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Neurosurgery Exam Overview
How many hours is the Neurosurgery Exam?
The Neurosurgery Exam is 8 hours.
How many questions is the Neurosurgery Exam?
The Neurosurgery Exam is 375 questions.
What topics are covered on the Neurosurgery Exam?
Topics include: Neuroanatomy - 13%, Neurosciences - 8%, Neuropathology - 11%, Neuroimaging - 15%, Clinical Neurology - 11%, Neurosurgery - 22%, Critical Care/Fundamental Clinical Skills - 17%, and Core Competencies - 2%
Neurosurgery Exam MCQs (2,577)
Our question bank for the Neurosurgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 6 questions
- Cardiovascular - 247 questions
- Connective Tissue - 38 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 113 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 91 questions
- Eyes - 114 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 18 questions
- Genetics - 42 questions
- Genitourinary - 18 questions
- Growth and Development - 80 questions
- Gynecologic - 12 questions
- Hematologic - 36 questions
- Infectious - 148 questions
- Integument - 25 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 704 questions
- Nervous - 2560 questions
- Nutrition - 10 questions
- Obstetric - 20 questions
- Oncologic - 409 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 19 questions
- Pulmonary - 39 questions
- Renal - 23 questions
- Surgery - 560 questions
- Toxicology - 27 questions
- Trauma - 566 questions
- Teeth/Oral - 2 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 22 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 6 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 4 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 80 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 16 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 784 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 4 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 880 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 3 questions
- Causes - 1160 questions
- Classification - 290 questions
- Differential - 1323 questions
- Epidemiology - 59 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 470 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 202 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 129 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 19 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 291 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1554 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 7 questions
- History Physical - 2478 questions
- Legal - 9 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1421 questions
- Patient Education - 52 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1547 questions
- Toxicology - 18 questions
- Treatment Medical - 587 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 27 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 8 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 42 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 15 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 851 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 84 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 54 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 34 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 19 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 5 questions
Neurosurgery Exam Articles (962)
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