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We have 425 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 117 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Undersea & Hyperbaric Physician subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Undersea and Hyperbaric 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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Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam Overview
How many hours is the Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam?
The Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam is 3.5 hours.
How many questions is the Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam?
The Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam is 150 questions.
What topics are covered on the Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam?
Topics include: Fundamentals: Physics of Diving, Rec/trtmnt of phys/pharm effects/tox of gases, Equipment, Decompression Theory, Pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and management of dysbarism; Diving Medicine: Physiologic effects of diving; Diving operations; Bounce diving, Medical and Technical Support of Diving, Clinical Hyperbaric Medicine, Indications for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, and Patient Management
Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam MCQs (425)
Our question bank for the Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 6 questions
- Cardiovascular - 49 questions
- Connective Tissue - 29 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 60 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 13 questions
- Eyes - 30 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 11 questions
- Genitourinary - 15 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 7 questions
- Infectious - 59 questions
- Integument - 65 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 60 questions
- Nervous - 73 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 29 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 141 questions
- Surgery - 27 questions
- Toxicology - 74 questions
- Trauma - 88 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 8 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 10 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 123 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 131 questions
- Causes - 175 questions
- Classification - 31 questions
- Differential - 136 questions
- Epidemiology - 8 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 41 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 25 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 24 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 37 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 45 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 33 questions
- History Physical - 397 questions
- Pathophysiology - 196 questions
- Patient Education - 41 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 246 questions
- Toxicology - 26 questions
- Treatment Medical - 258 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 18 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 20 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 34 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 7 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 6 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 1 questions
Undersea and Hyperbaric Exam Articles (117)
Cnidaria is a classification of marine life that includes jellyfish, fire coral, stinging hydroids, sea wasps, sea nettle, and anemones. Jellyfish ...
Seabather's eruption (SBE), also known as "Sea Lice," is pruritic dermatitis found in a bathing suit distribution and at sites of friction aft ...
High-pressure nervous syndrome or high-pressure neurological syndrome (HPNS) is characterized by neurological, psychological, and electroencephalog ...
Boyle’s law is a gas law that describes the relationship between the pressure and volume of gas for a mass and temperature. This law is the m ...
Dysbaric osteonecrosis is a type of avascular necrosis of the bone most commonly found in undersea divers and workers breathing compressed air or g ...
In hyperbaric medicine, healthcare professionals must understand that the approved indications are not common knowledge amongst those that do not p ...
The retina is the innermost layer of tissue of the posterior portion of the eye. It is composed of multiple cellular layers. The outermost layer ab ...
Cataract is the clouding of the lens of the eye that results in loss of visual acuity, often progressing to incapacitating blindness. Nuclear catar ...
Trauma to a limb, leading to direct tissue damage plus local hypoxic conditions from resulting edema, causes acute traumatic peripheral ischemia. T ...
Diving using an underwater breathing apparatus (UBA) of any type involves inspiration of compressed gas by the diver at pressures above normal surf ...
Ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) injury is a well-recognized phenomenon that may follow virtually any ischemic episode to tissues from interrupted blood ...
Human exposure to hyperbaric pressure occurs while diving and during hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Hypobaric exposures occur on&nb ...
Thermal burns are common in the United States, and approximately 2 million people are injured every year, with about 155 per million patients needi ...
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE) is a fatal form of severe high-altitude illness. HAPE is a form of noncardiogenic pulmonary edema that occurs ...
Carbon monoxide is a tasteless, odorless, colorless, and non-irritating gas formed with the combustion of hydrocarbons (fossil fuels). It binds to ...
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