NCLEX®-PN Exam Prep, Second Edition

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  • Notes, Tips, and Cautions provide you with hints and strategies that will help you reduce your mistakes on the exam.

  • Comprehensive discussion of all subject areas covered on the NCLEX®-PN Exam.

  • Practice Questions that include detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers—so you can learn the material from your success and mistakes.

  • Table of contents

    1. Title Page
    2. Copyright Page
    3. Dedication
    4. Contents at a Glance
    5. Table of Contents
    6. About the Authors
    7. About the Contributing Authors
    8. About the Technical Editors
    9. Acknowledgments
    10. We Want to Hear from You!
    11. Reader Services
    12. Introduction
    13. Study and Exam Preparation Tips
    14. Part I. Exam Preparation
      1. Chapter 1. Pharmacology
      2. Chapter 2. Fluid and Electrolyte and Acid/Base Balance
      3. Chapter 3. Care of the Client with Cardiovascular Disorders
      4. Chapter 4. Care of the Client with Endocrine Disorders
      5. Chapter 5. Care of the Client with Respiratory Disorders
      6. Chapter 6. Care of the Client with Genitourinary Disorders
      7. Chapter 7. Care of the Client with Integumentary Disorders
      8. Chapter 8. Care of the Client with Sensory Disorders
      9. Chapter 9. Care of the Client with Gastrointestinal Disorders
      10. Chapter 10. Care of the Client with Hematological Disorders
      11. Chapter 11. Care of the Client with Disorders of the Neurological System
      12. Chapter 12. Care of the Client with Immunological Disorders
      13. Chapter 13. Care of the Client with Neoplastic Disorders
      14. Chapter 14. Care of the Client with Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders
      15. Chapter 15. Care of the Childbearing Client and the Neonatal Client
      16. Chapter 16. Care of the Pediatric Client
      17. Chapter 17. Care of the Client with Psychiatric Disorders
      18. Chapter 18. Emergency Care
      19. Chapter 19. Legal Issues in Nursing Practice
      20. Chapter 20. Cultural Practices Influencing Nursing Care
    15. Part II. Final Review
      1. Fast Facts
      2. Practice Exam I
      3. Practice Exam II
      4. Practice Exam III
      5. Practice Exam IV Management and Alternative Item Exam Questions
      6. Answers to Practice Exam I
      7. Answers to Practice Exam II
      8. Answers to Practice Exam III
      9. Answers to Practice Exam IV: Management and Alternative Item Exam Questions
    16. Part III. Appendixes
      1. A. Things You Forgot
      2. B. Need to Know More?
      3. C. Calculations
      4. D. Most-Prescribed Medications in the United States
      5. E. Alphabetical Listing of Nursing Boards in the United States and Protectorates
    17. Index

    Product information

    • Title: NCLEX®-PN Exam Prep, Second Edition
    • Author(s):
    • Release date: June 2011
    • Publisher(s): Pearson IT Certification
    • ISBN: 9780132684446