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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 (661)
Our question bank for the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 8 questions
- Connective Tissue - 42 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 1 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 7 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 2 questions
- Growth and Development - 8 questions
- Gynecologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 1 questions
- Integument - 8 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 696 questions
- Nervous - 207 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 1 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 1 questions
- Surgery - 62 questions
- Trauma - 195 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 4 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 16 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 27 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 3 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 21 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 177 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 2 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 181 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 298 questions
- Classification - 106 questions
- Differential - 228 questions
- Epidemiology - 15 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 106 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 7 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 14 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 47 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 162 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 9 questions
- History Physical - 661 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 302 questions
- Patient Education - 42 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 237 questions
- Treatment Medical - 120 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 160 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 49 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 54 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 8 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 3 questions
Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination Articles (320)
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 ...
A below-knee amputation (“BKA”) is a transtibial amputation that involves removing the foot, ankle joint, and distal tibia and fibula w ...
The straight leg raise test also called the Lasegue test, is a fundamental neurological maneuver during the physical examination of the patient wit ...
Back pain is one of the most common causes for patients to seek medical care in both primary care and emergency setting. An estimated 200 billion&n ...
Swimmers have a significant potential for shoulder injuries due to the unique nature of the different strokes involved in swimming as well as the h ...
The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of 2 cruciate ligaments that aids in stabilizing the knee joint. It is a strong band made of connective ...
Sacroiliac (SI) joint pain is a common etiology of low back pain. Studies have shown that 10% to 27% of mechanical low back pain is secondary to SI ...
Tarsal tunnel syndrome sometimes referred to as tibial nerve dysfunction or posterior tibial nerve neuralgia, is an entrapment neuropathy that ...
The gastrocnemius muscle consists of 2 heads. The medial head originates from the posterior medial femoral condyle while the lateral head arises fr ...
Facet joints are formed by the articulations of the superior and inferior articular processes of adjacent vertebrae. Except for the atlantooccipita ...
The shoulder is structurally and functionally complex as it is one of the most freely moveable areas in the human body due to the articulation at t ...
Harry Finkelstein, an American surgeon (1865–1939), described the Finkelstein's test or Finkelstein's sign in 1930. It is a provocative ...
Patient care transfer can be defined as moving a patient from one flat surface to another. The most common patient transfers are from a bed to a st ...
is an immune-mediated multisystem inflammatory disease that predominantly affects the synovial joints. I ...
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 ...
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