Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Cardiovascular Injuries

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Free board review question on cardiovascular injuries

A combative, 18-year-old patient is brought in by emergency medical services after being involved in a high-speed motor vehicle collision. You order radiography of the chest (see Figure). What statement is true of awake patients with the most likely injury associated with the findings seen in this Figure? Findings on physical examination are neither sensitive nor specific for this injury; … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Respiratory Disorders

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A 54-year-old obese man presents to you with a complaint that he cannot stay awake while driving. He tells you that he lives alone and is not sure if he snores. He falls asleep frequently after lunch and during meetings at work. When watching television at home, he reports “dozing off a lot.” He denies alcohol or illicit drug use. … 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

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: Click here for a list … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Dysrhythmias

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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 were low. The family could … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Glaucoma and Cataracts

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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? The cataract is inducing an acute glaucoma attack. Recognize indications for … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Antiseizure Medication

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Free board review question of the week on seizures

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 antiseizure medication. This second seizure … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Xanthoma

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Free board review question of the week on xanthoma

A 35-year-old woman with no known long-term medical conditions presents to you for her annual physical examination. She does not have any symptoms. She denies smoking, alcohol use, or using illicit drugs. She does not have a family history of coronary artery disease at a young age. Her vital signs are: blood pressure 125/80 mm Hg, pulse 75 beats/minute, respiratory … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Sexually Transmitted Infections

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Free board review question of the week on sexually transmitted infections

A 22-year-old woman presents with vaginal discharge that she has had for several weeks. On examination, you note purulent discharge from the os of the cervix and a friable cervix. She is minimally tender on bimanual examination, is not febrile, and she has a normal white blood cell count. You collect swabs of the discharge to test for chlamydia and … Read More

Free Nurse Practitioner Board Review Question of the Week – Atrial Fibrillation

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Free board review question of the week atrial fibrillation

Med-Challenger offers atrial fibrillation review along with everything else that nurse practitioners need to stay up-to-date and pass ANCC/AANP exams with in-depth review questions with detailed explanations. More nurse practitioner review questions can be accessed via a free trial of Med-Challenger NP: Start Free Full Trial Atrial fibrillation review can also be found in a host of other Med-Challenger products … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Hypertension

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Free board review question of the week hypertension

Med-Challenger offers hypertension review along with everything else that nurse practitioners need to stay up-to-date and pass ANCC/AANP exams with in-depth review questions with detailed explanations. More nurse practitioner review questions can be accessed via a free trial of Med-Challenger NP: Start Free Full Trial Hypertension review can also be found in a host of other Med-Challenger products for physicians … Read More