Urgent Care Medicine Item Writing Needs
This resource information is only intended for use by registered ABPS subject matter experts.
Updated March 2019
When writing new items, we ask that you focus on areas of greatest need, as indicated by the table below:
|Category||Number of Items Needed|
|1 Administration, Ethics, and Medical Legal||3|
|2 Cardiovascular Disorders||1|
|4 ENT and Oral Surgery|
|5 Endocrinology and Metabolic Disorders||5|
|6 Gastrointestinal Disorders||2|
|7 Hematology and Oncology||6|
|8 Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine|
|11 Obstetrics and Gynecology||4|
|13 Orthopedics and Sports Medicine|
|15 Pharmacology and Toxicology|
|16 Wound Care, Anesthesia, Other Procedures and Skills||13|
|20 Triage and Stabilization of Critically-ill Patient|
|25 Occupational Medicine||6|
|26 Disaster Medicine and Environmental Injuries||8|
|32 Public Health and Preventative Medicine||13|
|36 Research, Epidemiology, and EBM||37|
|37 Allergy and Immunology|
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