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Pharmagate® is home to around 150 international and Canadian pharmacy graduates every year. Pharmagate® continues to help its hundreds of alumni to strive towards further career success.
The founders of and the educators serving Pharmagate® are academically affiliated and practicing clinical pharmacists who specialize in developing educational pharmacy and professional development programs for internationally trained pharmacists & Canadian graduates in order to successfully challenge the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) 


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    Pain Mechanisms, Opioid Use, Substance Use Disorders, Chemotherapy Adverse Reactions, Palliative Care, And Liver Diseases - EE January 2021

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    • Pain types and mechanisms
    • Opioid clinical pharmacology
    • Opioid adverse drug reactions, withdrawal, and overdose
    • Opioid conversion
    • Opioid use in cancer pain and chronic noncancer pain
    • End-of-life care or palliative care
    • Adverse drug reactions associated with chemotherapy
    • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
    • Febrile neutropenia in malignancy
    • Neuropathic pain
    • Opioid-related disorder
    • Benzodiazepine- and alcohol-related disorders
    • Chronic liver diseases

    Therapeutics of Endocrine Disorders - EE January 2021

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    • Endocrine hormones structures and functions
    • Hormonal mechanisms of actions
    • Sex hormones physiology
    • Lactation physiology
    • Adrenal disorders
      • Addison’s disease
      • Cushing syndrome
    • Water balance disorders:
      • Diabetes insipidus
      • Syndrome of inappropriate ADH secretion
    • Diabetes mellitus
    • Thyroid disorders

    Musculoskeletal Disorders - EE January 2021

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    • basic biomedical musculoskeletal information and anatomy
    • osteoporosis
    • osteoarthritis
    • rheumatoid arthritis
    • systemic lupus erythematosus
    • polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis
    • low back pain
    • sciatica
    • sports injuries
    • fibromyalgia
    • gouty arthritis
    • statin-induced myopathy

    Minor Ailments - Part 2 - EE January 2021

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    • Mouth ambulatory ailments:
      • canker sores, cold sores, dry mouth, and oral candidiasis (thrush)
    • Infectious skin & keratin ambulatory ailments: 
      • Athlete's foot, bacterial skin infections (impetigo), diaper rash, fungal nail infections or onychomycosis, fungal skin infections (tinea/dermatophytes and yeast infections), viral skin rashes (chickenpox and shingles), and warts (common, plantar, flat, genital, and oncogenic)
    • Dermatological ambulatory ailments: 
      • Acne, atopic and contact dermatitis, burns, bunions, corns & calluses, dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis, diaper dermatitis, drug-induced skin reactions, minor cuts and wounds, ostomy care, pruritus, psoriasis, rosacea, scabies & lice infestation, and sunburns
    • Mother & infant health and infant nutrition: 
      • Oral thrush, Nipple thrush, mastitis, infant colic, infant nutrition, and teething
    • Gastrointestinal ambulatory ailments:
      • Motion sickness, constipation, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, and pinworm infestation

    Minor Ailments - Part 1 - EE January 2021

    This quiz covers the following topics:

    • Headaches
    • Fever
    • Acetaminophen toxicity
    • Insomnia
    • Pregnancy and fertility testing
    • Smoking cessation and model of behavioral changes
    • Respiratory ailments:
      • common cold/upper respiratory tract infection [URTI],
      • influenza,
      • allergic rhinitis and pet/mite allergy, 
      • strep throat/bacterial pharyngitis, 
      • acute bronchitis ("chest cold")
      • croup, and
      • acute rhinosinusitis, 
    • Ear ailments: 
      • impacted ear wax,
      • barotrauma,
      • otitis media, and 
      • otitis externa,
    • Eye conditions: 
      • pink/red eye (conjunctivitis),
      • eyelid conditions & blepharitis, 
      • herpetic conjunctivitis,
      • glaucoma, 
      • post-operative care for cataract surgery, and 
      • age-related macular degeneration.

    Infectious Diseases - MCQ November 2020

    Created by: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    o   General Microbiology

    o   Meningitis

    o   Tuberculosis

    o   Infective Endocarditis

    o   Osteomyelitis

    o   Diabetic Foot Infections

    o   Cellulitis 

    o   Strep Throat and Upper Respiratory Tract Infections

    o   Acute Otitis Media in Children

    o   Acute Sinusitis

    o   Hospital Acquired Infections and Septic Shock

    o   Clostridium Difficile Infection

    o   Hospital-Acquired and Community-Acquired Pneumonia

    o   Sexually Transmitted Infections

    o   Urinary Tract Infections

    o   Shingles

    o   Human Immunodeficiency Virus (AIDS)

    o   Viral Hepatitis

    o   Febrile Neutropenia in the Cancer Patient

    o   Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

    o   Treatment of Systemic Fungal Infections

    o   Lyme Disease

    o   Animal Bites

    o   Insect Bites

    o   Malaria Prevention

    o   Vaccination & Immunization

    Musculoskeletal and Gastrointestinal Disorders – MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    Pathophysiology and therapeutics of musculoskeletal disorders:
    • gouty arthritis,
    • osteoarthritis,
    • rheumatoid arthritis,
    • polymyalgia rheumatica,
    • sciatica,
    • fibromyalgia,
    • systemic lupus erythematosus,
    • osteoporosis,
    • sports injuries,
    • low back pain and neck pain (whiplash)

    Pathophysiology and therapeutics of GI disorders:
    • ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn's disease (CD),
    • gastroesophageal reflux (GERD),
    • peptic ulcer (PU),
    • hepatic disorders, and
    • irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) 

    Contraception, Sexual Dysfunction, And Gynecological & Urological Disorders - MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This online quiz will cover the following topics:

    • Contraception,
    • Menopause, Andropause And Hormone Replacement,
    • Gynecological And Menstrual Disorders:
      • Premenstrual syndrome and premenstrual dysphoric syndrome
      • Primary and secondary dysmenorrhea
      • Endometriosis
      • Polycystic ovary syndrome
    • Male And Female Sexual Dysfunction,
    • Hirsutism,
    • Medical Abortion, And
    • Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Urological Disorders:
      • Benign prostatic hyperplasia
      • Urinary incontinence
      • Nocturnal enuresis

    Cardiovascular Disorders (Part 2) - MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz is going to discuss the following topics:

    • Tachyarrhythmias And Cardioembolic Stroke Prevention
    • Primary And Secondary Prevention Of Ischemic Stroke
    • Venous Thromboembolism
    • Raynaud’s Phenomenon And Peripheral Arterial Diseases (Intermittent Claudication)
    • Shock

    Cardiovascular Disorders (Part 1) - MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz is going to discuss the following topics:

    • Hypertension
    • Dyslipidemias
    • Coronary Artery Disease And Acute Coronary Syndromes
    • Acute Stroke And Secondary Stroke Prevention
    • Heart Failure

    Endocrine, Renal & Electrolyte Disorders And Anemias - MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz is going to discuss the following topics:

    • Diabetes Insipidus And Diabetes Mellitus
    • Acute Renal Failure And Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Acid-base And Electrolyte Disorders
    • Thyroid Disorders
    • Adrenal Gland Disorders And Corticosteroid Withdrawal
    • Anemias

    Psychiatric, Neurological, And Substance-related Disorders - MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz is going to discuss the following topics:

    • Headache Disorders
    • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
    • Affective Disorders:
      • Anxiety,
      • Depression, and
      • Bipolar Disorder

    • Psychoses
    • Eating Disorders
    • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    • Movement Disorders:  
      • Parkinson’s Disease, and
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Dementias
    • Epilepsy and Seizures
    • Bell’s Palsy
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Substance Use Disorders
    • Tobacco Use Disorder and Smoking Cessation

    Chemotherapy Reactions, Palliative Care, Opioid Use, And Respiratory Disorders - MCQ November 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    • Cancer chemotherapy toxicity
    • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
    • Pain mechanisms and pharmacotherapy: palliative care & chronic noncancer pain
    • Opioid Use Disorder
    • Respiratory disorders and therapeutics

    Therapeutics of Minor Ailments - Part 2 - EE June 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    • Mouth ambulatory ailments:
      • canker sores, cold sores, dry mouth, and oral candidiasis (thrush)
    • Infectious skin & keratin ambulatory ailments: 
      • Athlete's foot, bacterial skin infections (impetigo), diaper rash, fungal nail infections or onychomycosis, fungal skin infections (tinea/dermatophytes and yeast infections), viral skin rashes (chickenpox and shingles), and warts (common, plantar, flat, genital, and oncogenic)
    • Dermatological ambulatory ailments: 
      • Acne, atopic and contact dermatitis, burns, bunions, corns & calluses, dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis, diaper dermatitis, drug-induced skin reactions, minor cuts and wounds, ostomy care, pruritus, psoriasis, rosacea, scabies & lice infestation, and sunburns
    • Infant nutrition and ambulatory ailments: 
      • Fever, infant colic, infant nutrition, and teething
    • Gastrointestinal ambulatory ailments:
      • Constipation, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, nausea and vomiting, and pinworms

    Therapeutics of Minor Ailments - Part 1 - EE June 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz covers the following topics:

    • Headaches
    • Fever
    • Acetaminophen toxicity
    • Insomnia
    • Pregnancy and fertility testing
    • Smoking cessation and model of behavioral changes
    • Respiratory ailments:
      • common cold/upper respiratory tract infection [URTI],
      • influenza,
      • allergic rhinitis and pet/mite allergy, 
      • strep throat/bacterial pharyngitis, 
      • croup, and
      • acute rhinosinusitis, 
    • Ear ailments: 
      • impacted ear wax,
      • barotrauma,
      • otitis media, and 
      • otitis externa,
    • Eye conditions: 
      • pink/red eye/conjunctivitis,
      • eyelid conditions & blepharitis, 
      • herpetic conjunctivitis, and
      • glaucoma, post-operative care for cataract surgery, and age-related macular degeneration.

    Therapeutics of Infectious Diseases - MCQ May 2020

    Created by: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    o   General Microbiology

    o   Meningitis

    o   Tuberculosis

    o   Infective Endocarditis

    o   Osteomyelitis

    o   Cellulitis

    o   Strep Throat And Upper Respiratory Tract Infections

    o   Acute Otitis Media in Children

    o   Acute Sinusitis

    o   Hospital Acquired Infections And Septic Shock

    o   Clostridium Difficile Infection

    o   Hospital-Acquired and Community-Acquired Pneumonia

    o   Sexually Transmitted Infections

    o   Urinary Tract Infections

    o   Shingles

    o   Human Immunodeficiency Virus (AIDS)

    o   Viral Hepatitis

    o   Febrile Neutropenia in the Cancer Patient

    o   Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

    o   Treatment of Systemic Fungal Infections

    o   Lyme Disease

    o   Animal Bites

    o   Insect Bites

    o   Malaria Prevention

    o   Vaccination & Immunization

    Therapeutics of Musculoskeletal and Gastrointestinal Disorders – MCQ May 2020

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    1) Pathophysiology and therapeutics of musculoskeletal disorders: gouty arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, sciatica, fibromyalgia, systemic lupus erythematosus, osteoporosis, sports injuries, low back pain and neck pain (whiplash)

    2) Pathophysiology and therapeutics of GI disorders: ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn's disease (CD), gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), peptic ulcer (PU), hepatic disorders and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

    Contraception, Sexual Dysfunction, And Gynecological & Urological Disorders - MCQ May 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This online quiz will cover the following topics:

    • Contraception,
    • Menopause, Andropause And Hormone Replacement,
    • Gynecological And Menstrual Disorders,
    • Male And Female Sexual Dysfunction,
    • Hirsutism,
    • Medical Abortion, And
    • Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Urological Disorders.

    Cardiovascular Disorders (Part 2) - MCQ May 2020

    Instructor: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    1. Tachyarrhythmias And Cardioembolic Stroke Prevention,
    2. Primary And Secondary Prevention Of Ischemic Stroke,
    3. Venous Thromboembolism,
    4. Raynaud’s Phenomenon And Peripheral Arterial Diseases (Intermittent Claudication), and
    5. Shock.

    Cardiovascular Disorders (Part 1) - MCQ May 2020

    Instructor: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    1. Hypertension,
    2. Dyslipidemias,
    3. Coronary Artery Disease And Acute Coronary Syndromes,
    4. Acute Stroke And Secondary Stroke Prevention, and
    5. Heart Failure.

    Endocrine, Renal & Electrolyte Disorders And Anemias - MCQ May 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz will cover the following topics:

    1. Diabetes Insipidus And Diabetes Mellitus,
    2. Acute Renal Failure And Chronic Kidney Disease,
    3. Acid-base And Electrolyte Disorders,
    4. Thyroid Disorders,
    5. Adrenal Gland Disorders And Corticosteroid Withdrawal, and
    6. Anemias.

    Psychiatric, Neurological And Substance-related Disorders - MCQ May 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail

    This quiz is going to discuss the following topics:

    • Headache Disorders
    • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
    • Affective Disorders:
      • Anxiety,
      • Depression, and
      • Bipolar Disorder

    • Psychoses
    • Eating Disorders
    • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    • Movement Disorders:  
      • Parkinson’s Disease, and
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Dementias
    • Epilepsy and Seizures
    • Bell’s Palsy
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Substance Use Disorders
    • Tobacco Use Disorder and Smoking Cessation

    Chemotherapy-associated Toxicity, Palliative Care, Pain Management And Respiratory Disorders - MCQ May 2020

    Created By: Dr. Karim Michail
    • Cancer chemotherapy toxicity
    • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
    • Pain mechanisms and pharmacotherapy: palliative care & chronic noncancer pain
    • Opioid Use Disorder
    • Respiratory disorders and therapeutics

    Sample Quiz - Pharmagate 2020/2021

    Pharmagate® questions are constantly updated to keep with the pace of updates in clinical practice guidelines and contemporary hot topics in management and pharmacy practice. 

    Pharmagate® questions are designed in such a way to deliver a focused, structured and systematic study material and NOT to provide merely some casual answers to random questions. This means that each question stem along with the answers is carefully prepared to provide a complete study guide in a systematic way for each topic.

    Pharmagate® Q-bank is "module-oriented" and all PEBC competencies, as per the most updated NAPRA blueprint, will be reviewed systematically in order to build clinical knowledge and transfer practice skills.


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