Hurst Reviews Pathophysiology Review

Author: Marlene Hurst
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071642749
Release Date: 2008-06-15
Genre: Medical

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

Springhouse Nclex Rn Review Cards

Author: Springhouse Corporation
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781582552798
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Medical

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.

Fluid Electrolyte and Acid Base Imbalances

Author: Allison Hale
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803640917
Release Date: 2013-10-29
Genre: Medical

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.

Med Surg Success

Author: Kathryn Cadenhead Colgrove
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803657816
Release Date: 2016-08-15
Genre: Medical

Assure your mastery of medical-surgical nursing knowledge while honing your critical thinking and test-taking skills. The 3rd Edition of this popular resource features over 2,300 questions (including 550 alternate-format questions) that reflect the latest advances in medical-surgical nursing and the latest NCLEX-RN® test plan. They organize the seemingly huge volume of information you must master into manageable sections divided by body systems and specific diseases

USMLE Step 1 Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Andreas Carl
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 0940780917
Release Date: 2009-02-01
Genre: Medical

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.

NCLEX RN Review Made Incredibly Easy

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Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 158255451X
Release Date: 2004-11-09
Genre: Medical

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.

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology for Student Nurses

Author: Ian Peate
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118276280
Release Date: 2011-11-28
Genre: Medical

The mind and the body, when working in harmony, is a fantastic system capable of extraordinary things. With an applied, interactive, and highly visual approach, Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology for Student Nurses provides students with an exciting and straightforward understanding of anatomy and physiology, enabling them to deliver high quality care in any setting. This book covers the structure and functions of the human body, with clinical applications throughout. Key features: A clear, straightforward book on anatomy and physiology for all students in nursing and allied health. Fully interactive, with an activity section at the end of each chapter, featuring multiple choice questions, diagram labelling, test your learning questions, crosswords, and 'find out more'. Generous, full colour illustrations throughout Clinical considerations and scenarios throughout showing how the material can be applied to daily practice A companion website where you'll find further exercises, illustrations, and interactive MCQs www.wiley.com/go/peate

NCLEX Review Book

Author: Mometrix Media LLC
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 1516705769
Release Date: 2017-03-07
Genre: Education

***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

Clinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy

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Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781789389
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

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.

NCLEX RN Exam Cram

Author: Wilda Rinehart
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
ISBN: 9780134493206
Release Date: 2016-11-30
Genre: Medical

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

NCLEX RN Secrets Study Guide

Author: Mometrix Media LLC.
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 1610722418
Release Date: 2015-02-25
Genre: Medical

***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...

Nursing Fundamentals

Author: Mary Ann Hogan (MSN.)
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0133083594
Release Date: 2013-01-07
Genre: Medical

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.

Review of Pathology

Author: Gobind Rai Garg
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789380704272
Release Date: 2011-06-20
Genre: Medical

Includes lecture in the form of an educational DVD on subject Immunology.Added lot of diagrams and flow charts to make learning interesting and easier. Several new and easy to grasp MNEMONICS have been given throughout the text.Some new topics like platelets and diabetes mellitus with expanding some of the old topics.New set of conceptual questions with detailed explanations added at the end of most of the chapters to enhance the reasoning skills and facilitate learning.Conceptual and useful information has been added in the form of shaded boxes throughout the chapter to emphasize the clinical importance of the topic being read.

Critical Care Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496306944
Release Date: 2015-09-15
Genre: Medical

Presents information logically, based on the pathophysiology of disease, significance of evidence, and avoidance of harmful effects inherent at the critical care level of nursing practice. Chapters include critical care basics, holistic care issues, body system-based conditions, and hematologic, immune and multisystem disorders. This new edition is completely updated to incorporate the spectrum of critical care and evidence-based nursing practice, ranging from moderate sedation and perianesthesia management to special concerns for patients who are elderly, the types of shock, management of stroke, and more.