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We have 932 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 664 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Pediatric Critical Care Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Pediatric Critical Care Specialist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Pediatric Critical Care 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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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 (932)
Our question bank for the Pediatric Critical Care Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 37 questions
- Cardiovascular - 193 questions
- Connective Tissue - 9 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 78 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 105 questions
- Eyes - 19 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 130 questions
- Genetics - 41 questions
- Genitourinary - 13 questions
- Growth and Development - 104 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 90 questions
- Infectious - 264 questions
- Integument - 48 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 76 questions
- Nervous - 250 questions
- Nutrition - 17 questions
- Obstetric - 29 questions
- Oncologic - 14 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 22 questions
- Pulmonary - 245 questions
- Renal - 40 questions
- Surgery - 73 questions
- Toxicology - 140 questions
- Trauma - 145 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) - 131 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 10 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 316 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 12 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 389 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 - 496 questions
- Classification - 126 questions
- Differential - 482 questions
- Epidemiology - 17 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 191 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 277 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 150 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 122 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 238 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 9 questions
- History Physical - 988 questions
- Legal - 4 questions
- Pathophysiology - 497 questions
- Patient Education - 14 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 617 questions
- Toxicology - 109 questions
- Treatment Medical - 532 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 4 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 3 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 120 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 48 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 85 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 (664)
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a double-stranded DNA virus and a member of the human herpesvirus family. It is a common viral infection in 50% to 100% of ...
Extubation is the removal of an endotracheal tube (ETT), which is the last step in liberating a patient from the mechanical ventilator. To discuss ...
Prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) is an endogenous prostaglandin used as a medication. Its synthetic form, alprostadil, is a vasodilator and smooth muscle re ...
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE) is a severe and potentially fatal manifestation of high altitude illness and is often characterized by ataxia, ...
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) oxidase (NOX) is a multimeric complex composed of enzymes from the NOX family. NOX plays a pivo ...
Ventriculitis is the inflammation of the ependymal lining of the cerebral ventricles, usually secondary to infection. It has other names, such as e ...
Intracranial hypertension (IH) is a clinical condition that is associated with an elevation of the pressures within the cranium. The pressure in th ...
Botulinum antitoxin, also known as botulism antitoxin, is comprised of antibodies or antibody antigen-binding fragments that block the neuroto ...
Stridor is a variable, high-pitched respiratory sound that can be assessed during breathing. Typically, stridor is produced by the abnormal flow of ...
Marcus Gunn pupil (MGP) is the term given to an abnormal pupil showing aberrant pupillary response in certain ocular disorders. In literature, the ...
Transposition of the great arteries (TGA) is a pediatric cardiac congenital defect arising from an embryological discordance between the aorta and ...
Opisthotonus is defined as a dramatic abnormal posture due to spastic contraction of the extensor muscles of the neck, trunk, and lower extremities ...
Heroin, also known as diacetylmorphine, is a very efficient prodrug and more potent than Morphine. Many deaths are caused by heroin overdoses throu ...
In an anatomically normal heart, oxygenated blood from the lungs drains into the left atrium via four or more pulmonary veins and deoxygenated bloo ...
To be skillful at airway management, the provider must know the critical anatomical, physiological, and pathological features related to the airway ...
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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