Category Archives: Test Prep

Prepare for the in-training exam,, the written or oral boards.

Absite changes for 2014

The ABS recently released their changes for the absite.  Here is a brief summary of the high points.

  • Junior and Senior exams will be combined, and their will only be one exam from now on.
  • This exam will continue to be 5 hours in length and given in an online format
  • The information covered on the exam will be from the score SCORE Curriculum Outline seen here in PDF format.
  • Made available to all ACGME residency programs.  If  you are not associated with an ACGME program you can take it if you can find a program director that will let you take it. Also offered to integrated vascular residencies.
  • There continues to be an interactive sample text here to learn the testing system.