"It does an excellent job of reviewing the relevant content, with good thought-provoking questions. It is followed by NCLEX style questions and rationales. The book is thorough and current... The author does a very good job of covering important critical care content and includes questions with a variety of difficulty. The book is easy to use and will be an excellent resource for any nurse preparing for the CCRN exam." Score: 100, 5 Stars.--Doody's Medical Reviews This innovative review for experienced critical care nurses preparing for the Adult CCRN (critical care registered nurse) examination has been finely honed to provide an effective balance of clinical judgment enhancing content review in the form of thousands of questions, answers, and hints. Also included are practice CCRN-style Q&A, test-taking skills, and thorough coverage of the CCRN test blueprint. Written by a well-known CCRN instructor, the review features a "Think in Questions" format,which helps readers to anticipate the kinds of questions that might be asked, and promotes critical thinkingthroughout the exam. This format guides candidates through each topic with a short content review followed by an innovative Q&A Socratic-style reasoning process to assist in arriving at the best clinical judgment. The review also features a separate section devoted to the professional caring and ethical practice portion of the exam, as well as a bonus of more than 200 CCRN-style review questions following the exam's content blueprint. These questions, in simulated exam format, are answered along with a rationale for each.The review is both comprehensive and user friendly, featuring "bite-size" sections for easier learning and memorization, and plentiful tables and charts. Additionally, the review includes a section on test-taking skills, specific guidance on preparing for the certification exam, and useful hints related to the CCRN exam format. Other helpful features include a study plan and guide for nurses to follow. Key Features: Covers content review, practice CCRN-style Q&A, test-taking skills, and the CCRN test blueprint format Goes beyond mere memorization of facts with "Think in Questions" Socratic-style content review in the form of over 1,000 critical-thinking questions and hints Contains "bite-size" sections for each topic for easier learning and memorization Contains a separate section regarding the professional caring and ethical practice portion of the exam Includes a section on test-taking skills and study plan to improve study habits CCRN is a registered service mark of AACN Certification Corporation, which neither sponsors nor endorses this product.
by Coo and Director of Clinical Applications Menifee California Ann J Brorsen
Author: Coo and Director of Clinical Applications Menifee California Ann J Brorsen
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Adult CCRN Certification Review, Second Edition is the perfect study guide for nurses preparing to take the Adult CCRN exam administered by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). First introduced in 1976, CCRN certification reflects expertise for nurses providing care to acutely or critically ill adults and their families in areas such as intensive and cardiac care units, trauma units, or critical care transport. Completely updated and revised, Adult CCRN Certification Review, Second Edition contains more than 1,200 questions with comprehensive rationales on a broad range of topics divided into sections similar to those found on the Adult CCRN Test Plan. New to this edition are sections on behavioral/psychosocial issues and special populations in critical care. Included with each new print book is an online Access Code for Navigate TestPrep, a dynamic and fully hosted online assessment tool designed to help nurses prepare for certification examinations by offering the book s questions, detailed rationales, and reporting. * Randomized questions from the book create new exams on each attempt * Monitors results on practice examinations with score and time tracking * Reporting tools evaluate progress and results
To ensure that candidates excel on the Critical Care Registered Nurse certification exam, Kaplan CCRN provides a focused, strategic guide with the most effective preparation available. CCRN is a designation appointed by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, which certifies and recertifies nurses who work at the bedside of acutely or critically ill patients. As the world’s largest provider of courses for nursing pre- and post-licensure, Kaplan prepares more nursing students and nurses for their exams than any other test-prep program. CCRN test prep applies to registered nurses seeking certification as adult, pediatric, and neonatal critical care nurses. The concise and easy-to-read format features: An in-depth look at test layout Tips on tackling the Computer Adaptive Test format Advice on specific question types with practice questions in every chapter Kaplan’s proven test-taking strategies Two full-length practice tests (one in book, one online) Detailed answer explanations Passing score guaranteed
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Adult CCRN Exam Secrets helps you ace the Critical Care Nurses Certification Examinations without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Adult CCRN Exam 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. Adult CCRN Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CCRN Exam 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 Content review including: Coronary Artery Syndromes, Myocardial Infarctions, Papillary Muscle Rupture, Venous Insufficiency, Acute Venous Thromboembolism, Anticoagulants, Carotid Artery Stenosis, Intraaortic Balloon Pump, Pulmonary Embolism, Chronic Bronchitis, Emphysema, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Thoracic Surgery, Hemothorax, Pulmonary Pharmacology, Arterial Blood Gases, Respiratory Acidosis, Airway Management, Therapeutic Gases, Ventilator Weaning, Thoracentesis, Bronchoscopy, Endocrine, Acute Hypoglycemia, Ketoacidosis, Parathyroid Dysfunction, Cushing Syndrome, Morphology, Hematology, Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate, Sickle Cell Disease, Cryoprecipitate, Neurology, Cerebral Aneurysms, Cerebral Vasospasm, Brain Death, and much more...
Everything you need to pass the Adult CCRN. Kaplan's Adult CCRN: Strategies, Practice, and Review with 2 Practice Tests is a focused review of test topics for practicing nurses studying for the Adult CCRN certification exam. This comprehensive guide includes: 2 full-length practice tests with detailed rationales: one in the book, one online 10 end-of-chapter practice sets A focused look at the exam blueprint Expert advice on each specific question type Review of the Synergy Model for Patient Care Strategies for tackling the computer-based test format Kaplan's effective test-taking strategies Money-back guarantee With in-depth coverage of all tested material and detailed answer explanations, Kaplan's Adult CCRN is all you need to take this next step in your professional nursing certification.
Adult CCRN Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the CCRN test. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our Adult CCRN Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again when you take the real test. That's why our Adult CCRN Exam Practice Questions include answer keys with detailed answer explanations. These in-depth answer explanations will allow you to better understand any questions that were difficult for you or that you needed more help to understand.
Medical by Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN
This is a comprehensive review for the new trauma-certified registered nurse exam, featuring innovative clinical judgment--enhancing content review, 500 practice-test Q&As with rationales, test-taking skills, and in-depth coverage of the test blueprint. This review is distinguished by its unique "Think in Questions" format, which helps readers to anticipate the kinds of questions that might be asked and promotes critical thinking throughout the exam. The content review is comprised of bite-size sections for easier learning and memorization that include thousands of unfolding questions, answers, and hints. The review's user-friendly format guides candidates through each topic with a short content review followed by a Socratic-style Q&A reasoning process to assist in arriving at the best possible clinical judgment. It also includes plentiful tables and charts to reinforce learning, a chapter on test-taking skills, specific guidance on preparing for the certification exam, and useful suggestions related to the exam format. Key Features: Goes beyond mere memorization of facts with "Think in Questions" Socratic-style content review Provides content review, practice exam-style Q&A with rationales, test-taking skills, and test blueprint format Includes thousands of unfolding questions, answers, and hints Contains "bite-size" sections for each topic for easier learning and memorization Includes 500 exam-style questions with rationales The Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) is the sole owner of the Trauma Certified Registered Nurse (TCRN) certification program. BCEN does not endorse any TCRN certification exam review resources or have a proprietary relationship with Springer Publishing Company.