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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 (461)
Our question bank for the Psychiatry Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 6 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 13 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 7 questions
- Genetics - 1 questions
- Genitourinary - 3 questions
- Growth and Development - 11 questions
- Gynecologic - 5 questions
- Hematologic - 4 questions
- Integument - 10 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 14 questions
- Nervous - 91 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 9 questions
- Oncologic - 1 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 509 questions
- Pulmonary - 5 questions
- Renal - 1 questions
- Surgery - 2 questions
- Toxicology - 50 questions
- Trauma - 3 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 5 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 11 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 82 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 2 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 67 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 267 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 241 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 - 215 questions
- Classification - 43 questions
- Differential - 252 questions
- Epidemiology - 27 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 17 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 30 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 15 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 13 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 8 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 18 questions
- History Physical - 501 questions
- Legal - 4 questions
- Pathophysiology - 175 questions
- Patient Education - 41 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 186 questions
- Toxicology - 49 questions
- Treatment Medical - 220 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 19 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 14 questions
- Clinical Education - 5 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 66 questions
- Drug Information - 77 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 30 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 4 questions
Psychiatry Exam Articles (184)
Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) is a type of childhood disruptive behavior disorder that primarily involves problems with the self-control of e ...
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 ...
Desipramine is a secondary amine tricyclic antidepressant that is FDA approved for the treatment of depression. It is not considered the first line ...
Olanzapine is a second-generation (atypical) antipsychotic medication. The FDA has approved this medication for the following conditions:
Amphetamine is FDA-approved for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. It has indications as a first-line ...
A phobia is a fear which causes significant impairment to a person's ability to live a normal life. An example of life impairment is avoiding the s ...
Malingering is falsification or profound exaggeration of illness (physical or mental) to gain external benefits such as avoiding work or responsibi ...
Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) is a deeply ingrained and rigid dysfunctional thought process that focuses on social irresponsibility with e ...
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is a common complication of a thiamine deficiency that is primarily seen with alcoholics. This syndrome was classically ...
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental disorder that may develop in some children and adolescents after exposure to a traumatic event. Tr ...
Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest.
Public health is a broad term that applies to all entities and their work to improve the health of a group of people. Public health focuses on impr ...
Tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) were introduced in the late 1950s for the treatment of depression. However, with the advent of selective serotonin ...
Factitious disorder imposed on self - Munchausen syndrome - is a syndrome in which patients consciously induce, feign, or exaggerate physical or ps ...
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