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We have 282 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 119 PubMed indexed review articles related to the BPS Board Certified Nutrition Support Pharmacist (BCNSP) ®. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Pharmacist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test BCNSP 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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The StatPearls clinical practice, practice management, and evidence-based medicine questions will help you achieve a top score on the BPS Board Certified Nutrition Support Pharmacist (BCNSP) ®. 149 authors and 4 editors have contributed to the development of the BCNSP Exam® content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
BCNSP Exam® Overview
How many hours is the BCNSP Exam®?
The BCNSP Exam® is 4.5 hours.
How many questions is the BCNSP Exam®?
The BCNSP Exam® is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the BCNSP Exam®?
Topics include: Clinical Practice: Provision of Patient-Centered Nutrition Support Tasks - 67%, Practice Management and Operations - 26%, Evidence-Based Medicine, and Scholarship, Education and Advocacy - 7%
BCNSP Exam® MCQs (282)
Our question bank for the BCNSP Exam® covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 12 questions
- Connective Tissue - 6 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 7 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 80 questions
- Eyes - 7 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 76 questions
- Genetics - 4 questions
- Genitourinary - 4 questions
- Growth and Development - 13 questions
- Gynecologic - 1 questions
- Hematologic - 43 questions
- Infectious - 13 questions
- Integument - 20 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 11 questions
- Nervous - 40 questions
- Nutrition - 223 questions
- Obstetric - 7 questions
- Oncologic - 6 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 5 questions
- Pulmonary - 5 questions
- Renal - 11 questions
- Surgery - 29 questions
- Toxicology - 19 questions
- Trauma - 3 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 4 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 21 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 27 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 77 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 6 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 101 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 134 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 3 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 147 questions
- Classification - 17 questions
- Differential - 113 questions
- Epidemiology - 3 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 31 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 97 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 10 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 8 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 9 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 6 questions
- History Physical - 263 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 172 questions
- Patient Education - 21 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 148 questions
- Toxicology - 18 questions
- Treatment Medical - 160 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 18 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 52 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 5 questions
- Drug Information - 57 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 20 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 6 questions
BCNSP Exam® Articles (119)
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Niacin, known as vitamin B3, is a water-soluble vitamin of the B complex group of vitamins. Food such as bran, yeast, eggs, peanuts, poultry, ...
Scurvy is a clinical syndrome that results from vitamin C deficiency. Tales from pirates and British sailors made the disease infamous. This d ...
The normal length of small bowel in an adult, starting from the duodenojejunal flexure, measures between 275 to 850 centimeters. Around 9 lite ...
The diversity of religion around the world creates challenges for health care providers and systems to provide culturally competent medical ca ...
Cachexia is a complicated metabolic syndrome related to underlying illness and characterized by muscle mass loss with or without fat mass loss that ...
Gluconeogenesis refers to a group of metabolic reactions, some of them highly exergonic and irreversible, which are regulated both locally and glob ...
FODMAP is an acronym for fermentable oligo-, di- and monosaccharides, and polyols. These short-chain carbohydrates, arranged in descending order, a ...
Pernicious anemia (PA) is megaloblastic anemia that results from a deficiency in cobalamin (vitamin B12) due to a deficit of intrinsic factor (IF). ...
A nutrient is a substance providing nourishment to the body and is necessary for both growth and maintenance. Nutrients can fall into seven groups ...
The main functions of albumin are to maintain plasma oncotic pressure via its negatively charged surface and colloidal nature, provide nutrition to ...
CoQ10 is not FDA-approved to treat any medical condition although it is widely available over-the-counter as a dietary supplement and recommended b ...
The gastrointestinal tract is involved in the absorption of nutrients such as fats, carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins, minerals, and trace elements ...
To maintain the physiological requirements of the body, it is essential to take a sufficient amount of micro and macronutrients; however, the overc ...
Vitamins play a vital role in many biochemical functions in the human body and are essential components for maintaining optimal health. There are t ...
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