Our review is designed to help you maximize your score on the Psychiatry Exam. StatPearls questions and articles are linked directly to NBME® and NBOME® content outlines. Each review course is designed to empower you to assess your knowledge and understanding of medical principles and concepts found on the Psychiatry Exam.
We have 548 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 204 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Psychiatry Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Psychiatry Medical Student subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Psychiatry Exam to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
Achieve top scores
The StatPearls Psychiatry practice exam questions, Psychiatry shelf assessment questions, Psychiatry practice test questions, and Psychiatry shelf exam questions will help you achieve a top score on the Psychiatry Examination. 210 authors and 5 editors have contributed to the development of the Psychiatry Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Psychiatry Exam Overview
How many hours is the Psychiatry Exam?
The Psychiatry Exam is 2.5 hours.
How many questions is the Psychiatry Exam?
The Psychiatry Exam is 125 questions.
What topics are covered on the Psychiatry Exam?
Topics include: The Psychiatry Medicine examination is designed for end-of-course or end-of-clinical rotation/clerkship assessment for medical students. This examination preparation emphasizes core knowledge and elements of principles and practice in the discipline of Psychiatric Medicine that are essential for a pre-doctoral medical student.
Psychiatry Exam MCQs (548)
Our question bank for the Psychiatry Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 7 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 18 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 8 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 3 questions
- Growth and Development - 11 questions
- Gynecologic - 5 questions
- Hematologic - 4 questions
- Integument - 10 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 15 questions
- Nervous - 94 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 9 questions
- Oncologic - 1 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 593 questions
- Pulmonary - 6 questions
- Renal - 1 questions
- Surgery - 2 questions
- Toxicology - 68 questions
- Trauma - 3 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 5 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 14 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 103 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 2 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 93 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 318 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 325 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 5 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 8 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 10 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 9 questions
- Causes - 233 questions
- Classification - 43 questions
- Differential - 319 questions
- Epidemiology - 38 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 28 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 41 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 21 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 16 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 9 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 21 questions
- History Physical - 588 questions
- Legal - 4 questions
- Pathophysiology - 197 questions
- Patient Education - 46 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 230 questions
- Toxicology - 63 questions
- Treatment Medical - 250 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 22 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 14 questions
- Clinical Education - 5 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 80 questions
- Drug Information - 83 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 35 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 4 questions
Psychiatry Exam Articles (204)
Binge eating disorder (BED) is a condition marked by episodes of consuming food in a larger amount than is normal in a short time. These episo ...
Alcohol misuse has been linked to numerous social, economic, and health problems. Estimates vary but have suggested that up to 40% of patients have ...
Anxiolytics are a class of medications aimed at treating patients with panic disorders, generalized anxiety, and various other uses. Sedatives(hypn ...
The word echolalia is derived from the Greek roots “echo” and “lalia,” where “echo” means "to repeat," and ...
First-generation antipsychotics are dopamine receptor antagonists (DRA) and are known as typical antipsychotics. They include phenothiazines (trifl ...
Prolactin hormone is exclusively synthesized and secreted from lactotrophs of the anterior pituitary gland. The secretion rate ...
Cannabis is considered by the Food and Drug Administration, along with heroin and peyote, as a schedule I drug. It has no accepted medical purpose ...
Night terrors are a common preschool-aged sleep disorder in which a child quickly wakes up from sleep in a terrified state. For the majority of the ...
Cyclothymia is a primary mood disorder that is connotated with great ambiguity and controversy. The primacy of the disorder is inherently nebulous ...
Illness anxiety disorder (previously called hypochondriasis, a term which has been revised in the DSM-5 due to its disparaging connotation) is a ps ...
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of rapidly growing disabilities. They are characterized by repetitive patterns of behavior, i ...
Violence in healthcare is a worldwide and critical issue. In a 2017 Assessment of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, the Bureau of Labo ...
Serotonin syndrome is a potentially life-threatening condition precipitated by the use of serotonergic drugs. It may be a consequence of therapeuti ...
Sleep is becoming an increasingly precious commodity as more and more people are reporting issues with sleep in our busy society. Problems with sle ...
Saad Nazir MBBS Civil Hospital Karachi
Russell F Lim MD, MEd Clinical Professor UCDMC ABPN Sacramento CA
Adrian Preda MD Professor UC Irvine ABPN Orange CA
Become a better professional with answer explanations and articles that enable you to master the material.
Test Exams & Unlimited Quizzes
Assess where your strong and generate practice questions where you are weak.
Questions and teaching points are continuously updated.
Actionable information on where to improve.
No credit card required