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NCLEX-PN® Practice Questions Exam Cram, Fourth Edition

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“I studied nothing but your material for two weeks until I felt prepared to take the NCLEX®. Studying your material gave me the confidence I needed to pass!”

–Rayena Thorne, nursing student at Wallace State

  • Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-PN® exam.

  • Includes more than 1,000 sample test questions to help you determine whether you’re ready to take the actual exam.

  • Our popular Cram Sheet tear card helps you remember key concepts and facts.

  • Use our innovative Quick-Check Answer Key System to quickly find answers as you work your way through the questions.

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    Table of Contents

    1. About This eBook
    2. Title Page
    3. Copyright Page
    4. Contents at a Glance
    5. Table of Contents
    6. About the Authors
    7. About the Technical Editor
    8. Dedication
    9. Acknowledgments
    10. We Want to Hear from You!
    11. Reader Services
    12. Introduction
      1. Welcome to the NCLEX-PN® Practice Questions Exam Cram
      2. Taking the Computerized Adaptive Test
      3. The Cost of the Exam
      4. How to Prepare for the Exam
      5. What Will You Find in This Book?
      6. Hints for Using This Book
      7. Need Further Study?
      8. Contact the Authors
    13. Chapter 1. Practice Exam 1 and Rationales
      1. Quick Check Answer Key
      2. Answers and Rationales
    14. Chapter 2. Practice Exam 2 and Rationales
      1. Quick Check Answer Key
      2. Answers and Rationales
    15. Chapter 3. Practice Exam 3 and Rationales
      1. Quick Check Answer Key
      2. Answers and Rationales
    16. Chapter 4. Practice Exam 4 and Rationales
      1. Quick Check Answer Key
      2. Answers and Rationales
    17. Chapter 5. Practice Exam 5 and Rationales
      1. Quick Check Answer Key
      2. Answers and Rationales
    18. Appendix A. Things You Forgot
      1. Therapeutic Drug Levels
      2. Vital Signs
      3. Anticoagulant Therapy
      4. Intrapartal Normal Values
      5. Standard Precautions
        1. Airborne Precautions
        2. Droplet Precautions
        3. Contact Precautions
      6. Revised Life Support Guidelines (American Heart Association)
      7. Defense Mechanisms
      8. Nutrition Notes
      9. Immunization Schedule
    19. Appendix B. Need to Know More?
      1. Pharmacology
      2. Care of the Client with Respiratory Disorders
      3. Care of the Client with Genitourinary Disorders
      4. Care of the Client with Hematological Disorders
      5. Fluid and Electrolytes and Acid/Base Balance
      6. Care of the Client with Burns
      7. Care of the Client with Sensory Disorders
      8. Care of the Client with Neoplastic Disorders
      9. Care of the Client with Gastrointestinal Disorders
      10. Care of the Client with Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorder
      11. Care of the Client with Endocrine Disorders
      12. Care of the Client with Cardiac Disorders
      13. Care of the Client with Neurological Disorders
      14. Care of the Client with Psychiatric Disorders
      15. Maternal-Newborn Care
      16. Care of the Pediatric Client
      17. Cultural Practices Influencing Nursing Care
      18. Legal Issues in Nursing Practice
    20. Appendix C. Calculations
      1. The Apothecary System of Measurement
      2. The Household System of Measurement
      3. Metric Measurements
      4. Test Your Math Skills
      5. Answers