The PS examination contains 170 questions that cover the following content areas. All percentages are an approximate distribution of the questions across the content areas.
PS Content Outline (Please click on "PS Content Outline" for the detailed Content Outline in PDF-Printable format).
Anatomy and Physiology [30%]
• Normal Anatomy
• Perfusion and function
• Abnormal physiology and perfusion
Integration of data [9%]
• Incorporate outside data
• Clinical standards and guidelines
• Measurement techniques
Physics and Instrumentation [11%]
• Imaging instruments
• Managing medical emergencies
• Traumatic injury
• Interventional procedures
Please note: All percentages are approximate.
Your score report will display and include performance feedback for these content areas.