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We have 1,573 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 445 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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The StatPearls ophthalmology prep questions, ophthalmology review questions, and opthamology test questions will help you achieve a top score on the Ophthalmology Board Certification Examination . 393 authors and 13 editors have contributed to the development of the Ophthalmology Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
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 (1,573)
Our question bank for the Ophthalmology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 32 questions
- Cardiovascular - 79 questions
- Connective Tissue - 20 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 44 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 57 questions
- Eyes - 1667 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 25 questions
- Genetics - 84 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Growth and Development - 40 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 25 questions
- Infectious - 214 questions
- Integument - 102 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 61 questions
- Nervous - 261 questions
- Nutrition - 18 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 88 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 8 questions
- Pulmonary - 13 questions
- Renal - 5 questions
- Surgery - 204 questions
- Toxicology - 34 questions
- Trauma - 117 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 1 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 4 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 79 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 460 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 517 questions
- Causes - 790 questions
- Classification - 140 questions
- Differential - 862 questions
- Epidemiology - 40 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 510 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 130 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 47 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 423 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 225 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 1700 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 831 questions
- Patient Education - 31 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 816 questions
- Toxicology - 23 questions
- Treatment Medical - 458 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 4 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 7 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 342 questions
- Clinical Education - 6 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 64 questions
- Drug Information - 42 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 17 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Ophthalmology Exam Articles (445)
Carotid artery dissection is a condition whereby the layers of the carotid artery are spontaneously separated. This potentially compromises bl ...
Cortical blindness (CB) defined as loss of vision without any ophthalmological causes and with normal pupillary light reflexes due to bilateral les ...
The human retina is the most metabolically expensive tissue in the human body. Processing visual input in the retina requires high quantities of ar ...
The literal meaning of keratopathy is a disease of the cornea. Each keratopathy is seen in association with different clinical scenarios. Some may ...
Orbital cellulitis is defined as a serious infection that involves the muscle and fat located within the orbit. It is also sometimes referred to as ...
A corneal ulcer, a defect of the corneal epithelium involving the underlying stroma, is a potentially vision-threatening ocular emergency.
Spinal cord injury (SCI) accounts for multispectral neurological deficits and severely affects the dichotomous utilization of health resources, esp ...
In the early 1900s, Swedish physician Henrik Sjögren (SHOW-gren) first described a group of women whose chronic arthritis was accompanied by d ...
Migraine is a common and well-documented disorder first described in 1882 by Dr. Galezowski. Ocular or retinal migraines are generally defined as a ...
Interferons are glycoproteins that have antiviral, antiproliferative, and immunomodulatory functions. They are used widely for the treatment of man ...
Fuchs uveitis syndrome (FUS) is a chronic, typically unilateral mild anterior uveitis that was first described by Ernst Fuchs in 1906. FUS is also ...
Intracranial hypertension (IH) is a clinical condition that is associated with an elevation of the pressures within the cranium. The pressure in th ...
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is a primitive pediatric malignant soft tissue sarcoma of skeletal muscle phenotype that originates from a primitive mesench ...
Intraocular hemorrhage means bleeding inside the eye. Bleeding can occur from any of the structures of the eye where there is a presence of vascula ...
The ophthalmic artery is the first branch of the internal carotid artery. It comes off just distal to the cavernous sinus. The ophthalmic artery gi ...
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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