"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 thinking throughout 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,Keri R Rogelet
Author: Coo and Director of Clinical Applications Menifee California Ann J Brorsen,Keri R Rogelet
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
Ccrn Test Review for the Critical Care Nurses Certification Examinations
Author: CCRN Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
***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...
Medical by Mometrix Media,CCRN Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
CCRN Practice Tests and Review for the Critical Care Nurses Certification Examinations
Author: Mometrix Media,CCRN Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
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 Paul L. Marino,Götz Geldner,Tilmann Müller-Wolff
Author: Paul L. Marino,Götz Geldner,Tilmann Müller-Wolff
Ob Weiterbildungsassistent auf der Intensivstation oder erfahrener Arzt: das ICU-Buch - Praktische Intensivmedizin macht es Ihnen leicht, die oft sehr komplexen Vorgänge bei z.T. multimorbiden Patienten zu verstehen, die richtigen Prioritäten zu setzen und begründete diagnostische und therapeutische Entscheidungen zu treffen. Das Buch spannt den Bogen von der Physiologie über gebräuchliche Arbeitstechniken bis hin zu konkreten und klinisch begründeten Behandlungskonzepten bei speziellen Erkrankungen. Detaillierte Diagnostik und differenzierte Therapie werden problemorientiert dargestellt Die Interdisziplinäre Herangehensweise wird den oft vielschichtigen Erkrankungen gerecht Neu in der 5. Auflage: Komplett überarbeitet und aktualisiert unter Betonung neu erschienener Übersichtsartikel und klinischer Leitlinien 5 zusätzliche Kapitel: Gefäßkatheter, Berufsbedingte Expositionen, Alternative Beatmungsverfahren, Pankreatitis und Leberinsuffizienz sowie Nichtmedikamentöse Toxidrome Komplett in Farbe - das macht das Buch maximal lesefreundlich „Resümee" für die Praxis am Kapitelende unterstützt Sie bei der Umsetzung im Klinikalltag 246 neue Abbildungen und 199 neue Tabellen visualisieren die Inhalte und zeigen Ihnen alles Wichtige auf einen Blick Inhalte adaptiert entsprechend deutscher und europäischer Leitlinien/Empfehlungen sowie gesetzlicher Vorgaben
Kaplan's Adult CCRN Prep provides focused review for practicing nurses studying for the Adult CCRN certification exam. This guide includes in-depth coverage of all tested material, realistic practice, and effective score-raising strategies to help you face the exam with confidence and take the next step in your professional nursing certification. Essential Review Two full-length practice tests with detailed rationales New 25-question diagnostic quiz to target your study and make the most of your time Ten end-of-chapter practice sets with detailed answer explanations Review of the Synergy Model for Patient Care Comprehensive content review of essential CCRN topics Expert Guidance Expert strategies and advice on how to approach each specific question type Kaplan's expert psychometricians ensure our practice questions and study materials are true to the test. We invented test prep--Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams.
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.
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.
CCRN nurses work at the bedside of acutely or critically ill patients. The American Association of Critical Care Nurses certifies and recertifies critical care nurses, and registered nurses can take the 3-hour CCRN exam in one of the following concentrations: adult, pediatric, or neonatal. Kaplan’s CCRN: Certification for Adult Critical Care Nurses is a focused, strategic review of test topics for practicing nurses studying for the CCRN. This comprehensive guide includes: * 2 full-length practice tests--one in the book, one online * Detailed answer explanations * An in-depth look at test layout * Advice on specific question types, with practice questions in every chapter * Tips on tackling the computer-based test format * Kaplan’s proven test-taking strategies
The 7th edition of this powerful review tool helps you assess and build your knowledge of the information covered in the Core Curriculum for High Acuity, Progressive, and Critical Care Nursing — and achieve Adult CCRN® or PCCN® certification. Three 150-question exams mirror the style and content of the CCRN exam and PCCN exam. You can also access these same practice exams, along with 100 additional questions, on an accompanying Evolve website for interactive practice. Integration of the ACCN Synergy Model for Patient Care ensures that the needs or characteristics of patients and families influence and drive the characteristics or Developed in conjunction with and based on the AACN Core Curriculum for High Acuity, Progressive, and Critical Care Nursing, the Certification and Core Review is an ideal study companion to the Core Curriculum. Each exam mirrors the certification exam content, question format, and content distribution, giving you realistic practice for the Adult CCRN® exam and PCCN® exam. Answers are provided for each question, accompanied by rationales and references, to assist you in remediation. NEW! Three 150-item interactive exams on a secure Evolve site allow for access to interactive exam practice on any HTML5-compatible device, including desktop computers, iPhones, iPads, and Android devices. Exams address the complete range of vital content in critical care nursing and challenge your mastery of the essential knowledge base for Adult CCRN® and PCCN® certification. NEW and EXPANDED! 100 additional interactive questions on Evolve go beyond what can be found in the printed or electronic book, and provide even more practice for the Adult CCRN® exam and PCCN® exam. NEW and UPDATED! Content distribution matches that of the latest Adult CCRN® exam and PCCN® exam test blueprints, so you better know what to expect come exam day. NEW! Updated content throughout ensures currency, accuracy, and consistency with standardized guidelines and the latest evidence-based practice. UPDATED and NEW! All questions feature integration of the AACN Synergy Model, including both patient characteristics (resiliency, vulnerability, stability, complexity, resource availability, participation in care, participation in decision making, and predictability) and nurse characteristics (clinical judgment, advocacy/moral agency, caring practices, collaboration, systems thinking, response to diversity, facilitation of learning, and clinical inquiry). NEW! New behavioral and psychosocial content addresses new content now found on AACN's Adult CCRN® exam and PCCN® exam. NEW! Updated illustrations reflect current clinical procedures and assessment skills.
Als kompaktes, didaktisch bewährtes EKG-Lehrbuch wendet sich die neu bearbeitete 8. Auflage der EKG-Information an Medizinstudenten im klinischen Studium und an junge Ärzte, die klinisch auf dem Gebiet der Allgemeinmedizin und Inneren Medizin tätig sind. Ziel ist es, dem Anfänger ohne akademischen Ballast den erfolgreichen Einstieg "ins EKG" zu ermöglichen. Anhand der CD-ROM mit ausführlicher Befundung von 60 einfachen EKGs können erste grundlegende Erfahrungen in der EKG-Interpretation gesammelt werden. Dem erfahrenen Arzt bietet das Buch auf Grund seiner übersichtlichen Systematik rasche und qualifizierte Hilfe bei Fragen zu komplizierten EKGs.
Achieving certification in Critical Care Nursing is a major professional accomplishment. But in order to reach that important milestone, you need to pass the CCRN exam. Barron’s CCRN Exam guide provides all of the key concepts test-takers need to master in order to pass the adult critical care nursing certification exam. This book features: A 25-question pre-test, to help pinpoint areas in need of intensive study Detailed subject reviews of such topics as Cardiovascular Concepts, Pulmonary Concepts, Professional Caring and Ethical Practice, and more, along with corresponding practice questions 2 full-length sample CCRN tests, each with 150 multiple choice questions and fully-explained answers 650 practice questions overall, for review and study CCRNs who have successfully passed the test report that self-testing with sets of practice questions such as these is an excellent strategy for success. Don’t take chances with your certification—let Barron’s CCRNÂ® Exam help you achieve the next level of professional achievement. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online CCRN exam with all questions answered and explained.
Author: Keri R. Rogelet,Coo and Director of Clinical Applications Menifee California Ann J Brorsen
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Category: Intensive care nursing
Neonatal Certification Review for the CCRN and RNC High-Risk Examination is the essential guide for critical care nurses preparing for the Neonatal CCRN and the RNC High Risk exams. With an increasing number of hospitals seeking Magnet status, more critical care nurses will be required to get this certification. This unique review guide provides insight into the difference between the CCRN and RNC exams as well as information about the Low Risk Neonatal Intensive Care RNC. By learning through an effective question and answer format with rationale for all answers, critical care nurses will now be able to take the exams with confidence! Key features include: * Questions written in the style of the RNC exam * Explanation of the test plans for both the CCRN and RNC exams, including comparison in style and question presentation * Comprehensive questions and answers covering areas such as the cardiovascular system, neurology, and genetics * Information about test-taking strategies, exam registration, the Synergy model, and much more!
The new 6th edition of Core Review for Critical Care Nursing helps readers assess and build their knowledge of critical care nursing as they prepare for the certification exam. The book consists of three 200-question sample examinations that provide extensive practice and review key content. An in-depth rationale, complete with references, is included for each question. Written under the authority of the American Association for Critical-Care Nurses (AACN), this book is an ideal study tool to facilitate preparation for critical care nursing certification. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Based on Core Curriculum for Critical Care Nursing, 6th Edition, the review is designed to follow along with the core text. Three separate sample examinations each address the complete range of important areas in critical care nursing and challenge readers' mastery of the essential knowledge base in the specialty. Answers are provided for each question, accompanied by rationales and references, to assist readers in building their knowledge. Each examination mirrors the certification examination content, multiple-choice question format, and content distribution, giving readers realistic practice for the examination. Contains a review of the synergy model, including Professional Care and Ethical Practice. Contains a review of the AHRQ and JCAHO evidence-based practice guidelines that are incorporated in Core Curriculum for Critical Care Nursing, 6th Ed.