FASN) Philadelphia PA
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