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We have 534 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 184 PubMed indexed review articles related to the NBPNS® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Nutrition Medicine Medical Doctor subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Nutrition 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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Nutrition Exam Overview
How many hours is the Nutrition Exam?
The Nutrition Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Nutrition Exam?
The Nutrition Exam is 250 questions.
What topics are covered on the Nutrition Exam?
Topics include: General Aspects of Nutrition - 10%, Wellness Promotion - 5%, Nutrients and Integrative Nutrition - 20%, Nutritional Status Assessment - 7%, Obesity - 25%, Disease-Specific Nutrition - 23%, and Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition Support - 8%
Nutrition Exam MCQs (534)
Our question bank for the Nutrition Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 13 questions
- Cardiovascular - 38 questions
- Connective Tissue - 8 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 4 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 190 questions
- Eyes - 20 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 166 questions
- Genetics - 17 questions
- Genitourinary - 5 questions
- Growth and Development - 28 questions
- Gynecologic - 6 questions
- Hematologic - 45 questions
- Infectious - 23 questions
- Integument - 42 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 33 questions
- Nervous - 59 questions
- Nutrition - 358 questions
- Obstetric - 12 questions
- Oncologic - 10 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 39 questions
- Pulmonary - 8 questions
- Renal - 16 questions
- Surgery - 45 questions
- Toxicology - 43 questions
- Trauma - 2 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 4 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 2 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 49 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 17 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 89 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 4 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 201 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 21 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 276 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 4 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 8 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 273 questions
- Classification - 40 questions
- Differential - 241 questions
- Epidemiology - 27 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 75 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 187 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 32 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 31 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 33 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 40 questions
- History Physical - 560 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 316 questions
- Patient Education - 98 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 316 questions
- Toxicology - 38 questions
- Treatment Medical - 252 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 4 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 2 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 47 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 2 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 56 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 68 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 28 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 5 questions
Nutrition Exam Articles (184)
Menkes kinky hair disease is a rare X-linked recessive progressive multisystemic disease of copper metabolism. Patients usually exhibit a severe cl ...
To maintain the physiological requirements of the body, it is essential to take a sufficient amount of micro and macronutrients; however, the overc ...
A nutrient is a substance providing nourishment to the body and is necessary for both growth and maintenance. Nutrients can fall into seven groups ...
Muehrcke's nails, also known as Muehrcke's lines, were first described by Dr. Robert Muehrcke's 1956 publication in the
Patients not ready for a regular diet due to elective or emergent procedures or who experience irregularity in gastrointestinal function, dysphagia ...
Spina Bifida is a congenital anomaly that arises from incomplete development of the neural tube. It is commonly used as a nonspecific term referrin ...
Obesity is a chronic disease with increasing prevalence worldwide, not only in adults but also in adolescents and children, and is now conside ...
A bland diet is a regimented diet option that a physician can use to help optimize his or her patient's overall health condition. The bland di ...
The definition of steatorrhea is an increase in fat excretion in the stools. Steatorrhea is one of the clinical features of fat malabsorp ...
CoQ10 is not FDA-approved to treat any medical condition, although it is widely available over-the-counter as a dietary supplement and recommended ...
Glycogen storage diseases (GSDs) are inherited inborn errors of metabolism (IEM) involving carbohydrate metabolism. IEMs are often caused by single ...
Zinc is a transition metal usually present in nature in its divalent state. It is considered an essential mineral as it is necessary for the produc ...
Renal stones are formed within the kidneys, and this is called nephrolithiasis. Urolithiasis is a condition that occurs when these stones exit the ...
Protein-losing enteropathy (PLE) is a condition in which excess loss of proteins occurs through the gastrointestinal tract due to different etiolog ...
Dental caries is a dynamic process that involves susceptible tooth surfaces, cariogenic bacteria like or
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