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We have 1,214 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 599 PubMed indexed review articles related to the ABPTS® Orthopedics Test. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Physical Therapist Orthopedics Specialist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination 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 Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination Overview
How many hours is the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination?
The Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination is 5 hours.
How many questions is the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination?
The Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination is 200 questions.
What topics are covered on the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination?
Topics include: Human Anatomy and Physiology - 10%, Movement Science - 10%, Pathology/Pathophysiology/Pain Science - 10%, Medical/Surgical Interventions - 10%, Orthopaedic Physical Therapy and Practice - 10%, Critical Inquiry for Evidence Based Practice - 10%, Examination/Evaluation/Diagnosis - 20%, Prognosis/Interventions/Outcomes - 20%, Head/Maxillofacial/Craniomandibular - 3%, Cervical Spine - 13%, Thoracic Spine/Ribs - 6%, Lumbar Spine - 20%, Pelvis/Sacroiliac/Coccyx/Abdomen - 7%, Shoulder/ShoulderGirdle - 15%, Arm/Elbow - 4%, Wrist/Hand - 4%, Hip - 7%, Thigh/Knee - 12%, and Leg/Ankle/Foot - 9%
Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination MCQs (1,214)
Our question bank for the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 39 questions
- Connective Tissue - 63 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 11 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 4 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 1 questions
- Growth and Development - 16 questions
- Gynecologic - 1 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 4 questions
- Integument - 14 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 1272 questions
- Nervous - 464 questions
- Obstetric - 6 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 4 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Renal - 1 questions
- Surgery - 114 questions
- Toxicology - 1 questions
- Trauma - 482 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 7 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 7 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 23 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 31 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 4 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 26 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 313 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 5 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 317 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 3 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 5 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 556 questions
- Classification - 212 questions
- Differential - 325 questions
- Epidemiology - 19 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 147 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 13 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 16 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 75 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 300 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 10 questions
- History Physical - 1231 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 645 questions
- Patient Education - 52 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 445 questions
- Treatment Medical - 155 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 186 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 62 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 108 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 10 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 6 questions
- Drug Information - 2 questions
Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination Articles (599)
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is the formation or presence of a thrombus in the deep veins. DVT occurs mostly in the lower extremities and to a&n ...
Pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD) refers to a broad constellation of symptoms and anatomic changes related to abnormal function of the pelvic floor mu ...
The glenohumeral joint of the shoulder is the most commonly dislocated joint in the body and accounts for approximately 50% of all major dislocatio ...
Pain is the most common complaint seen in a primary care office. There are over 50 million Americans, 20 percent of all patients, that suffer from ...
Between each vertebral body of the spine are pads of fibrocartilage-based structures that provide support, flexibility, and minor load-sharing know ...
Osteonecrosis is a degenerative bone condition characterized by the death of cellular components of bone secondary to an interruption of the subcho ...
The obturator nerve arises from the lumbar plexus and provides sensory and motor innervation to the thigh. This nerve provides motor innervati ...
A cervical rib, also known as a "neck rib" or "supernumerary rib in the cervical region," is a congenital overdevelopment of the transverse process ...
The human vertebral column or spine has five distinct anatomical regions named cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral spine. However, the cerv ...
The rotator cuff (RC) is an anatomic coalescence of the muscle bellies and tendons of the supraspinatus (SS), infraspinatus (IS), teres minor (TM), ...
Osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) of the knee is a somewhat rare cause of knee dysfunction and pain that has been recognized for over one hundred yea ...
Injuries involving subchondral bone and chondral tissues are found in up to 63 to 66% arthroscopic procedures and represent a challenging entity to ...
Segond fractures are defined as an avulsion type fracture of the lateral proximal tibia at the attachment of the anterolateral ligament.
Flexor carpi ulnaris is a superficial flexor muscle of the forearm that flexes and adducts the hand. It is the most powerful wrist flexor. Flexor c ...
The hand serves as the origin and/or insertion for a vast number of muscles. The intrinsic muscles of the hand contain the origin and insertions wi ...
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