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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 (571)
Our question bank for the Psychiatry Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 7 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 21 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 8 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 2 questions
- Growth and Development - 11 questions
- Gynecologic - 5 questions
- Hematologic - 4 questions
- Integument - 10 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 15 questions
- Nervous - 95 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 9 questions
- Oncologic - 1 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 615 questions
- Pulmonary - 6 questions
- Renal - 1 questions
- Surgery - 2 questions
- Toxicology - 80 questions
- Trauma - 3 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 6 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 15 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 112 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 2 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 102 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 331 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 351 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 5 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 9 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 9 questions
- Causes - 241 questions
- Classification - 43 questions
- Differential - 335 questions
- Epidemiology - 40 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 37 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 49 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 22 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 16 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 12 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 24 questions
- History Physical - 610 questions
- Legal - 5 questions
- Pathophysiology - 202 questions
- Patient Education - 48 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 240 questions
- Toxicology - 71 questions
- Treatment Medical - 263 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 23 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 14 questions
- Clinical Education - 5 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 89 questions
- Drug Information - 87 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 35 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 5 questions
Psychiatry Exam Articles (214)
"Mood" is defined as a ubiquitous and sustained feeling or emotion that dominates a person’s behavior and affects his perception. Mood disord ...
Lithium was the first mood stabilizer and is still the first-line treatment option, but is underutilized because it is an older drug. Lithium ...
Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest.
Violence in healthcare is a worldwide and critical issue. In a 2017 Assessment of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, the Bureau of Labo ...
Narcolepsy is a disorder of rapid onset rapid eye movement (REM) sleep characterized by excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS), frequent uncontrollable ...
Montelukast and zafirlukast are cysteinyl leukotriene receptor antagonists. Leukotrienes are ...
Migraine is a genetically influenced complex disorder characterized by episodes of moderate-to-severe headache, most often unilateral and generally ...
Amitriptyline is FDA approved medication to treat major depressive disorder(MDD) in adults.
Cyclothymia is a primary mood disorder that is connotated with great ambiguity and controversy. The primacy of the disorder is inherently nebulous ...
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) is a life-threatening syndrome associated with the use of dopamine-receptor antagonist medications or wit ...
While antidepressants may be the drug of choice for depression, they also have FDA approval as treatments for other medical disorders. For example, ...
Dementia is a general term that refers to a decline in cognitive ability severe enough to interfere with activities of daily living. Alzheimer's di ...
Extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS) were first witnessed in the 1950s following the discovery of the then-novel class of medication known as neuroleptics ...
Personality is the set of established patterns of behavior by which one relates to and understands the world around them.
In the 5th century B.C., Hippocrates first propounded his theory of humorism to describe the different temperaments.
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