Examination Information

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Part A: Simulator

 Part A: Instructions for Simulator Exam

  Part A: Grading Rubric

  Part A: Simulator Practice Exams

Part B: Practicum

  Part B: Practicum Exam Overview

  Part B: Practicum Scoring Guidelines

  Part B: Evaluating Ear Impression

  Part B: Board Policy on Use of Models

 Part B: OSHA's Universal Precautions (use of gloves during exam)

  Part B: Bracing Guidelines

 Part B: Bracing Video 1

This video demonstrates proper bracing techniques using the otoscope and may be beneficial to review in preparation for exam.

 Part B: Bracing Video 2

This video also demonstrates proper bracing techniques using the otoscope and may be beneficial to review in preparation for exam.

 IHS "Bridge and Brace" technique

This information shows the proper bridge and brace technique and may be beneficial to review in preparation for exam.

 *Part B: Bracing Video Example 1

 *Part B: Bracing Video Example 2

 *Part B: Bracing Video Example 3

 *Part B: Bracing Video Example 4

*These bracing examples are all acceptable bracing methods for use with an impression gun.

Part C: Laws and Regulations

Part D: The IHS Exam

 Part C and D:Test Information

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