Personality Test for Specialty

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    Here is a personality test to see which area of nursing you may fit in with the best. It is 130 questions but it goes pretty quickly. They will ask you the same question multiple times which is normal.

    http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/specialties/

    Post your results!

    My top three were rheumatology, general internal med, and hematology.
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    That was pretty cool. Although I want to specialize in pediatric oncology...my top three from this test were:
    1. Physical Med and Rehabilitation
    2. Occupational Med
    3. Pathology

    Oncology ended up being 9th and 11th. Thanks for the link. That was fun.
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    Quote from Travellpro
    Here is a personality test to see which area of nursing you may fit in with the best. It is 130 questions but it goes pretty quickly. They will ask you the same question multiple times which is normal.

    http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/specialties/

    Post your results!

    My top three were rheumatology, general internal med, and hematology.
    Hey, this was soooo much fun
    I scored highest in thoracic surgery, aerospace med and nephrology.....I knew it, I knew it...the sky is the limit and I might just become an astronaut after all....first space nurse on the moon!!!!!! :chuckle
    Last edit by stpauligirl on May 11, '06
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    I'm wanting to get into oncology, so I'm happy with my results

    1.) dermatology
    2.) med oncology
    3.) gastroenterology
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    Good one. I cant really see me doing any of the ones it posted top for me. There is no way I would think about plastic surgery.
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    Quote from stpauligirl
    Hey, this was soooo much fun
    I scored highest in thoracic surgery, aerospace med and nephrology.....I knew it, I knew it...the sky is the limit and I might just become an astronaut after all....first space nurse on the moon!!!!!! :chuckle
    Who knows? It could happen.
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    1physical med & rehabilitation48
    2occupational med48
    3nuclear med47
    4pediatrics47
    5nephrology47
    6infectious disease47
    7hematology46
    8rheumatology46
    9dermatology46
    10radiation oncology45
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    1) Neurology
    2) Psychiatry

    It's almost spooky. Those were what I was thinking about doing before I took the survey. Hospice too, but obviously that's not a specialty with this survey. Funny...I was thinking of doing those two.
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    these were my top 10. the only one's i am interested in is er, and pediatrics (and maybe dermatology, if i decide to work in an office)
    dermatology


    colon & rectal surgery


    anesthesiology


    hematology


    pediatrics


    ophthalmology


    radiology


    rheumatology

    physical med & rehabilitation
    emergency med
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    Quote from Travellpro
    Here is a personality test to see which area of nursing you may fit in with the best. It is 130 questions but it goes pretty quickly. They will ask you the same question multiple times which is normal.

    http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/specialties/

    Post your results!

    My top three were rheumatology, general internal med, and hematology.
    interesting....

    1orthopaedic surgery49
    2otolaryngology49
    3obstetrics/gynecology494
    pulmonology49
    5cardiology48
    6anesthesiology48
    7nuclear med48
    8ophthalmology48
    9urology48
    10general surgery
    Last edit by ree-nee on May 12, '06


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