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We have 665 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 408 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Certification Examination . You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Physical Medicine Physician subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Physical Medicine 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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Physical Medicine Exam Overview
How many hours is the Physical Medicine Exam?
The Physical Medicine Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Physical Medicine Exam?
The Physical Medicine Exam is 100 questions.
What topics are covered on the Physical Medicine Exam?
Topics include: Rehabilitation of Brain, Spinal Cord/Muscle, and Connective Tissue Disorders: 27% – 31%, Interventional Therapeutics: Spine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment and Pain: 25% – 29, Prosthetics, Orthotics, Sports Medicine, Orthopedic disorders, MSK disorders, Occupational-Industrial, Return to Work and Assistive Devices: 24% – 28%, and Special Populations: 16% – 20%
Physical Medicine Exam MCQs (665)
Our question bank for the Physical Medicine Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 13 questions
- Connective Tissue - 65 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 7 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 2 questions
- Genetics - 6 questions
- Genitourinary - 4 questions
- Growth and Development - 9 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 5 questions
- Integument - 7 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 651 questions
- Nervous - 331 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 6 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 7 questions
- Surgery - 60 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Trauma - 167 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 13 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 8 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 9 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 12 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 4 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 341 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 342 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Causes - 292 questions
- Classification - 95 questions
- Differential - 378 questions
- Epidemiology - 14 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 139 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 15 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 23 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 107 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 196 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 733 questions
- Pathophysiology - 352 questions
- Patient Education - 35 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 352 questions
- Toxicology - 2 questions
- Treatment Medical - 149 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 122 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 53 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 78 questions
- Clinical Education - 15 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 10 questions
- Drug Information - 3 questions
Physical Medicine Exam Articles (408)
The radius is one of two long bones that make up the human antebrachium, the other bone being the ulna. The radius has three borders, thr ...
Neuropraxia is the mildest form of traumatic peripheral nerve injury. It is characterized by focal segmental demyelination at the site of inju ...
Marcus Gunn jaw-winking syndrome (MGJWS) is noted in congenital blepharoptosis. MGJWS was first described by a Scottish ophthalmologist Dr.Robert M ...
The lateral and medial menisci are crescent-shaped fibrocartilaginous structures that collectively cover approximately 70% of the articular surface ...
Parkinson disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that mostly presents in later life with generalized slowing of movements (bradykinesia) and at le ...
Cervical myelopathy is a condition describing a compression of the spinal cord at the cervical level of the spinal column resulting in spasticity ( ...
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the leading causes of death worldwide and is the leading cause of death in the United States.
Thalamic pain syndrome is an unfortunate outcome following a cerebrovascular accident (CVA). The pain experienced by the patient is centralized, ne ...
Approximately 90% of the population will present with low back pain at some point in their lifetime. Spinal stenosis is a condition that ...
Bursitis is the general term used to describe inflammation of any bursae. The bursae are the cavitary structures lined with synovial tissue that cu ...
Aromatase inhibitors (AIs) are indicated in the treatment of hormone-receptive breast cancer in postmenopausal women in various settings. Studies h ...
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by inflammatory arthritis and extra-articular involvement. RA with sy ...
The first documented and published use of ultrasound began in 1958 when a team led by Ian Donald in Glasgow first utilized sonography as a diagnost ...
The lateral femoral cutaneous nerve is a pure sensory nerve vulnerable to compression as it passes from the lumbosacral plexus, towards the inguina ...
The human hand is made up of skin, soft tissues, bones, tendons, ligaments, and muscles, which work together to enable the fine motor function requ ...
Richard S Kaplan MD Private Practice Uniontown Hospital FAAPMR Monroeville PA
Andrew l Sherman MD, MS Professor Vice Chair, Residency Program Dir Un of Miami Miller School of Med ANEM Weston FL
Timothy K Tiu MD Assistant Professor University of Miami Fellow, American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Miami FL
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