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Physiology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Physiology Exam?
The Physiology Exam is 2.5 hours.
How many questions is the Physiology Exam?
The Physiology Exam is 125 questions.
What topics are covered on the Physiology Exam?
Topics include: The Physiology exam is designed to assess performance at the end of a course, clerkship, or other unit of instruction.
Physiology Exam MCQs (2,220)
Our question bank for the Physiology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 101 questions
- Cardiovascular - 492 questions
- Connective Tissue - 30 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 70 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 655 questions
- Eyes - 77 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 292 questions
- Genetics - 44 questions
- Genitourinary - 75 questions
- Growth and Development - 75 questions
- Gynecologic - 90 questions
- Hematologic - 196 questions
- Infectious - 89 questions
- Integument - 96 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 171 questions
- Nervous - 525 questions
- Nutrition - 83 questions
- Obstetric - 99 questions
- Oncologic - 52 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 25 questions
- Pulmonary - 381 questions
- Renal - 175 questions
- Surgery - 66 questions
- Toxicology - 51 questions
- Trauma - 114 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 1 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 60 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 9 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 62 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 15 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1111 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 7 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1045 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Causes - 1258 questions
- Classification - 262 questions
- Differential - 366 questions
- Epidemiology - 11 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 205 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 474 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 85 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 5 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 179 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 183 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 4 questions
- History Physical - 2176 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2121 questions
- Patient Education - 25 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 488 questions
- Toxicology - 28 questions
- Treatment Medical - 260 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 7 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 54 questions
- Clinical Education - 19 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 27 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 13 questions
- Drug Information - 59 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 5 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 12 questions
Physiology Exam Articles (668)
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The endocrine hormones are a wide array of molecules that traverse the bloodstream to act on distant tissues, leading to alterations in metabolic f ...
To obtain a fine resolution of the visual field during motion, either self–motion (translational or rotational) or object motion, precise con ...
The measurement of accurate renal function is vital for the routine care of patients. Determining the ...
The fascia has long been downplayed as an insignificant protective layer on muscles and visceral organs. However, in recent years, more interest ha ...
The accommodation reflex is the visual response for focusing on near objects. It also has the name of the accommodation-convergence reflex or the n ...
The human immune system is a complicated marvel that has evolved to demonstrate wide distribution through all the systems of the body. For example, ...
Idioventricular rhythm is a slow regular ventricular rhythm, typically with a rate of less than 50, absence of P waves, and a prolonged QRS interva ...
Hyperkalemia is defined as a serum or plasma potassium level above the upper limits of normal, usually greater than 5.0 mEq/L to 5.5 mEq/ ...
Spirometry is one of the most readily available and useful tests for pulmonary function. It measures the volume of air exhaled at specific time poi ...
The urine formed by the nephrons of the kidneys is transported to the urinary bladder for storage before it gets expelled through the urethra. The ...
Acute phase reactants (APR) are inflammation markers that exhibit significant changes in serum concentration during inflammation. These are also im ...
B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a hormone secreted from cardiac ventricular myocytes in response to myocardial stretch and stress. Its release ...
Myelin sheath is a fatty product formed from specific neuroglial cells that provides numerous vital supporting functions as well as increases the r ...
Iron is an essential element of various metabolic processes in humans, including DNA synthesis, electron transport, and oxygen transport. Unli ...
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