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Part IIncludes subject examinations in each of six basic science areas: general anatomy, spinal anatomy, physiology, chemistry, pathology, and microbiology.
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Part IIConsists of 90 multiple-choice questions in each of six clinical science areas, including general diagnosis, neuromusculoskeletal diagnosis, diagnostic imaging, principles of chiropractic, chiropractic practice, and associated clinical sciences.
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Part IIIAddresses nine clinical areas: case history, physical examination, neuromusculoskeletal examination, diagnostic imaging, clinical laboratory and special studies, diagnosis or clinical impression, chiropractic techniques, supportive interventions, and case management.
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Part IVThe NBCE practical examination is administered twice each year, in May and November at chiropractic college test sites throughout the United States.
The NBCE Part IV Examination tests individuals in three major areas:
•x-ray interpretation and diagnosis
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PhysiotherapyPhysiotherapy is an elective examination offered at most chiropractic colleges.
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AcupunctureAn elective, computer-based examination that is offered six times per year.
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Special Purposes ExaminationThe Special Purposes Examination for Chiropractic (SPEC) is an assessment tool in the area of clinical competency.
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State ExamsThe NBCE administers exams for the states of Florida and Oregon.
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Specialty ExamsThe NBCE administers the DABCI written exam for the American Board of Chiropractic Internists.
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The Chiropractic College Aptitude Test (CCAT) provides the prospective student and his/her chiropractic college with measures of ability in mathematics, biology, chemistry, and physics.
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