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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 (770)
Our question bank for the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 9 questions
- Connective Tissue - 46 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 7 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 2 questions
- Growth and Development - 13 questions
- Gynecologic - 1 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 4 questions
- Integument - 9 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 807 questions
- Nervous - 215 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Surgery - 84 questions
- Trauma - 204 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 4 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 20 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 27 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 3 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 19 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 272 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 2 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 297 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 318 questions
- Classification - 107 questions
- Differential - 245 questions
- Epidemiology - 14 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 112 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 7 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 16 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 47 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 159 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 693 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 347 questions
- Patient Education - 47 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 266 questions
- Treatment Medical - 119 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 198 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 54 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 67 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 10 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 3 questions
Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination Articles (364)
A herniated disc in the spine is a condition during which a nucleus pulposus is displaced from intervertebral space. It is a common cause of back p ...
The elbow is one of the most common large joints to dislocate and is the most common large joint dislocated in children.
Medial epicondylitis, also called golfer’s elbow, is tendinopathy of the medial common flexor tendon of the elbow due to overload or overuse. ...
The medial meniscus is a crescent-shaped, cartilaginous band found between the medial tibia and medial femur. The primary function is to decrease t ...
The acromioclavicular (AC) joint articulates the lateral end of the clavicle with the acromion as it projects anteriorly off the scapula. The AC jo ...
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, ...
The lumbar spine in the sagittal plane should maintain an alignment in which each vertebral body is aligned with the vertebral body above and below ...
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines child maltreatment as “all forms of physical and emotional ill-treatment, sexual abuse, neglect, ...
The triple arthrodesis is a versatile procedure useful in many pedal conditions and gait disturbances. The term "triple" arthrodesis refers to a fu ...
Elbow stiffness is a relatively common condition and represents a significant disability. There are multiple causes of loss of elbow range of motio ...
The gastrocnemius muscle consists of 2 heads. The medial head originates from the posterior medial femoral condyle while the lateral head arises fr ...
The activities of daily living (ADLs) is a term used to collectively describe fundamental skills required to independently care for oneself, such a ...
There is no uniformly accepted definition for prosthetic joint infection. The presentation is often varied, and the classical features of infection ...
Foot ulceration is among the most common health issues, and its prevalence has increased recently. It is one of the major causes of amput ...
Between each vertebral body of the spine are pads of fibrocartilage-based structures that provide support, flexibility, and minor load-sharing know ...
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