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ABSS® Exam Overview
How many hours is the ABSS® Exam?
The ABSS® Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the ABSS® Exam?
The ABSS® Exam is 150 questions.
What topics are covered on the ABSS® Exam?
Topics include: Basic Sciences; Clinical Sciences; Surgical Sciences; and General Topics
ABSS® Exam MCQs (1,983)
Our question bank for the ABSS® Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 5 questions
- Cardiovascular - 164 questions
- Connective Tissue - 39 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 102 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 83 questions
- Eyes - 106 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 24 questions
- Genetics - 40 questions
- Genitourinary - 11 questions
- Growth and Development - 79 questions
- Gynecologic - 12 questions
- Hematologic - 34 questions
- Infectious - 124 questions
- Integument - 22 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 625 questions
- Nervous - 1954 questions
- Nutrition - 16 questions
- Obstetric - 18 questions
- Oncologic - 308 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 20 questions
- Pulmonary - 49 questions
- Renal - 25 questions
- Surgery - 438 questions
- Toxicology - 30 questions
- Trauma - 478 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 25 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 2 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 5 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 5 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 66 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 16 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 647 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 3 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 701 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Causes - 887 questions
- Classification - 271 questions
- Differential - 936 questions
- Epidemiology - 51 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 416 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 157 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 109 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 11 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 271 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1054 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 7 questions
- History Physical - 2109 questions
- Legal - 13 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1097 questions
- Patient Education - 34 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1224 questions
- Toxicology - 19 questions
- Treatment Medical - 509 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 33 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 8 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 40 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 12 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 637 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 8 questions
- Clinical Education - 23 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 42 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 3 questions
- Drug Information - 32 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 22 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 6 questions
ABSS® Exam Articles (883)
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Spondylolisthesis is the slippage of one vertebral body with respect to the adjacent vertebral body causing mechanical or radicular symptoms or pai ...
Holoprosencephaly (HPE) results from an incomplete midline cleavage of the forebrain (prosencephalon) and includes a wide spectrum of intracranial ...
According to the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, there are 12 injury-related emergency department visits for every 100 persons ov ...
Sphenopalatine ganglion (SPG) neuralgia is a complex disease characterized by chronic head and neck pain which often accompanied by autonomic featu ...
The basal ganglia is a cluster of nuclei found deep to the neocortex of the brain. It has a multitude of functions associated with reward and cogni ...
Brain herniation is the movement of brain parenchyma from one cranial compartment to another. The key cranial compartments include left and right s ...
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Diffuse axonal injury (DAI) is a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that results from a blunt injury to the brain
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