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COMLEX-USA
          INTRODUCTION
                                                MASTER BLUEPRINT






        TEST SPECIFICATIONS FOR EACH EXAMINATION
                                                                                                    TEST SPECIFICATIONS PERCENTAGES
                                                                                                                 Level 2-PE                    Series
         DIMENSION 1: COMPETENCY DOMAINS                                               Level 1   Level 2-CE                       Level 3
                                                                                                                HUM*    BM/BM*                Minimum
          1  Osteopathic Principles, Practice, and Manipulative Treatment               11%         10%         0%       15%        10%         10%
          2  Osteopathic Patient Care and Procedural Skills                              6%         30%         0%       25%        40%         25%
          3  Application of Knowledge for Osteopathic Medical Practice                  60%         26%         0%       15%        17%         30%

            3.1 Foundational Biomedical Sciences Knowledge Base                            75%         25%                            10%
          4  Practice-Based Learning and Improvement in Osteopathic Medical Practice     5%          7%         0%       5%         8%           5%
          5  Interpersonal and Communication Skills in the Practice of Osteopathic Medicine  3%      5%        60%       20%        3%          10%

          6  Professionalism in the Practice of Osteopathic Medicine                     3%          7%        30%       5%         6%           5%
          7  Systems-Based Practice in Osteopathic Medicine                              2%          5%         0%       5%         6%           5%

                                                                                                                                               Series
         DIMENSION 2: CLINICAL PRESENTATIONS                                            Level 1     Level 2-CE    Level 2-PE     Level 3
                                                                                                                                              Minimum
          1  Community Health and Patient Presentations related to Wellness              12%           12%           14%           12%          12%
          2  Patient Presentations Related to Human Development, Reproduction, and Sexuality  5%        5%                         5%            5%

          3  Patient Presentations Related to Endocrine System and Metabolism             5%            5%                         5%            5%
          4  Patient Presentations Related to Nervous System and Mental Health           10%           10%           14%           10%          10%
          5  Patient Presentations Related to Musculoskeletal System                     13%           13%           14%           13%          13%

          6  Patient Presentations Related to Genitourinary/Renal System and Breasts      5%            5%                         5%            5%
          7  Patient Presentations Related to Gastrointestinal System and Nutritional Health  10%      10%           14%           10%          10%

          8  Patient Presentations Related to Circulatory and Hematologic Systems        10%           10%           14%           10%          10%
          9  Patient Presentations Related to Respiratory System                         10%           10%           14%           10%          10%
         10 Patient Presentations Related to Integumentary System                         5%            5%                         5%            5%
                                                                                                          *HUM: Humanistic Domain  |  BM/BM: Biomedical/Biomechanical Domain
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