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Date Updated: August 2, 2011

Clinical Science: Medicine

The Clinical Science Medicine content outline includes:

Outline
General Principles
1%–5%
Organ Systems
Immunologic Disorders
5%–10%
Diseases of the Blood and Blood-forming Organs
5%–10%
Diseases of the Nervous System and Special Senses
5%–10%
Cardiovascular Disorders
15%–20%
Diseases of the Respiratory System
15%–20%
Nutritional and Digestive Disorders
10%–15%
Gynecologic Disorders
1%–5%
Renal, Urinary, and Male Reproductive System
10%–15%
Disorders of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues
5%–10%
Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue
5%–10%
Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
5%–10%
Physician Tasks
Promoting Health and Health Maintenance
10%–15%
Understanding Mechanisms of Disease
20%–25%
Establishing a Diagnosis
40%–45%
Applying Principles of Management
20%–25%
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