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We have 641 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 326 PubMed indexed review articles related to the NBRC® Test. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Respiratory Therapist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Respiratory Therapists Board 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.
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Respiratory Therapists Board Exam Overview
How many hours is the Respiratory Therapists Board Exam?
The Respiratory Therapists Board Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Respiratory Therapists Board Exam?
The Respiratory Therapists Board Exam is 120 questions.
What topics are covered on the Respiratory Therapists Board Exam?
Topics include: Patient Data - 35%, Troubleshooting and Quality Control of Devices, and Infection Control - 14%, Initiation and Modifications of Interventions - 50%
Respiratory Therapists Board Exam MCQs (641)
Our question bank for the Respiratory Therapists Board Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 35 questions
- Cardiovascular - 70 questions
- Connective Tissue - 1 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 81 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 26 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 11 questions
- Genetics - 3 questions
- Growth and Development - 14 questions
- Hematologic - 12 questions
- Infectious - 74 questions
- Integument - 1 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 25 questions
- Nervous - 47 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 10 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 703 questions
- Renal - 11 questions
- Surgery - 47 questions
- Toxicology - 24 questions
- Trauma - 57 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 8 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 24 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 7 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 37 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 9 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 386 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 371 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 5 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 258 questions
- Classification - 70 questions
- Differential - 197 questions
- Epidemiology - 7 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 118 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 128 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 129 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 75 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 93 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 12 questions
- History Physical - 666 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 426 questions
- Patient Education - 9 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 335 questions
- Toxicology - 19 questions
- Treatment Medical - 328 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 22 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 7 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 43 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 2 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 10 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 14 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 9 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 2 questions
Respiratory Therapists Board Exam Articles (326)
Carbon monoxide (CO) is released into the environment by the incomplete combustion of carbonaceous materials. The sources of CO are plentiful, and ...
The creation of the first blood gas apparatus can be attributed to John Severinghaus, Leland Clark, and multiple other inventors with their re ...
The airway is one of the most important components in the body to be protected regardless of why a patient is in a hospital, whether for ...
The oxyhemoglobin dissociation curve is a vital tool for comprehending how blood transports and releases oxygen. Oxygen is carried throughout the b ...
Dental infections originate in the tooth or its supporting structures and can spread to the surrounding tissues. When facial structures are comprom ...
Tidal volume is the amount of air that moves in or out of the lungs with each respiratory cycle. It measures around 500 mL in an average healthy ad ...
The brain is one of the largest and most complex organs in our body; it is composed of billions of neurons that communicate together by forming num ...
Proper diaphragm function is essential for adequate ventilation and the function of the lungs. The diaphragm is considered the most important muscl ...
Often changes to mechanical ventilator settings are performed by health care providers that have limited training in specific functions of the vent ...
B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a hormone secreted from cardiac ventricular myocytes in response to myocardial stretch and stress. Its release ...
Inhalation anesthetics (nitrous oxide, halothane, isoflurane, desflurane, sevoflurane, most commonly used agents in practice today) are used for in ...
The spontaneous respiratory drive is among the most vital evolutionary qualities in mammalian existence, and the neurocircuitry and physiology  ...
When assessing a patient clinically, it is important to know basic anatomical details which will aid the clinician during the physical examination. ...
Pulmonary embolism (PE) occurs when there is a disruption to the flow of blood in the pulmonary artery or its branches by a thrombus that originate ...
Postoperative fever is defined as a temperature higher than 38 C (or greater than 100.4 F) on two consecutive postoperative days or higher than 39 ...
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