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NCLEX-RN® Practice Questions Exam Cram, Fifth Edition

Book Description

The NCLEX-RN Practice Questions Exam Cram, Fifth Edition provides 1250 questions for the nursing student who wants to be better prepared for the exam. Updated to provide more relevant and challenging questions matching NCLEX adjustments made in 2015, this fifth edition improves upon the prior editions that have served as one of the most popular late-stage study tools for Nursing candidates.

Anxiety about the exam is high among nursing students and results from the focus group say 'the more practice questions to study, the better'! The Exam Cram questions cover every topic the student will encounter on the real exam including more "new format" interactive questions. The Exam Cram gives the student as much experience with the real exam as possible. The NCLEX-PN Practice Questions Exam Cram, Fifth Edition offers a cram sheet for last minute study.

Table of Contents

  1. About This E-Book
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Contents at a Glance
  5. Table of Contents
  6. About the Authors
  7. Dedication
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. We Want to Hear from You!
  10. Reader Services
  11. Pearson Test Prep Practice Test Software
    1. Accessing the Pearson Test Prep Software Online
    2. Accessing the Pearson Test Prep Software Offline
    3. Customizing Your Exams
    4. Updating Your Exams
  12. Introduction
    1. Welcome to the NCLEX-RN® 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 You Will 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 Answers
    2. Answers and Rationales
  14. Chapter 2. Practice Exam 2 and Rationales
    1. Quick Answers
    2. Answers and Rationales
  15. Chapter 3. Practice Exam 3 and Rationales
    1. Quick Answers
    2. Answers and Rationales
  16. Chapter 4. Practice Exam 4 and Rationales
    1. Quick Answers
    2. Answers and Rationales
  17. Chapter 5. Practice Exam 5 and Rationales
    1. Quick Answers
    2. Answers and Rationales
  18. Chapter 6. Alternative Items: Questions and Rationales
    1. Quick Answers
    2. Alternative Items Answers and Rationales
  19. Appendix A. Things You Forgot
    1. Therapeutic Drug Levels
    2. Vital Signs
    3. Anticoagulant Therapy
    4. Intrapartal Normal Values
    5. Standard Precautions
    6. Airborne Precautions
    7. Droplet Precautions
    8. Contact Precautions
    9. Revised Life Support Guidelines (American Heart Association)
    10. Defense Mechanisms
    11. Nutrition Notes
    12. Immunization Schedule for Children and Adults
  20. 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. Care of the Client with Fluid and Electrolyte/Acid-Base Disorders
    6. Care of the Client with Integumentary Disorders
    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 Disorders
    11. Care of the Client with Endocrine Disorders
    12. Care of the Client with Cardiovascular 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. Emergency Nursing
    18. Cultural Practices Influencing Nursing Care
    19. Legal Issues in Nursing Practice