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We have 564 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 221 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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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 (564)
Our question bank for the Nephrology Clerkship Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 34 questions
- Cardiovascular - 107 questions
- Connective Tissue - 22 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 5 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 120 questions
- Eyes - 3 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 32 questions
- Genetics - 10 questions
- Genitourinary - 116 questions
- Growth and Development - 4 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 44 questions
- Infectious - 80 questions
- Integument - 9 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 26 questions
- Nervous - 31 questions
- Nutrition - 12 questions
- Obstetric - 7 questions
- Oncologic - 41 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 5 questions
- Pulmonary - 36 questions
- Renal - 570 questions
- Surgery - 25 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) - 83 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 154 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 201 questions
- Causes - 290 questions
- Classification - 62 questions
- Differential - 314 questions
- Epidemiology - 18 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 181 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 392 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 41 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 6 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 100 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 149 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 5 questions
- History Physical - 619 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 346 questions
- Patient Education - 11 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 359 questions
- Toxicology - 31 questions
- Treatment Medical - 310 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 43 questions
- Clinical Education - 7 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 70 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 5 questions
- Drug Information - 62 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 30 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 10 questions
Nephrology Clerkship Exam Articles (221)
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Phosphate is one of the most important molecular elements to normal cellular functions within the body. It acts as an integral component of nucleic ...
The kidneys have many important functions in the human body. They are the major organs for maintaining fluids and electrolytes balance, they do not ...
Dialysis catheters are artificial indwelling transcutaneous conduits that are used to access the intravascular space or the intraperitoneal space f ...
The pericardium is the fibroelastic sac surrounding the heart. It is composed of two layers, visceral and parietal, that are separated by a "potent ...
Hypercalcemia is referred to as serum calcium (Ca) level over two standard deviations above the average mean values. That equates to the total ...
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA (HMG-CoA) reductase inhibitors, also known as "statins," are used adjunctively to diet and exercise to treat hyperch ...
Hypertension affects about 30% of adults in the United States. Most cases are due to essenti ...
Aldosterone is a mineralocorticoid hormone. It is secreted by the zona glomerulosa, the outermost layer of the Adrenal cortex. Excess production of ...
Renal calculi are the products of crystallization of specific stone-forming components seen in about 10% of people, and 80% of these are calcium st ...
Cholecalciferol, also known as vitamin D3, is a secosteroid produced by the skin and can also present in certain foods such as dairy products, eggs ...
The relationship between infections and renal calculi has been known since the time of Hippocrates, but it was not until 1817 that Marcet identifie ...
Nephrocalcinosis, a term first coined in 1934 by Fuller Albright, refers to augmented calcium content within the kidney which can be in the fo ...
The primary role of fluid resuscitation is to maintain organ perfusion (hemodynamics) and substrate (oxygen, electrolytes, among others) ...
Continuous renal replacement therapy is one of the renal replacement methods that include intermittent hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. It is ...
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
Muhammad Faisal Hashmi MBBS National Health Service Naas
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