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We have 3,378 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 1,340 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Neurology Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Neurologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Neurology 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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Neurology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Neurology Exam?
The Neurology Exam is 8 hours.
How many questions is the Neurology Exam?
The Neurology Exam is 400 questions.
What topics are covered on the Neurology Exam?
Topics include: Headache and pain disorders: 4-6%, Epilepsy and episodic disorder: 8-12%, Sleep disorders: 3-5%, Genetic and developmental disorders: 6-8%, Vascular neurology: 8-12%, Neuromuscular diseases: 8-12, Movement disorders: 8-12%, Neuroimmunologic disorders of the CNS: 8-12%, Neuroinfectious disease: 2-4%, Brain and spinal trauma: 2-4%, Neuro-opthalmologic and neuro-otologic disorders: 2-4%, Metabolic diseases, nutritional deficiency states, and disorders due to toxins, drugs, and physical agents: 3-5%, Neuro-oncology and paraneoplastic disorder: 1-3%, Behavioral neurology and neurocognitive disorders: 7-9%, Psychiatric disorders: 5-7%, Autonomic nervous system disorders: 1-3%, and Normal structure, process, and developmental processes through the life cycle: 2-4%
Neurology Exam MCQs (3,378)
Our question bank for the Neurology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 36 questions
- Cardiovascular - 403 questions
- Connective Tissue - 43 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 109 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 165 questions
- Eyes - 255 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 66 questions
- Genetics - 196 questions
- Genitourinary - 30 questions
- Growth and Development - 85 questions
- Gynecologic - 24 questions
- Hematologic - 64 questions
- Infectious - 323 questions
- Integument - 73 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 465 questions
- Nervous - 3629 questions
- Nutrition - 44 questions
- Obstetric - 33 questions
- Oncologic - 272 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 211 questions
- Pulmonary - 85 questions
- Renal - 45 questions
- Surgery - 193 questions
- Toxicology - 128 questions
- Trauma - 275 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 12 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 18 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 4 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 265 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 10 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 768 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 45 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 958 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 1708 questions
- Classification - 383 questions
- Differential - 1675 questions
- Epidemiology - 84 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 878 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 523 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 161 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 12 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 612 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1169 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 19 questions
- History Physical - 3620 questions
- Legal - 6 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1974 questions
- Patient Education - 69 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1732 questions
- Toxicology - 89 questions
- Treatment Medical - 1129 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 37 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 23 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 17 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 278 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 224 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 221 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 84 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 22 questions
Neurology Exam Articles (1,340)
In 1942, Seddon classified the severity of peripheral nerve injury (PNI) in three types; neurapraxia, axonotmesis, or neurotmesis.
Carotidynia, also known as Fay syndrome or TIPIC syndrome, is a very rare vascular disorder presenting with unilateral neck and facial pain. C ...
Thallium, a chemical element with the symbol TI, has an atomic number 81 of the periodic table. Thallium sulfate was once used as an ant ...
The sympathetic chain is a ganglionated chain present bilaterally extending from the base of the skull to the coccyx. It divides into cervical, tho ...
The mental status examination is the psychiatrist’s version of the physical examination. In 1918, Adolf Meyer developed an outline for a stan ...
Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) is an uncommon neurological disorder that affects movement, gait, balance, speech, swallowing, vision, eye mov ...
The quadrangular (or quadrilateral) space (QS) is named based on the shape of its anatomic boundaries. Located along the posterolateral ...
A subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) results from medical aneurysmal rupture or traumatic head injury. ...
An epidural blood patch (EBP) is a procedure in which a small volume of autologous blood is injected into a patient's epidural space to stop a leak ...
Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by the development of multiple tumors involving the central ner ...
Constantin Alexander von Economo, a psychiatrist and neurologist, reported in 1917 about encephalitis lethargica in front of the Vienna Psychiatric ...
Dementia is the colloquial term that denotes the nosological distinction of major neurocognitive disorder in Diagnostic and Statistical Manual 5 ed ...
The term mushroom refers to the fungal fruiting body. Anatomically, the prototypical mushroom comprises the stem and a cap with gills on the unders ...
According to the Committee on Classification of the World Federation of Neurology, chorea is defined as "a state of excessive, spontaneous movement ...
Pernicious anemia (PA) is megaloblastic anemia that results from a deficiency in cobalamin (vitamin B12) due to a deficit of intrinsic factor (IF). ...
Aninda B Acharya MD Associate Professor Saint Louis University St Louis MO
Rodrigo O Kuljis MD Professor Emeritus University of Miami United Council of Neurological Subspecialties Miami FL
Oleg Chernyshev MD, PhD Associate Professor Program Director Neurology Department Louisiana HSC, Sleep Medicine Division FAHA, FAASM Shreveport LA
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