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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 (1,172)
Our question bank for the Psychiatry Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 31 questions
- Connective Tissue - 1 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 6 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 38 questions
- Eyes - 3 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 19 questions
- Genetics - 6 questions
- Genitourinary - 12 questions
- Growth and Development - 53 questions
- Gynecologic - 7 questions
- Hematologic - 7 questions
- Infectious - 11 questions
- Integument - 12 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 31 questions
- Nervous - 296 questions
- Nutrition - 14 questions
- Obstetric - 15 questions
- Oncologic - 8 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1219 questions
- Pulmonary - 10 questions
- Renal - 8 questions
- Surgery - 9 questions
- Toxicology - 147 questions
- Trauma - 17 questions
- Teeth/Oral - 1 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 21 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 36 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 5 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 219 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 7 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 158 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 508 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 579 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 8 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 19 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 19 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 384 questions
- Classification - 103 questions
- Differential - 560 questions
- Epidemiology - 71 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 89 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 90 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 40 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 23 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 44 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 44 questions
- History Physical - 1182 questions
- Legal - 23 questions
- Pathophysiology - 443 questions
- Patient Education - 65 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 535 questions
- Toxicology - 132 questions
- Treatment Medical - 614 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 10 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 45 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 7 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 27 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 210 questions
- Drug Information - 190 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 92 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 23 questions
Psychiatry Exam Articles (406)
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Paroxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and, as such, is identified as an antidepressant. It is FDA approved for major depres ...