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We have 210 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 116 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Pathology Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Forensic Pathologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Forensics 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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Forensics Exam Overview
How many hours is the Forensics Exam?
The Forensics Exam is 6 hours.
How many questions is the Forensics Exam?
The Forensics Exam is 305 questions.
What topics are covered on the Forensics Exam?
Topics include: Pediatric Deaths - 2%, Cardiovascular System - 3%, Chronic Alcoholism - 3%, Central Nervous System - 3%, Respiratory System - 3%, Head and Neck - 1%, Genitourinary System - 1%, Hematopietic Lymphatic System - 1%, Hepatic Gastrointestinal Pancreatic System - 2%, Endocrine System - 1%, Skin - 1%, Bone, Joint, and Soft Tissue - 1%, Infectious Disease/Microbiology - 3%, Immune Deficiency Disorder - 1%, Nutritional Deficiencies - 1%, Obesity - 1%, Medicolegal Investigation of Natural Deaths - 2%, Mechanical and Physical Injury - 3%, Blunt Trauma - 3%, Asphyxia - 4%, Firearm Related Injuries - 4%, Bombs and Explosions - 2%, Sharp Injuries - 2%, Electrical and Lightning Injuries - 3%, Anaphylaxis Related Deaths - 1%, Venom Related Deaths - 1%, Deaths Due to Change in Atmosphere - 2%, Heat/Cold Exposure Deaths - 2%, Fire-Thermal Deaths - 2%, Radiation Injuries and Deaths - 1%, Chemical Injury - 3%, Analytic Methods - 1%, Interpretive - 1%, Environmental and Industrial Toxicology - 3%, Identification of Human Remains - 1%, Unnatural Deaths in Childhood - 1%, Elder Abuse - 1%, Pregnancy Related Deaths - 2%, Sex-Related Deaths - 2%, Deaths from Complications of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures - 2%, Water-Related Deaths - 2%, Psychiatric and Stress Related Deaths - 1%, History and Development of Forensic Pathology & Legal Medicine - 1%, Jurisprudence and Certification of Death - 2%, Criminalistics - 2%, Bioterrorism and Chemical Agents - 2%, Molecular Pathology - 2%, Transportation Related Deaths - 6%, In-custody Deaths - 2%, Postmortem Radiography - 1%, and Select Topics/Management - 2%
Forensics Exam MCQs (210)
Our question bank for the Forensics Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 39 questions
- Connective Tissue - 2 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 9 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 7 questions
- Eyes - 3 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 19 questions
- Genetics - 5 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Growth and Development - 8 questions
- Gynecologic - 7 questions
- Hematologic - 11 questions
- Infectious - 48 questions
- Integument - 13 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 18 questions
- Nervous - 27 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 6 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 8 questions
- Pulmonary - 20 questions
- Renal - 6 questions
- Surgery - 1 questions
- Toxicology - 65 questions
- Trauma - 69 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 19 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 4 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 6 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 12 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 1 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 66 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 109 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 13 questions
- Causes - 92 questions
- Classification - 30 questions
- Differential - 99 questions
- Epidemiology - 13 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 68 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 55 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 51 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 11 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 4 questions
- History Physical - 184 questions
- Legal - 50 questions
- Pathophysiology - 118 questions
- Patient Education - 4 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 118 questions
- Toxicology - 54 questions
- Treatment Medical - 20 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 5 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 18 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 13 questions
- Drug Information - 6 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 4 questions
Forensics Exam Articles (116)
Endomyocardial fibrosis (EMF) is a rare disease in North America but common in the tropical and subtropical regions of the developing world. It is ...
Myocardial infarction (MI), colloquially known as “heart attack,” is caused by decreased or complete cessation of blood flow to a ...
Strangulation injuries are a heterogeneous set of traumatic pathology that occurs as a result of mechanical force applied externally to the neck an ...
Gait analysis is known as 'the systematic study of human locomotion.' Forensic gait analysis or forensic gait comparison is defined as 'the assessm ...
Sexual assault evidence collection is the process of collecting specimens and documenting injuries of sexual assault victims to be used in the cour ...