Author: Paul K. Addae
Publisher: Author House
Release Date: 2008-11-21
This book is an invaluable tool for the nursing student preparing for both NCLEX-PN or NCLEX-RN. The presentation in a power-point format makes the reading easier. It also homes in to the most salient points required to pass the NCLEX test. This book is all you need to pass the NCLEX exams at one go.
Author: Marlene Hurst
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Release Date: 2008-06-15
Ace your Pathophysiology course with the help of nursing review pioneer Marlene Hurst Use Marlene's “no cram, pass with what you already know” system to slash your study time in half Based on Marlene Hurst's popular nursing seminars that train over 30,000 students annually, this innovative review is loaded with the author's time-tested strategies - all designed to help you excel in your Pathophysiology course exams. Pathophysiology Review is unlike any other resource as it explains how to apply critical thinking and test-taking skills rather than how to re-learn course content. Marlene shows you how to “think on your feet” in order to succeed on your Pathophysiology exams. Features: A complete Pathophysiology course toolkit - from the world's most sought after speaker on nursing exam preparation Skill-building questions, answers, and explanations at the end of each chapter Concise, easy-to-remember strategies that cut study time in half Eye-catching full-color format Marlene Moments - Marlene's humorous anecdotes of common student mistakes that offer a light-hearted look at how new nurses learn to succeed What the NCLEX Lady Thinks - tips that reveal the rationale behind various NCLEX pathophysiology questions and how to adjust your strategy accordingly
Author: Springhouse Corporation
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2003-01-01
With questions on the front and answers on the back, these review cards are a valuable study aid when preparing for the NCLEX-RN. Over 300 NCLEX-style questions presented in multiple choice as well as the new alternate-format provide answers with rationales to help students understand the reasoning behind each answer. 384 cards.
Author: Allison Hale
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Release Date: 2013-10-29
Here’s all of the crucial coverage you need to succeed in class and confidently prepare for your classroom exams and the NCLEX. Easy-to-follow outlines focus on the information essential to make this challenging subject more manageable.
Author: Diane McGovern Billings
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2005
The thoroughly updated edition reflects the current NCLEX test plan and contains more than 5,000 test questions to help students practice taking the exam. The book contains more questions than any other NCLEX-RN review and includes more pharmacology-related questions.
Author: Andreas Carl
Release Date: 2009-02-01
A lightning-fast review of Pathology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, and Social Science, all in chart format. Updated for USMLE Step 1 of the National Medical Boards. Additional Internet link to 1000+ quiz questions in a unique time-saving interactive style.
Author: Wilda Rinehart
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
Release Date: 2016-11-30
This is the eBook version of the print title. The eBook edition does not provide access to the test engine and practice test that accompanies the print book. "The book offers a quick ‘cram’ approach to the NCLEX that is very user-friendly and not time-intensive. The overall approach is very learner-centered and the content is well-paced.”–Catherine Dearman, R.N., Ph.D. Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-RN® exam Sample test questions help you gain confidence and decide when you’re ready to take the actual exam Includes the popular Cram Sheet tearcard to help you remember key concepts and do extra last-minute studying Exam Alerts identify important information found on the exam Simplifies key medication aide concepts and techniques for easy learning Covers the critical information you’ll need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-RN exam! Discover how the NCLEX-RN exam works, and how best to prepare for it Understand essential disease processes, treatments, and diagnostic studies Care for clients with respiratory, genitourinary, hematopoietic, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, endocrine, cardiovascular, neurological, and many other disorders Serve maternal, infant, and pediatric clients Provide compassionate and effective emergency and psychiatric care Consider cultural, religious, and legal concerns associated with client care Review all stages of the nursing process: assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation Address client needs for a safe, effective-care environment; health promotion and maintenance; and psychosocial and physiological integrity
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2004-11-09
Revised to meet the latest Board of Nurse Examiners criteria for the NCLEX-RN®, this book uses the well-known Incredibly Easy! approach to make NCLEX® review effective and enjoyable. In a light-hearted manner that reduces anxiety and aids retention, the book thoroughly reviews every area of nursing—adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, leadership and management, and law and ethics. This edition includes a new chapter on how to prepare for the NCLEX®, plus 200 alternate-format questions and answers added to the appendix and accompanying CD-ROM. The book also includes an entertaining graphic novel depicting the NCLEX® process from application to license and valuable strategies for successfully passing the exam.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2009
Written in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style, this book provides complete and clear explanations of how drugs act and interact in the treatment of disease. Focusing on mechanisms of drug action, the book details specific drugs by pharmacologic class for all body systems as well as drugs for pain, psychiatric disorders, infection, fluid and electrolyte imbalances, and cancer. Potentially dangerous drug and drug-herb interactions are highlighted. This thoroughly updated edition covers the newest drugs in each pharmacologic class and includes information on obesity drugs, a new chapter on genitourinary system drugs, a new medication safety feature, and a new appendix on common herbal preparations and their drug interactions.
Author: Mometrix Media LLC
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
Release Date: 2017-03-07
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Get the test prep help you need to be successful on the NCLEX-RN test. The NCLEX-RN Exam is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. NCLEX Review Book: NCLEX-RN Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass the NCLEX-RN Exam. Not only does it provide a comprehensive guide to the NCLEX-RN Exam as a whole, it also provides practice test questions as well as detailed explanations of each answer. NCLEX Review Book: NCLEX-RN Secrets Study Guide includes: A thorough overview of the NCLEX-RN Exam, An in-depth look at safe and effective care environment, A breakdown of health promotion and maintenance, An extensive review of the psychosocial integrity, An analysis of physiological integrity, Comprehensive practice questions with detailed answer explanations. It's filled with the critical information you'll need in order to do well on the test: the concepts, procedures, principles, and vocabulary that the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) expects you to have mastered before sitting for the exam. The Safe and Effective Care Environment section covers: Management of care, Safety and infection control. The Health Promotion and Maintenance section covers: Freud, Erikson, and Piaget, Infancy, School age children, Changes in older adults, Diabetes and pregnancy, Response to pain with infants and children. The Psychosocial Integrity section covers: Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Anxiety, somatoform, dissociative, and mood disorders, Suicide, Empathy. The Physiological Integrity section covers: Basic care and comfort, Pharmacological and parenteral therapies, Reduction of risk potential, Physi
Provides a conceptual overview of pathophysiology and mechanisms of disease, designed to ease the transition from the basic sciences to the clinical years. This book will be a phenomenal learning tool for students in the second and third years of medical school and during USMLE Step 1 preparation, but will also be very helpful to nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care professonals seeking to learn or review the physiological mechanisms of diseases, their diagnosis, and their management. The accompanied CD, Differential Diagnosis, allows one to select a symptom, sign, or lab finding and see all of the many diseases that could cause it, classified by pathophysiological mechanism. By teaching basic medical science and clinical reasoning hand-in-hand in a simple, light, and highly accessible writing style, this book provides an integrated and easy-to-understand approach to learning the science of medicine.
Author: Mary Ann Hogan (MSN.)
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Release Date: 2013-01-07
PEARSON REVIEWS & RATIONALES: NURSING FUNDAMENTALS WITH "NURSING REVIEWS & RATIONALES", 3/e provides a clear, concentrated, and up-to-date review of today's "need to know" knowledge for understanding nursing fundamentals. Developed by Mary Ann Hogan, RN and reviewed by a large team of nurse educators, this program can be used by current nursing students as a course study aid, for NCLEX-RN® exam preparation, or by practicing nurses seeking comprehensive yet concise review. Fully reflective of the current (2010) NCLEX-RN® Test Plan, it begins with overviews of the nursing process, health assessment, communication, and professional standards; health promotion throughout the life span, skills needed for safe practice. Next, it presents concise chapters on meeting basic human needs, as well as the needs of clients with pain; perioperative clients; and those with altered skin integrity, sensory perception, or mobility. The text concludes with a full chapter on safely administering medications and intravenous fluids. A complete support package includes access to additional questions and the complete eText online, and a tear-out NursingNotes card for clinical reference and quick review.
Author: Mometrix Media LLC.
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
Release Date: 2015-02-25
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** NCLEX-RN Secrets helps you ace the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive NCLEX-RN Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. NCLEX-RN Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to NCLEX Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Medical review including: Nervous System, Signs and Symptoms, Major Hormones, Respiratory System, Cardiac Review, Breathing Sounds, Proper Medication, Maternal Responses, Psychological Processes, Blood and Urine Values, Developmental Milestones, Organ Functions, Burn and Wound Care; A comprehensive Pharmacology review including: Cholinomimetrics, Anticholinergics, Adrenegic Agonists, Adrenergic Antagonists, Centrally Acting Agents, Direct Acting Relaxants, Neuromuscular Junction Blockers, Other Muscle Relaxants, Local Anesthetics, General Anesthetics, Sedative Hypnotics, Antianxiety Agents, Affective Disorders, Antipsychotics, Seizures, Opioids, Non-opioid Analgesics, Anti-inflammatory Drugs, Respiratory Pharmacology, GI Pharmacology, and much more...