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We have 2,650 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 1,169 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Cardiovascular and Thoracic PA Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ 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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Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam Overview
How many hours is the Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam?
The Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam is 2 hours.
How many questions is the Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam?
The Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam is 120 questions.
What topics are covered on the Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam?
Topics include: Advanced Level Knowledge in Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam MCQs (2,650)
Our question bank for the Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 27 questions
- Cardiovascular - 2270 questions
- Connective Tissue - 35 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 46 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 120 questions
- Eyes - 10 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 104 questions
- Genetics - 32 questions
- Genitourinary - 15 questions
- Growth and Development - 32 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 118 questions
- Infectious - 205 questions
- Integument - 26 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 77 questions
- Nervous - 117 questions
- Nutrition - 14 questions
- Obstetric - 12 questions
- Oncologic - 120 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 15 questions
- Pulmonary - 668 questions
- Renal - 92 questions
- Surgery - 433 questions
- Toxicology - 65 questions
- Trauma - 162 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 16 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 38 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 10 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 261 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 70 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 760 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 5 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 844 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Causes - 1063 questions
- Classification - 213 questions
- Differential - 929 questions
- Epidemiology - 66 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 610 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 432 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 235 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 8 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 641 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 860 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 29 questions
- History Physical - 2588 questions
- Legal - 9 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1094 questions
- Patient Education - 51 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1337 questions
- Toxicology - 39 questions
- Treatment Medical - 1146 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 5 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 21 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 7 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 6 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 552 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 4 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 221 questions
- Drug Information - 209 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 67 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 13 questions
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Physician Assistant CAQ Exam Articles (1,169)
Supraventricular arrhythmias are a diverse group of atrial arrhythmias. Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter are the most com ...
The use of therapeutic hypothermia is not a new concept; its implementation can be found in literature dating back to the ancient Egyptians. The id ...
Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, and the cost of these hospitalizations is estimated ...
Retroperitoneal bleeding occurs when blood enters into space immediately behind the posterior reflection of the abdominal peritoneum. The organs of ...
An intracardiac abscess carries a high level of morbidity and mortality. The location of the abscess can be within the myocardium, endocardium, or ...
Nosocomial pneumonia or hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) is defined as pneumonia that occurs 48 hours or more after hospital admiss ...
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is a severe complication that can occur in patients exposed to any form or amount of heparin products. A fal ...
Patients with the clinical and biochemical signs and symptoms of hypoperfusion secondary to cardiac failure or cardiac arrest carry high short-term ...
By 2020, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is expected to be the third leading cause of death according to the epidemiological ...
The word "pneumonia" takes its origin from the ancient Greek word "pneumon," which means "lung," so the word "pneumonia" becomes "lung disease ...
Since ancient times, children around the world have been afflicted with cystic fibrosis that leads to shortened lifespans. In medieval Europe, thes ...
The ribs are the bony framework of the thoracic cavity. Generally, there are twelve pairs of ribs. Each rib articulates posteriorly with two thorac ...
Horseshoe kidneys are the most common fusion defect of the kidneys, but this still amounts to only about 0.25% of the population
The thoracic aorta consists of the aortic root, ascending aorta, aortic arch, and the descending aorta.
Paradoxical embolism is an uncommon cause for acute arterial occlusion. Paradoxical Embolism (PDE) occurs when a thrombus crosses an intracar ...
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