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We have 1,996 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 497 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 (1,996)
Our question bank for the Ophthalmology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 39 questions
- Cardiovascular - 89 questions
- Connective Tissue - 21 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 47 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 60 questions
- Eyes - 2140 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 27 questions
- Genetics - 91 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Growth and Development - 50 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 27 questions
- Infectious - 254 questions
- Integument - 120 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 71 questions
- Nervous - 291 questions
- Nutrition - 19 questions
- Obstetric - 6 questions
- Oncologic - 106 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 8 questions
- Pulmonary - 13 questions
- Renal - 5 questions
- Surgery - 268 questions
- Toxicology - 46 questions
- Trauma - 150 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 2 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 3 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 111 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 587 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 675 questions
- Causes - 891 questions
- Classification - 156 questions
- Differential - 1115 questions
- Epidemiology - 47 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 705 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 164 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 65 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 3 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 438 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 279 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 2038 questions
- Legal - 4 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1057 questions
- Patient Education - 65 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1000 questions
- Toxicology - 34 questions
- Treatment Medical - 615 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 4 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 8 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 514 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 62 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 95 questions
- Drug Information - 62 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 25 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 2 questions
Ophthalmology Exam Articles (497)
The eye is one of the most anatomically complex regions of the body, and often systemic diseases manifest in the eye, sometimes these ophthalmic ma ...
Albinism, from the Latin , meaning "white," is a group of heritable conditions associated with decreased or absent melanin in ectoder ...
Keratoconus (KC) is one of the most prevalent corneal ectatic disorders characterized by progressive, non-inflammatory changes in stromal collagen ...
Congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) are one of the most frequent skin lesions encountered at birth. They are composed of collections of melanocytes ( ...
Drusen bodies are extracellular deposits of lipids, proteins, and cellular debris which are found within the layers of the retina and appear as sma ...
Epidermoid cyst, also known as a sebaceous cyst, is a benign encapsulated, subepidermal nodule filled with keratin material. Although most co ...
The medical term xanthelasma palpebrarum is composed of two words. Xanthelasma, derived from ancient Greece, where "xanthos" means yellow and ...
Blunt injury to the eye can lead to various intrinsic eye injuries. Globe rupture and retrobulbar hematoma are two emergent entities that the clini ...
The term “ptosis” is derived from the Greek word falling and refers to drooping of a body part. Blepharoptosis is upper eyelid drooping ...
Hemolacria or bloody epiphora is the presence of blood in the tear. Alternative names of the condition include bloody tears, blood-stained ...
Microphthalmia is one of the most common congenital ocular malformations, characterized by a small yet identifiable eye and its elements.
The term coloboma derives from a Greek word “koloboma,” which means mutilated or curtailed or a hole or a defect in tissue. An eyelid c ...
Glaucoma is a set of ocular disorders often defined by increased intraocular pressures leading to optic neuropathy and vision loss if untreated.
Crohn disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) are two conditions commonly referred to as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). They are immunologicall ...
Cicatricial pemphigoid is a rare, chronic autoimmune blistering disorder which can produce scarring. It can affect the skin only, mucous membr ...
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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