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We have 1,622 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 461 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Ophthalmology Board Certification Examination . You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Ophthalmologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Ophthalmology 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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Ophthalmology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Ophthalmology Exam?
The Ophthalmology Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Ophthalmology Exam?
The Ophthalmology Exam is 250 questions.
What topics are covered on the Ophthalmology Exam?
Topics include: Lens and Cataract - 12%, Cornea, External Disease and Anterior Segment - 13%, Glaucoma - 13%, Neuro-Ophthalmology - 10%, Oculofacial, Plastics, and Orbit - 10%, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus - 11%, Refractive Management and Optics - 8%, Retina, Vitreous, and Intraocular Tumors - 15%, and Uveitis - 8%
Ophthalmology Exam MCQs (1,622)
Our question bank for the Ophthalmology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 36 questions
- Cardiovascular - 82 questions
- Connective Tissue - 20 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 44 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 56 questions
- Eyes - 1721 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 26 questions
- Genetics - 85 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Growth and Development - 45 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 26 questions
- Infectious - 227 questions
- Integument - 114 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 61 questions
- Nervous - 265 questions
- Nutrition - 18 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 86 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 8 questions
- Pulmonary - 13 questions
- Renal - 5 questions
- Surgery - 224 questions
- Toxicology - 35 questions
- Trauma - 124 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 2 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 4 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 87 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 514 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 577 questions
- Causes - 817 questions
- Classification - 140 questions
- Differential - 909 questions
- Epidemiology - 40 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 533 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 139 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 52 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 432 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 237 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 1758 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 878 questions
- Patient Education - 33 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 872 questions
- Toxicology - 24 questions
- Treatment Medical - 467 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 4 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 7 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 367 questions
- Clinical Education - 6 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 69 questions
- Drug Information - 42 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 17 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Ophthalmology Exam Articles (461)
The lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) belongs to the category of sensory projection nuclei of the thalamus and plays an essential role in norma ...
Conjunctivitis is a common cause of eye redness and subsequently a common complaint in the emergency department, urgent care, and primary care clin ...
Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) is a member of the Alphaherpesviridae subfamily. Its structure is composed of linear dsDNA, an icosahedral caps ...
The supratrochlear nerve block is a special procedure, which can be utilized to relieve pain in the mid-forehead region. It can provide anesthesia ...
Optic atrophy is a pathological term referring to optic nerve shrinkage caused by the degeneration of retinal ganglion cell (RGC) axons. The term & ...
Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is a disorder characterized by paroxysmal, involuntary twitching of facial muscles of one side of face innervated by ipsilat ...
The Amsler Grid is a square-shaped grid used to detect or monitor metamorphopsia or scotoma involving the central visual field in various disorders ...
Keratoconus (KC) is one of the most prevalent corneal ectatic disorders characterized by progressive, non-inflammatory changes in stromal collagen ...
Sarcoidosis is a multisystem disorder of unknown etiology that mostly affect young adults worldwide and presents with noncaseating granulomas in va ...
The human retina is the most metabolically expensive tissue in the human body. Processing visual input in the retina requires high quantities of ar ...
Ivabradine is FDA-approved in the United States for use in patients with symptoms due to stable heart failure and an ejection f ...
The optic tract is a bundle of nerve fibers that serves to carry visual information from the optic chiasm to the left and right lateral geniculate ...
Keratoconus (KCN) is a progressive bilateral corneal ectatic disorder. It manifests as characteristic cone-like steepening of the cornea asso ...
The ophthalmic artery being the first intradural branch of the carotid artery reflects the perfusion status of the vessel.
Lipemia retinalis (LR) is a retinal manifestation of chylomicronemia (hypertriglyceridemia). Ophthalmoscopic features are creamy-white discolo ...
Jim Wang MD Private Practice, Attending Kaiser Permanente Medical Center American Board of Ophthalmology Fontana CA
Shane J Havens MD Assistant Professor University of Nebraska Medical Center American Board of Ophthalmology - ABO Omaha NE
Koushik Tripathy MBBS, MD, FRCS Private Practice FAICO (Uveitis, and Retina- Vitreous), FICO (Uveitis and Retina) Kolkata
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