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General Surgery Student Exam Overview
How many hours is the General Surgery Student Exam?
The General Surgery Student Exam is 2.5 hours.
How many questions is the General Surgery Student Exam?
The General Surgery Student Exam is 125 questions.
What topics are covered on the General Surgery Student Exam?
Topics include: The General Surgery 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 General Surgery that are essential for a pre-doctoral medical student.
General Surgery Student Exam MCQs (1,735)
Our question bank for the General Surgery Student Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 15 questions
- Cardiovascular - 227 questions
- Connective Tissue - 30 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 92 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 125 questions
- Eyes - 9 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 805 questions
- Genetics - 27 questions
- Genitourinary - 122 questions
- Growth and Development - 30 questions
- Gynecologic - 77 questions
- Hematologic - 91 questions
- Infectious - 206 questions
- Integument - 177 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 249 questions
- Nervous - 135 questions
- Nutrition - 29 questions
- Obstetric - 29 questions
- Oncologic - 314 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 6 questions
- Pulmonary - 182 questions
- Renal - 63 questions
- Surgery - 510 questions
- Toxicology - 14 questions
- Trauma - 511 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 64 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 13 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 37 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 16 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 52 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 47 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 598 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 2 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 668 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 5 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 4 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 2 questions
- Causes - 865 questions
- Classification - 305 questions
- Differential - 796 questions
- Epidemiology - 52 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 363 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 352 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 154 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 12 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 283 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 662 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 37 questions
- History Physical - 1783 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 829 questions
- Patient Education - 64 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 915 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Treatment Medical - 405 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 32 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 3 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 445 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 9 questions
- Clinical Education - 78 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 32 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 28 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 7 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 2 questions
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Oral hemangiomas (OHs) are benign tumors that develop due to endothelial cell proliferation and occur in and around the oral cavity. While 60 to 70 ...
Annular pancreas (AP) is a rare congenital anomaly characterized by partial or complete circumferential encasement of the second part of the duoden ...
Joseph R Lee MD Assistant Professor Residency Program Director East Tennessee State Un College of Med American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) Clinical Fellowship in Transplantation Surgery, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) Johnson City TN
Hassam Zulfiqar MBBS Rawalpindi Medical University & Allied Hospitals Islamabad
Hishaam Ismael MD Associate Professor Director of Hepatobiliary Surgery University of Texas HSC Tyler TX
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