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Date Updated: October 18, 2017

Clinical Science: Medicine

The Clinical Science Medicine content outline includes:

Outline
System  
General Principles, Including Normal Age-Related Findings and Care of the Well Patient
1%–5%
Immune System
1%–5%
Blood & Lymphoreticular System
5%–10%
Nervous System & Special Senses
5%–10%
Skin & Subcutaneous Tissue
5%–10%
Musculoskeletal System
5%–10%
Cardiovascular System
10%–15%
Respiratory System
10%–15%
Gastrointestinal System
8%–12%
Renal & Urinary System
8%–12%
Female Reproductive System & Breast
1%–5%
Male Reproductive System
1%–5%
Endocrine System
5%–10%
Multisystem Processes & Disorders
3%–7%
Biostatistics, Epidemiology/Population Health, & Interpretation of the Medical Lit.
1%–5%
Social Sciences, Including Medical Ethics and Jurisprudence
1%–5%
Physician Task  
Applying Foundational Science Concepts
10%–15%
Diagnosis: Knowledge Pertaining to History, Exam, Diagnostic Studies, & Patient Outcomes
50%–55%
Health Maintenance, Pharmacotherapy, Intervention & Management
30%–35%
Site of Care  
Ambulatory
55%–65%
Emergency Department
20%–25%
Inpatient
15%–20%
Patient Age  
17 to 65
70%–80%
66 and older
20%–30%
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