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Psychiatry Exam Overview
How many hours is the Psychiatry Exam?
The Psychiatry Exam is 9.5 hours.
How many questions is the Psychiatry Exam?
The Psychiatry Exam is 425 questions.
What topics are covered on the Psychiatry Exam?
Topics include: Developmental processes and development through the life cycle: 2-4%, Neurodevelopmental disorders: 3-5%, Substance-related and addictive disorders: 7-11, Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders: 8-12%, Depressive disorders: 8-12%, Bipolar and related disorders: 4-6%, Anxiety disorders: 7-9%, Obsessive-compulsive and related disorders: 2-4%, Trauma-and stressor-related disorders: 4-6%, Dissociative disorders: 1-2%, Somatic symptom and related disorders: 2-4%, Eating disorders: 2-4%, Elimination disorders: 1-2%, Sleep-wake disorders: 3-5%, Sexual dysfunctions: 1-3%, Gender dysphoria: 1-2%, Disruptive, impulse-control, and conduct disorders: 1-3%,, Personality disorders: 5-7%, Paraphilic disorders: 1-2%, Other conditions that may be a focus of clinical attention: 1-3%, Neurocognitive disorders: 6-8%, Neurologic disorders: 4-6%, and Dimension 2 topics without a corresponding Dimension 1 topic4-6%
Psychiatry Exam MCQs (1,118)
Our question bank for the Psychiatry Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 26 questions
- Connective Tissue - 1 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 9 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 37 questions
- Eyes - 4 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 20 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 13 questions
- Growth and Development - 33 questions
- Gynecologic - 6 questions
- Hematologic - 7 questions
- Infectious - 9 questions
- Integument - 10 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 30 questions
- Nervous - 295 questions
- Nutrition - 11 questions
- Obstetric - 13 questions
- Oncologic - 8 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1165 questions
- Pulmonary - 11 questions
- Renal - 7 questions
- Surgery - 10 questions
- Toxicology - 137 questions
- Trauma - 15 questions
- Teeth/Oral - 1 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 19 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 29 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 5 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 197 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 150 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 421 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 505 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 7 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 17 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 16 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 342 questions
- Classification - 97 questions
- Differential - 559 questions
- Epidemiology - 52 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 80 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 85 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 39 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 24 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 42 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 38 questions
- History Physical - 1113 questions
- Legal - 20 questions
- Pathophysiology - 385 questions
- Patient Education - 57 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 491 questions
- Toxicology - 119 questions
- Treatment Medical - 624 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 9 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 5 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 43 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 6 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 24 questions
- Clinical Education - 10 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 197 questions
- Drug Information - 184 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 84 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 22 questions
Psychiatry Exam Articles (408)
Substance use disorders involve excessive use of nicotine, alcohol, and other illicit substances that leads to social ...
The indication for the use of an alpha-adrenergic receptor modifying medication depends on which receptor is the target: the alpha-1 receptor or th ...
Placebos have been in use since antiquity and may have been significant in improving health and quality of life when little was known about the eti ...
Akathisia is defined as an inability to remain still. It is a neuropsychiatric syndrome that is associated with psychomotor restlessness. The indiv ...
Originally known as "punch drunk" syndrome and first documented in boxers in the 1920s, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has grown to be a we ...