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PANCE® Exam Overview
How many hours is the PANCE® Exam?
The PANCE® Exam is 5 hours.
How many questions is the PANCE® Exam?
The PANCE® Exam is 300 questions.
What topics are covered on the PANCE® Exam?
Topics include: Cardiology - 13%, Pulmonary - 10%, GI and Nutrition, Musculoskeletal - 8%, ENT - 7%, Reproductive - 7%, Neurology - 7%, Endocrinology - 7%, Infectious Disease, Psychiatry/Behavioral Science - 6%, Genitourinary - 5%, Renal - 5%, Dermatology - 5%, and Hematology - 5%
PANCE® Exam MCQs (14,433)
Our question bank for the PANCE® Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 622 questions
- Cardiovascular - 2568 questions
- Connective Tissue - 358 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 820 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 1653 questions
- Eyes - 534 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 2239 questions
- Genetics - 346 questions
- Genitourinary - 785 questions
- Growth and Development - 402 questions
- Gynecologic - 690 questions
- Hematologic - 974 questions
- Infectious - 3306 questions
- Integument - 1453 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 1896 questions
- Nervous - 2699 questions
- Nutrition - 389 questions
- Obstetric - 617 questions
- Oncologic - 1117 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1032 questions
- Pulmonary - 1512 questions
- Renal - 809 questions
- Surgery - 715 questions
- Toxicology - 939 questions
- Trauma - 918 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 230 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 121 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 434 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 77 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 1772 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 126 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 3419 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 415 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 4692 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 31 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 78 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 46 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 27 questions
- Causes - 7512 questions
- Classification - 1381 questions
- Differential - 6303 questions
- Epidemiology - 453 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 3211 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 4252 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 896 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 50 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 2046 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 3079 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 495 questions
- History Physical - 15013 questions
- Legal - 91 questions
- Pathophysiology - 7254 questions
- Patient Education - 791 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 6891 questions
- Toxicology - 664 questions
- Treatment Medical - 6966 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 115 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 60 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 31 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 63 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 927 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 118 questions
- Clinical Education - 169 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 1454 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 10 questions
- Drug Information - 1540 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 508 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 119 questions
PANCE® Exam Articles (4,519)
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