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We have 4,453 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 1,987 PubMed indexed review articles related to the BPS Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) ® Examination. 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 BCPS 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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BCPS Exam® Overview
How many hours is the BCPS Exam®?
The BCPS Exam® is 4.5 hours.
How many questions is the BCPS Exam®?
The BCPS Exam® is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the BCPS Exam®?
Topics include: Patient-Centered Pharmacotherapy - 65%, Application of Evidence to Practice and Education - 25%, and Healthcare Systems and Population Health - 10%
BCPS Exam® MCQs (4,453)
Our question bank for the BCPS Exam® covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 246 questions
- Cardiovascular - 974 questions
- Connective Tissue - 73 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 138 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 635 questions
- Eyes - 112 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 611 questions
- Genetics - 30 questions
- Genitourinary - 213 questions
- Growth and Development - 26 questions
- Gynecologic - 137 questions
- Hematologic - 392 questions
- Infectious - 795 questions
- Integument - 339 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 391 questions
- Nervous - 991 questions
- Nutrition - 80 questions
- Obstetric - 150 questions
- Oncologic - 337 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 450 questions
- Pulmonary - 431 questions
- Renal - 330 questions
- Surgery - 195 questions
- Toxicology - 862 questions
- Trauma - 95 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 19 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 25 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 67 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 3 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 2330 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 40 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 449 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 98 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1927 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 11 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 5 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 2054 questions
- Classification - 311 questions
- Differential - 1041 questions
- Epidemiology - 32 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 502 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1000 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 239 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 6 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 258 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 354 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 87 questions
- History Physical - 4287 questions
- Legal - 9 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2264 questions
- Patient Education - 151 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2748 questions
- Toxicology - 631 questions
- Treatment Medical - 4507 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 8 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 9 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 7 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 5 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 139 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 8 questions
- Clinical Education - 15 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 2230 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 58 questions
- Drug Information - 2581 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 881 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 275 questions
BCPS Exam® Articles (1,987)
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Packaging of pharmaceutical medications may vary depending on the use and type of substance packaged: prescription drugs, non-prescription (over-th ...
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Over 150 million people worldwide are affected by erectile dysfunction. Alprostadil is an approved second-line treatment for erectile dysfunct ...
Tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) are a drug class that was first released to the market in 1959 as a pharmacotherapy for major depressive disorder ...
Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease (CPPD) is a crystal deposition arthropathy involving the synovial and periarticular tissues.
Docetaxel, in combination with cisplatin, is approved as a first-line agent in the treatment of prostate cancer.
Loratadine is an FDA-approved medication for the relief and treatment of allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and urticaria (allergic skin rash). Loratadi ...
N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is the mainstay of therapy for acetaminophen toxicity. NAC has Federal and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the treatm ...
Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) refers to a group of conditions that include ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), non-ST elevation myocardial ...
Blepharospasm is a disease that results in an increased rate of bilateral eyelid closure, mainly attributed to the involuntary contraction of the o ...
Esophageal varices are dilated submucosal distal esophageal veins connecting the portal and systemic circulations. This happens due to portal ...
Caffeine is a stimulant that has been utilized globally for centuries secondary to its ability to improve mental alertness. As many as 85% of Ameri ...
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) can be defined as a widespread hypercoagulable state that can lead to both microvascular and macrovasc ...
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Melissa Max PharmD Associate Professor Harding University College of Pharmacy Searcy AR
Danyae E Lee PharmD Clinical Assistant Professor Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Med Safety Virginia Commonwealth University Health BCPS Richmond VA
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