Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination Level 2
Clinical Medicine and Patient Care

History taking and physical examination skills
Clinical reasoning and differential diagnosis
Diagnostic testing interpretation (labs, imaging studies)
Evidence-based medicine and clinical decision-making
Patient management and treatment planning
Palliative care and end-of-life issues
Osteopathic Principles and Practice (OPP)

Osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) techniques and applications
Osteopathic philosophy and principles in patient care
Osteopathic diagnosis and treatment integration with conventional medicine
Application of OMT in various clinical scenarios (musculoskeletal, respiratory, cardiovascular, etc.)
Internal Medicine

Nephrology and urology
Infectious diseases
Allergy and immunology

General surgery principles
Surgical techniques and procedures
Trauma management
Orthopedic surgery
Cardiothoracic surgery
Vascular surgery
Pediatric surgery
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Obstetric care and management
Gynecologic conditions and treatments
Reproductive endocrinology
Family planning and contraception
Pregnancy complications and high-risk obstetrics

Growth and development
Common pediatric illnesses and conditions
Immunization schedules and preventive care
Pediatric emergencies and resuscitation
Pediatric pharmacology and dosing

Psychiatric assessment and diagnosis
Psychotherapy modalities
Substance use disorders and addiction
Psychiatric emergencies and crisis intervention

Neurological examination and assessment
Neurological disorders (e.g., stroke, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease)
Neuroimaging interpretation
Neurological emergencies and acute management
Emergency Medicine

Emergency assessment and triage
Trauma management
Resuscitation techniques (including advanced cardiac life support)
Critical care principles
Disaster medicine
Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Epidemiology and biostatistics
Health promotion and disease prevention strategies
Population health management
Environmental health and occupational medicine
Healthcare policy and advocacy
Ethics, Professionalism, and Legal Issues

Medical ethics and moral reasoning
Professional responsibilities and boundaries
Informed consent and patient autonomy
Legal aspects of medical practice (malpractice, liability)
Healthcare disparities and cultural competence
Research and Evidence-Based Medicine

Study design and research methodology
Critical appraisal of medical literature
Research ethics and responsible conduct of research
Translating research into clinical practice

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