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Fluid Management and Transfusion Exam

The Fluid Management and Transfusion Exam is a 100-question board-like exam with questions directed to aspects of perioperative fluid management and blood component therapy. Question material covers:

  • Solution nomenclature
  • Fluid compartments
  • Disorders of water balance
  • Disorders of sodium balance
  • Disorders of potassium balance
  • Disorders of calcium balance
  • Disorders of phosphorus balance
  • Disorders of magnesium balance
  • Coagulation and coagulation testing
  • Evaluation of intravascular volume
  • Intravenous fluid therapy
  • Blood substitutes & colloids
  • Transfusions
  • Blood component therapy
  • Complications of blood transfusions
  • Management of blood loss during surgery
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Anticoagulant therapy

The Topic Exams follow the format described in the Candidate Handbook. You may take as long as you wish for each question, but you may not skip a question. The Topic Exams offer an excellent method of selectively reviewing specialized topics in anesthesia, whether in preparation for course exams or the certification exam. In addition, the Topic Exams offer valuable experience in computerized test taking.

Following completion of a Topic Exam, you will receive a raw score, the time it took to complete the exam, and a list of all your correct and incorrect responses.

All answers to the Topic Exam questions are fully explained and referenced so you may further explore areas of interest or increase your knowledge in areas of academic weakness. You will have access to the referenced answers for not less than 28 days after completing the exam.

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