End-of-Life Care, Field-Death and Death Pronouncement Board Review Questions: CME Quick Quiz

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end-of-life care and death board review questions free CME quiz

End-of-life Care, Field-Death, and Death PronouncementFree Board Review Questions CME QuizCare given to people who are near the end of life and have stopped treatment to cure or control their disease. End-of-life care includes physical, emotional, social, and spiritual support for patients and their families. The goal of end-of-life care is to control pain and other symptoms so the patient … Read More

Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders Board Review Questions: CME Quick Quiz

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endocrine disorders and metabolic disorders CME quiz

Endocrine and Metabolic DisordersFree Board Review Questions CME QuizThe endocrine system is responsible for regulating a range of bodily functions through the release of hormones. Hormones are secreted by the glands of the endocrine system, traveling through the bloodstream to various organs and tissues in the body. The hormones then tell these organs and tissues what to do or how … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Fever of Unknown Origin

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Free board review questions on how to approach fever of unknown origin

This week’s free board review question…An 88-year-old man presents with a history of increasing confusion and lethargy progressing to obtundation over the past 12 hours. Vital signs are: Temperature 101.60F, blood pressure 88/60 mm Hg, pulse 120 beats/minute and regular, and respiratory rate 20 breaths/minute. General physical examination is normal with the exception of decreased mentation. There are no focal neurologic signs. Laboratory studies include: … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Dysrhythmia

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This week’s free board review question…An 18-year-old track athlete presents with syncope during a 440 m relay. He has an abrasion of the knee, but no other injury. He has not fainted before. His ECG is shown (see Figure.) His older brother died at age 29 from what was thought to be marijuana laced with cocaine, although the cocaine levels … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Glaucoma and Cataracts

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free board review questions - eye disorders

This week’s free board review question…A 70-year-old male has a history of bilateral cataracts and now presents with right eye complaints. A picture of his right eye at the time of presentation is seen below (see Figure). Which of the following events in his history or physical exam is an indication for cataract surgery? Answer Options The patient’s visual acuity … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Erythema Toxicum Neonatorum

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Free board review question of the week on erythema toxicum neonatorum

This week’s free board review question…A 2-day-old female neonate is found to have large, generalized, erythematous papules with centralized vesicles on examination. She was born at 39 weeks via cesarean delivery. Her mother received routine prenatal care and has a history of giving birth to a previous child via cesarean delivery. The infant has been breastfeeding well and has had … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Mandibular Fractures

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Free board review question of the week on mandibular fractures

This week’s free board review question…A 47-year-old woman is brought in by ambulance for mandibular pain and malocclusion after blunt trauma (see Figures 1 and 2). Figure 1. Figure 2. Which of the following statements is correct? Answer Options Any fracture will most likely be through the right-sided body of the mandible. Statistically, this patient has a 1% chance of … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Osteoarthritis

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Free board review question of the week on osteoarthritis

This week’s free board review question…A 65-year-old woman presents with right knee pain for the past 3 months that she tells is worse with use and just before bedtime. She states that she often has morning stiffness in that joint which disappears after a few minutes walking around the house. You order an x-ray to confirm your suspicion of osteoarthritis. … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Myocardial Infarction

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Free board review question of the week on Myocardial Infarction

This week’s free board review question…A 56-year-old woman presents to you with new-onset chest pain. For the last year, she tells you that she has a pacemaker for “a heart block”. Her vitals are stable, her past medical history is otherwise benign, and cardiac biomarkers are pending. She is visiting from another state, and you are unable to access her … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Antiseizure Medication

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Free board review question of the week on seizures

This week’s free board review question…A 23-year-old woman presents to you after having experienced a seizure 2 hours ago, her second such seizure in 1 year. Her first seizure was followed by a comprehensive evaluation and no underlying etiology could be identified. As is standard practice after a single seizure with no known cause, she was not started on an … Read More