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We have 696 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 421 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 (696)
Our question bank for the Physical Medicine Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 19 questions
- Connective Tissue - 67 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 4 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 11 questions
- Eyes - 3 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 1 questions
- Genetics - 6 questions
- Genitourinary - 4 questions
- Growth and Development - 9 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 5 questions
- Integument - 8 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 680 questions
- Nervous - 342 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 6 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 4 questions
- Pulmonary - 12 questions
- Surgery - 64 questions
- Toxicology - 5 questions
- Trauma - 174 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) - 11 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 13 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 5 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 360 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 364 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Causes - 295 questions
- Classification - 98 questions
- Differential - 389 questions
- Epidemiology - 14 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 147 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 17 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 25 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 104 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 207 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 761 questions
- Pathophysiology - 365 questions
- Patient Education - 37 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 362 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Treatment Medical - 153 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 133 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 62 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 83 questions
- Clinical Education - 15 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 10 questions
- Drug Information - 2 questions
Physical Medicine Exam Articles (421)
The spine and the body function within a cone of equilibrium with the focus of maintaining sagittal and coronal alignment with minimum energy expen ...
In the United States (U.S.), 30,000 to 40,000 amputations are performed each year. Amputations can occur for many reasons including severe trauma, ...
With little bony constraint, the glenohumeral joint is the most unstable in the human body. Cases of anterior shoulder instability can be found in ...
Chronic pelvic pain can be a disabling, chronic, persistent pain, within the pelvis in women. Relatively common, chronic pelvic pain is associated ...
Hip and knee surgery is a common orthopedic surgery among the elderly. In 2010 the prevalence of total hip replacement at fifty years of age was 0. ...
The ulnar nerve is a sensorimotor nerve that arises from the lower trunk of the brachial plexus, converts into the medial cord, further diving into ...
Osteitis condensans ilii (OCI) is a self-limiting condition marked by sclerosis of the iliac bone, found either incidentally on imaging in asymptom ...
Avascular necrosis of the femoral head is a type of osteonecrosis due to disruption of blood supply to the proximal femur. There are approximately ...
The median nerve also called the 'eye of the hand,' is a mixed nerve with a role of primary importance in the functionality of the hand. It innerva ...
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis in the world. It can be classified into 2 categories: primary osteoarthritis and secondary ...
Ulnar collateral ligament injuries of thumb were first described in gamekeepers who sustained the injury from the repetitive nature of breakin ...
Fine motor disability is an inability or impairment of an individual to perform tasks that require a degree of manual dexterity.
Hydrocephalus is the symptomatic accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) inside the cerebral ventricles.
Sacroiliitis is an inflammation of the sacroiliac joint (SI), usually resulting in pain. Often it is a diagnosis of exclusion. The sacroiliac joint ...
The biceps brachii is a large, thick muscle on the ventral portion of the upper arm. The muscle is composed of a short head (caput breve) and ...
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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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