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Pediatric Critical Care Exam Overview
How many hours is the Pediatric Critical Care Exam?
The Pediatric Critical Care Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Pediatric Critical Care Exam?
The Pediatric Critical Care Exam is 150 questions.
What topics are covered on the Pediatric Critical Care Exam?
Topics include: Normal Organ System Development and Function, Anatomy and Physiology, Pharmacology, and Pharmacokinetics - 16%, Multi-Oran Dysfunction - 5%, Respiratory System - 5%, CV System - 6%, Neurologic System - 6%, Inflammatory, Immunologic, and ID Syndromes - 5%, Kidney Diseases, Fluids, and Electrolyte Disturbances - 5%, Hematologic Disorders, and Neoplasms - 4%, Endocrine, and Metabolic Conditions - 4%, hepatobiliary and GI, and Nutrition for Critically Ill and Injured Children - 4%, Trauma - 4%, Toxicologic Illness, and Envenomations - 4%, Behavioral Health - 1%, Sedation and Analgesia - 6%, organ Support Therapies, and Monitoring - 9%, Procedures - 4%, End of Life - 4%, PICU Management and Coordination of Care - 1%, Professionalism, Leadership, Advocacy, and Education - 1%, Clinical Ethics -1%, and Core Knowledge In Scholarly Activities - 4%
Pediatric Critical Care Exam MCQs (960)
Our question bank for the Pediatric Critical Care Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 37 questions
- Cardiovascular - 203 questions
- Connective Tissue - 9 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 79 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 107 questions
- Eyes - 19 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 135 questions
- Genetics - 41 questions
- Genitourinary - 14 questions
- Growth and Development - 110 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 91 questions
- Infectious - 269 questions
- Integument - 48 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 77 questions
- Nervous - 253 questions
- Nutrition - 17 questions
- Obstetric - 29 questions
- Oncologic - 13 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 23 questions
- Pulmonary - 263 questions
- Renal - 45 questions
- Surgery - 74 questions
- Toxicology - 143 questions
- Trauma - 148 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 30 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 10 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 2 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 134 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 10 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 346 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 12 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 422 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 507 questions
- Classification - 127 questions
- Differential - 505 questions
- Epidemiology - 17 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 203 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 288 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 164 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 3 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 123 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 246 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 9 questions
- History Physical - 1022 questions
- Legal - 4 questions
- Pathophysiology - 519 questions
- Patient Education - 14 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 644 questions
- Toxicology - 112 questions
- Treatment Medical - 556 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 6 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 3 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 122 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 48 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 89 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 76 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 41 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 7 questions
Pediatric Critical Care Exam Articles (677)
Pseudomembranous colitis, a severe inflammation of the inner lining of the large intestine, manifests as an antibiotic-associated colonic inflammat ...
Decorticate posturing is a specific pattern of response shown in neurological and neurosurgical patients in whom the pathological processes have le ...
Malignant hyperthermia (MH) is a hereditary disorder of skeletal muscle that classically presents as a hypermetabolic response to halogenated anest ...
Neurogenic pulmonary edema (NPE) is a clinical condition that arises as acute respiratory distress taking place in conjunction with severe neu ...
Although the earliest reported use of mechanical ventilation is in the 16th century, its use has become widespread in the 20th century in patients ...
High anion gap metabolic acidosis (HAGMA) is a subcategory of acidosis of metabolic (i.e., non-respiratory) etiology. Differentiation of acido ...
Peritonsillar abscess, also known as quinsy, is the localized collection of pus in peritonsillar space between the tonsillar capsule and superior c ...
The word "gastroenteritis" originates from the Greek word , meaning "stomach," and , meaning "small intestine." So ...
Neurogenic shock is a devastating consequence of spinal cord injury (SCI). It manifests as hypotension, bradyarrhythmia, and temperature dysregulat ...
A diaphragmatic hernia (DH) is a protrusion of abdominal contents into the thoracic cavity as a result of a defect within the diaphragm. ...
Hepatic hemangiomas are benign, hypervascular, venous malformations that occur in the liver. They are the most common benign mesenchymal tumors of ...
Stridor is a variable, high-pitched respiratory sound that can be assessed during breathing. Typically, stridor is produced by the abnormal flow of ...
Tracheoinnominate fistula (TIF) is a life-threatening complication most frequently described after a tracheostomy. It is associated with massive he ...
Ricin is a naturally occurring carbohydrate-binding protein produced in the seeds of , the castor oil plant. It is toxic w ...
Sidharth Mahapatra MD, PhD Assistant Professor University of Nebraska Medical Center FAAP Omaha NE
Sangita Basnet MD Associate Professor Chief and Med Dir Pediatric Crit Care Southern IL Un School of Medicine FAAP, FCCM Springfield IL
Shonola S Da-Silva MD, MBA Associate Professor Section Chief, Critical Care Services Drexel University Medical School (DUCOM) Critical Care Medicine. FAAP Philadelphia PA
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