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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 (637)
Our question bank for the Respiratory Therapists Board Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 37 questions
- Cardiovascular - 67 questions
- Connective Tissue - 1 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 82 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 25 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 11 questions
- Genetics - 3 questions
- Growth and Development - 14 questions
- Hematologic - 12 questions
- Infectious - 74 questions
- Integument - 1 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 26 questions
- Nervous - 48 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 10 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 696 questions
- Renal - 11 questions
- Surgery - 48 questions
- Toxicology - 24 questions
- Trauma - 56 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 7 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 21 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) - 385 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 367 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 - 196 questions
- Epidemiology - 7 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 112 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 128 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 128 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 76 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 96 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 12 questions
- History Physical - 667 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 430 questions
- Patient Education - 9 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 335 questions
- Toxicology - 19 questions
- Treatment Medical - 330 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 22 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 7 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 43 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 3 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 (332)
The muscles of the back are separated into extrinsic and intrinsic components, which are based on their function in movement and embryological orig ...
Cor pulmonale is a Latin word that means "pulmonary heart," its definition varies, and presently, there is no consensual definition. Cor pu ...
The pulmonary exam includes multiple components, including inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation. In this articl ...
Inducible laryngeal obstruction (ILO) describes a narrowing or inappropriate obstruction of the true vocal fold and/or the supraglottic structures ...
Synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation (SIMV) is a type of volume control mode of ventilation. With this mode, the ventilator will deliver ...
The partial pressure of carbon dioxide (PCO2) is the measure of carbon dioxide within arterial or venous blood. It often serves as a marker of suff ...
The A-a gradient, or the alveolar-arterial gradient, measures the difference between the oxygen concentration in the alveoli and arterial system. T ...
Dead space represents the volume of ventilated air that does not participate in gas exchange. The two types of dead space are anatomical dead ...
Pulmonary infarction (PI) is usually a complication of another primary disease state, most commonly pulmonary embolism (PE). Understanding the broa ...
Forced expiratory volume (FEV) refers to the volume of air that an individual can exhale during a forced breath in seconds.
The clinical examination of the lungs is part of almost any physical examination. Due to the close relationship with nearby structures such as the ...
Immunoglobulin E is one of the five classes of immunoglobulins (IgM, IgG, IgD, IgA, IgE). It was the last of the immunoglobulin family to be discov ...
The fraction of inspired oxygen (FiO2) is the concentration of oxygen in the gas mixture. The gas mixture at room air has a fraction of inspired ox ...
Bronchiolitis is inflammation of the bronchioles usually caused by an acute viral illness. It is the most common lower respiratory tract infection ...
Fluconazole is a member of the triazole family, one of the most widely used antifungal agents. It i ...
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