What are the OB/GYN shelf exam topics?

Here’s a summary of what the exam covers (see the Content Outline for a complete topic list and breakdown):

  • General Principles (normal age-related findings, care of the well patient, pregnancy, childbirth, & the puerperium)
  • Female reproductive system & breast
  • Endocrine system
  • Other systems, including multisystem processes & disorders
  • Social sciences
  • Applying foundational science concepts
  • Diagnosis: knowledge pertaining to history, exam, diagnostic studies, & patient outcomes
  • Health maintenance, prevention, & surveillance
  • Pharmacotherapy, intervention, & management
  • Ambulatory care
  • Emergency care