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We have 662 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 403 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 (662)
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 - 2 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 - 4 questions
- Integument - 7 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 651 questions
- Nervous - 327 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 6 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 7 questions
- Surgery - 59 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Trauma - 168 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 12 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) - 333 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 334 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Causes - 288 questions
- Classification - 95 questions
- Differential - 370 questions
- Epidemiology - 14 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 137 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 14 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 22 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 106 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 197 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 728 questions
- Pathophysiology - 349 questions
- Patient Education - 35 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 347 questions
- Toxicology - 2 questions
- Treatment Medical - 149 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 122 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 51 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 77 questions
- Clinical Education - 14 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 11 questions
- Drug Information - 4 questions
Physical Medicine Exam Articles (403)
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As medicine advances, more critically ill patients are surviving longer ICU admissions. Patients with sepsis, multi-organ failure, severe burns, pr ...
An individual's surrounding environment, particularly his or her home environment, can significantly impact one's overall health and well-bein ...
Williams back exercises, also known as Williams flexion or lumbar exercises, are exercises for people with low back pain. Williams back exercises a ...
In the 1950s, monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) were one of the first drugs to be utilized as antidepressants in clinical practice.
Emergency Department and primary care clinics are frequently called on to evaluate orthopedic complaints. It is essential for most providers to fee ...
The correlation between the presence of HLA-B27 and ankylosing spondylitis has been a known entity since the early 1970s. Although commo ...
Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is a condition that characteristically presents with hip pain secondary to mechanical impingement from abnormal ...
The flexor digitorum superficialis (FDS), formerly known as the flexor digitorum sublimis, is the largest of the extrinsic flexors of the forearm. ...
The extensor hallucis longus muscle is one of four muscles in the anterior compartment of the lower limb. The three other muscles in the anterior c ...
Proximal humeral epiphysiolysis (Little League shoulder) is a shear or stress injury of the epiphyseal cartilage of the proximal humerus. Little Le ...
The most notable structure located on the medial aspect of the elbow is the cubital tunnel, through which the ulnar nerve passes. The walls cr ...
Myofascial pain is defined as a musculoskeletal disorder that causes pain in the area of a muscle in the body, and its surround ...
Obesity represents a significant public health concern with one-third of adults classified as living with obesity in the United States and correlat ...
Approximately 10% of injured patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) demonstrate rib fractures. Rib fractures are associated with sign ...
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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