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Orthopedic Surgery Exam Overview
How many hours is the Orthopedic Surgery Exam?
The Orthopedic Surgery Exam is 4 - 8 hours.
How many questions is the Orthopedic Surgery Exam?
The Orthopedic Surgery Exam is 200 - 250 questions.
What topics are covered on the Orthopedic Surgery Exam?
Topics include: Rehabilitation - 4%, Biomaterials/Biomechanics - 4%, Fractures/Bone Healing/Grafting - 10%, Bone and Soft Tissue Infections - 7%, Principles of Orthopedic Practice, Ethics, Epidemiology - 3%, Pediatric Orthopedics - 6%, Joint Reconstruction/Replacement - 13%, Joint Injuries - 7%,Neurology and Spinal Disorders - 7%, Orthopedic Pathology - 2%, Orthopedic Radiology and Imaging - 8%, Soft Tissue Physiology and Repair - 6%, Sports Medicine - 11%, Arthritis and Connective Tissue Disorders - 7%, and Ortho Medical and Traumatic Problems - 5%
Orthopedic Surgery Exam MCQs (2,978)
Our question bank for the Orthopedic Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 21 questions
- Cardiovascular - 79 questions
- Connective Tissue - 246 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 7 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 66 questions
- Eyes - 10 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 12 questions
- Genetics - 44 questions
- Genitourinary - 10 questions
- Growth and Development - 91 questions
- Gynecologic - 5 questions
- Hematologic - 23 questions
- Infectious - 156 questions
- Integument - 71 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 3052 questions
- Nervous - 674 questions
- Nutrition - 3 questions
- Obstetric - 15 questions
- Oncologic - 176 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 12 questions
- Pulmonary - 36 questions
- Renal - 17 questions
- Surgery - 727 questions
- Toxicology - 37 questions
- Trauma - 1207 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 53 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 14 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 8 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 88 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 28 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1151 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 4 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1219 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 6 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Causes - 1235 questions
- Classification - 418 questions
- Differential - 1394 questions
- Epidemiology - 70 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 504 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 263 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 94 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 20 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 317 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1546 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 17 questions
- History Physical - 3110 questions
- Legal - 6 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1347 questions
- Patient Education - 86 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1654 questions
- Toxicology - 27 questions
- Treatment Medical - 702 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 158 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 8 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 20 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 72 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 1073 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 6 questions
- Clinical Education - 68 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 50 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 38 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 26 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 5 questions
Orthopedic Surgery Exam Articles (913)
Transient synovitis (TS) is an acute, non-specific, inflammatory process affecting the joint synovium. TS of the hip is a common ca ...
Organ transplantation has emerged as an established treatment option for patients with end-stage disease processes such as end-stage renal disease ...
Inflammatory back pain (IBP) is a condition of pain localized to the axial spine and sacroiliac joints that is chronic and is differentiated from m ...
Myofascial pain is defined as a musculoskeletal disorder that causes pain in the area of a muscle in the body, and its surround ...
Steppage gait is the inability to lift the foot while walking due to the weakness of muscles that cause dorsiflexion of the ankle joint. Foot drop ...
The area between the lumbar vertebral bodies and sacral vertebral bodies is a transition zone at increased risk of injury due to the change in biom ...
In the United States, hip dislocations are responsible for significant morbidity and potentially mortality with deleterious consequences ...
Adamantinoma is a rare low-grade malignant bone tumor of uncertain histogenesis, which occurs commonly in the diaphyses and metaphyses of the ...
The foot receives its nerve supply from the superficial peroneal (fibular) nerve, deep fibular nerve, tibial nerve (and its branches), sural nerve, ...
Foot drop is an inability to lift the forefoot due to the weakness of dorsiflexors of the foot. This, in turn, can lead to an unsafe antalgic gait, ...
Heterotopic ossification (HO) is a frequent complication in the rehabilitation setting which consists of the formation of mature, lamellar bone in ...
Elbow trauma is a common entity in the acute care setting. In general, these injuries encompass a vast array of injury patterns from mild sof ...
Bone infection is called osteomyelitis. It is an acute or chronic inflammatory process involving the bone and its structures secondary to infection ...
The metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint of the thumb plays an important role in normal hand gripping and pinching. The radial and ulnar collateral liga ...
The Achilles tendon ranks as the strongest tendon in the human body. This tendon connects the plantaris, gastrocnemius, and soleus to the calc ...
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Matthew Varacallo MD Chief of Sports Medicine Director of Orthopedic Robotic Surgery Penn Highlands Healthcare System DuBois PA
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