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Date Updated: October 18, 2017

Comprehensive Clinical Science Examination

The Comprehensive Clinical Science Examination content outline includes:

Outline
Systems
General Principles, Including Normal Age-Related Findings and Care of the Well Patient
1%–5%
Immune System
1%–5%
Blood & Lymphoreticular System
1%–5%
Behavioral Health
5%–10%
Nervous System & Special Senses
5%–10%
Skin & Subcutaneous Tissue
1%–5%
Musculoskeletal System
5%–10%
Cardiovascular System
5%–10%
Respiratory System
10%–15%
Gastrointestinal System
5%–10%
Renal & Urinary System
5%–10%
Pregnancy, Childbirth, & the Puerperium
5%–10%
Female Reproductive System & Breast
5%–10%
Male Reproductive System
1%–5%
Endocrine System
5%–10%
Multisystem Processes & Disorders
5%–10%
Biostatistics, Epidemiology/Population Health, & Interpretation of the Medical Lit.
1%–5%
Social Sciences, Including Communication, Medical Ethics, and Death & Dying
1%–5%
Physician Task  
Applying Foundational Science Concepts
10%–20%
Diagnosis: Knowledge Pertaining to History, Exam, Diagnostic Studies, & Patient Outcomes
40%–50%
Pharmacotherapy, Intervention & Management
30%–40%
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