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We have 685 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 413 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 (685)
Our question bank for the Physical Medicine Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 16 questions
- Connective Tissue - 66 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 10 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 2 questions
- Genetics - 6 questions
- Genitourinary - 4 questions
- Growth and Development - 10 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 5 questions
- Integument - 7 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 674 questions
- Nervous - 335 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 6 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 9 questions
- Surgery - 63 questions
- Toxicology - 5 questions
- Trauma - 171 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 13 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 10 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 10 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 13 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 4 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 366 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 368 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Causes - 296 questions
- Classification - 98 questions
- Differential - 385 questions
- Epidemiology - 14 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 145 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 16 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 25 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 108 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 202 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 758 questions
- Pathophysiology - 365 questions
- Patient Education - 36 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 365 questions
- Toxicology - 3 questions
- Treatment Medical - 153 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 133 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 60 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 81 questions
- Clinical Education - 17 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 11 questions
- Drug Information - 3 questions
Physical Medicine Exam Articles (413)
The lateral femoral cutaneous nerve is a pure sensory nerve vulnerable to compression as it passes from the lumbosacral plexus towards the inguinal ...
A syndesmosis is a fibrous joint characterized by two adjacent bones connected by ligamentous structures, including a strong interosseous membrane ...
Adductor strain or injury to the adductor muscle group is a common cause of medial leg and groin pain, especially among athletes. The adductor comp ...
Degenerative disc disease of the cervical spine typically develops in the aging population equally in terms of patient sex. Patients most comm ...
The wrist is one of the most complex joints in the human body, allowing for stability during movement in all three cardinal planes of the human bod ...
The palmar interossei are a group of paired intrinsic muscles of the hand located between the metacarpals. They consist of four, and sometimes ...
Vertebrae, along with intervertebral discs, form the vertebral column, or spine. It extends from the base of the skull to the coccyx and includes t ...
Ataxia is a neurological sign that manifests in a lack of coordination in the movement of different muscles in the body.
The International Association for the Study of Pain defines hyperesthesia as “increased sensitivity to stimulation, excluding the special sen ...
Spondylolisthesis is the slippage of one vertebral body with respect to the adjacent vertebral body causing mechanical or radicular symptoms or pai ...
Low back pain (LBP) is widely prevalent in the general population and is one of the main reasons individuals seek medical care
Lumbar spinal stenosis is a common source of leg and back pain. It refers to a narrowing in the vertebra, in the areas of the central canal, latera ...
Jersey finger (also known as rugby finger) is an avulsion of the flexor digitorium profundus tendon (FDP) from its distal insertion on the distal p ...
Aromatase inhibitors (AIs) are indicated in the treatment of hormone-receptive breast cancer in postmenopausal women in various settings. Studies h ...
Hamate fractures are rare and underreported. These injuries are usually misdiagnosed or confused with simple wrist sprains. Delayed diagnosis ...
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 Fellow, American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Miami NY
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