Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Intensive Review

  • Filename: family-nurse-practitioner-certification-intensive-review.
  • ISBN: 9780826134257
  • Release Date: 2013-08-12
  • Number of pages: 672
  • Author: Maria T. Codina Leik, MSN, APRN, BC, FNP-C
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



Also Available As: The FNP Certification Review App! Praise for the First Edition: This is a well written, comprehensive review aimed at preparing readers for successfully completing a board certification exam...This is a wonderful comprehensive review in a concise study guide format.--Doody's Medical Reviews The second edition of this acclaimed FNP review continues to promote efficient, time-saving study by synthesizing the key content needed to pass the NP Certification Exam into a concise, well-organized format. Using test-taking strategies meticulously developed by the author, the Review provides unique question dissection techniques, targeted key content review, 600 in-depth practice questions, and detailed, current exam information in a fast facts style. This second edition includes new chapters on pediatrics and adolescence and an extensive new section on geriatrics that encompasses body/metabolic changes, common disorders, and hospice/ethical considerations. The book also presents an expanded, intensive pharmacology review, 100 new exam questions, and is the only review to offer a new research chapter providing elements of research needed for E-B practice. The book reviews the complete lifespan from pediatrics to geriatrics and including pregnancy, and covers non-clinical content including ethics, medico-legal issues, advanced practice law, and reimbursement guidelines. The review of primary care disorders is organized by body system. The content is applicable for certification exams for both the ANCC and the AANP. This book is also a great companion to the FNP Certification Review app, coming soon for your iPhone or iPad! New to this edition: Reorganized for greater ease of use Provides extensive new section on geriatrics Contains expanded coverage of pediatrics and adolescence Offers expanded intensive-style pharmacology review Presents elements of research needed for E-B practice Includes 100 new questions for a title of 600 high-yield questions Why use this review? Delineates strategic question dissection techniques for study success developed by the author, a leading provider of exam preparation education for over 20 years Provides precisely targeted content review Offers 600 in-depth practice questions and detailed exam information Includes Exam Tips and Clinical Tips to help prioritize test content. It is the only book to present elements of research needed for E-B practice Outlines normal findings and benign variants in physical assessment of each body system Includes succinct review of diseases commonly seen in primary care It's a great companion to the forthcoming FNP Certification Review app!

Adult Gerontology and Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Examination

  • Filename: adult-gerontology-and-family-nurse-practitioner-certification-examination.
  • ISBN: 9780803639355
  • Release Date: 2013-01-17
  • Number of pages: 448
  • Author: Jill E Winland-Brown
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis



2,420 questions—encompass all of the content you’ll encounter on the exam. Each question has been carefully reviewed and updated to ensure accuracy and revised to conform to the style and difficulty levels on the new certification examinations.

Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Prep Exams

  • Filename: family-nurse-practitioner-certification-prep-exams.
  • ISBN: UCLA:L0087555959
  • Release Date: 2004-01-01
  • Number of pages: 418
  • Author: Amelie Hollier
  • Publisher: Advanced Practice Education Assn



Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Prep Exams are for family and adult nurse practitioner students preparing for the AANP or ANCC certification exams. Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Prep Exams contains 1000 multiple choice review questions, including over 400 subject-specific questions plus four-150 question practice examinations. Answers and rationales are included with each question and arranged in an easy to use format. Questions are written to give students an idea of the format and subject areas to expect on the exam and to help identify students strengths and areas needing further attention.

Adult and Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Practice Questions

  • Filename: adult-and-family-nurse-practitioner-certification-practice-questions.
  • ISBN: 1892418150
  • Release Date: 2009-01-01
  • Number of pages: 556
  • Author: Amelie Hollier
  • Publisher: North Winds Press



Over 1000 multiple choice questions with answers and rationales. Questions formatted and designed to help you prepare for the adult or family nurse practitioner certification exam. Get ready for the AANP or ANCC national certification exam. Practice only subject specific questions (i.e., pregnancy, endocrinology, hematology, urology) or take 150 question practice exams. Also includes special sections for pediatric and geriatric questions. Assess your knowledge. Attack your weaknesses!

Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Review

  • Filename: family-nurse-practitioner-certification-review.
  • ISBN: 9780323428132
  • Release Date: 2016-09-01
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Author: JoAnn Zerwekh
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



Ensure that you’re thoroughly prepared for the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) certification exam with more than 1,500 questions! Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Review, 3rd Edition reflects the latest evidence-based clinical practice and national treatment guidelines and protocols. This comprehensive resource features more than 1,500 high-quality multiple-choice questions with detailed rationales for correct answers. Questions related to patient safety are highlighted with a QSEN safety icon to highlight the graduate-level safety competency of the Quality & Safety Education for Nurses initiative. It also includes a companion Evolve website with virtually unlimited, randomly generated practice exams that match the length and question distribution of the actual AANP and ANCC FNP certification exams. More than 1,500 multiple-choice questions with by detailed rationales help students understand the reasoning behind each answer. Division of clinical chapters into Physical Examination and Diagnostic Tests, Disorders, and Pharmacology makes it easy for students to locate specific information within each system. Chapters on Research and Theory and Professional Issues provide information on professional competencies important to the FNP role. Multiple-choice questions that mirror FNP certification exam formats give you realistic exam practice. NEW! Updated questions throughout review the latest evidence-based clinical practice and national treatment guidelines and protocols to prepare students for the AANP and ANCC FNP certification exams and clinical practice. NEW! Questions emphasizing patient safety are highlighted to reinforce the graduate-level safety competency of the Quality & Safety Education for Nurses initiative.

Fast Facts for the New Nurse Practitioner

  • Filename: fast-facts-for-the-new-nurse-practitioner.
  • ISBN: 0826105920
  • Release Date: 2010-02-17
  • Number of pages: 220
  • Author: Dr. Nadine M. Aktan, PhD, RN, FNP-BC
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



This book is a Fast Facts for students considering the NP track, NP students, and new NPs - a quick all-in-one read that features what you "really need to know"about NP education and practice. It incorporates humor and real-life examples, useful tips, comparative salary tables, and other ready to access resources, such as professional organizations, networks, associations, and websites. Included is discussion on the history of the nurse practitioner (NP) role and the coming practice degree, the DNP. It contains insight coming directly from experts in the field. Key Features The "all-in-one," fast facts for potential or current NP students and newly practicing NPs Explores reasons to become a nurse practitioner Clarifies NP education hurdles: from choosing the right program to selecting the best clinical preceptor, and more Offers suggestions on how to survive the first year of practice Discuses contractual relationships with institutions, doctors and related health providers Outlines legal/malpractice issues Explores the DNP degree as the coming mandate for NP practice Features personal stories from the author and colleagues in a straight-from-the-shoulder style Includes check lists to facilitate important decision making, and charts/tables with "hot topics" or key elements

Adult Gero and Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Practice Questions 2013

  • Filename: adult-gero-and-family-nurse-practitioner-certification-practice-questions-2013.
  • ISBN: 1892418185
  • Release Date: 2013
  • Number of pages: 558
  • Author: Amelie Hollier
  • Publisher:



Practice book of over 1200 multiple choice questions written to simulate the AANP and ANCC certification exam questions. Answers with rationales included. Written especially for AGNP & FNP students preparing for the AGNP/FNP certification exam. Assess your strengths and identify areas needing more review. Section I contains over 550 subject specific questions, answers, and rationales arranged in an easy to use format. Check your exam knowledge in these areas: Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Pregnancy and Lactation, Male and Female Disorders, Endocrinology, Hematological Disorders, Urological Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, Psychosocial Disorders and Mental Health, Eye and ENT, Musculoskeletal Disorders, Respiratory Disorders, Dermatological Disorders, Neurological Disorders, Cardiovascular Disorders and Test Taking Strategies Section II contains three-150 question practice exams for FNP students and three-150 question practice exams for Adult-Gero NP students. Each exam contains answers and rationales. Special Pediatric sections included.

Nurse Practitioner Certification Examination and Practice Preparation

  • Filename: nurse-practitioner-certification-examination-and-practice-preparation.
  • ISBN: 9780803669178
  • Release Date: 2017-03-14
  • Number of pages: 576
  • Author: Margaret A Fitzgerald
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis



Start preparing for your future - today! The new edition of this award-winning text, written by renowned NP educator and certification preparation expert Dr. Margaret Fitzgerald. A must read for anyone taking the NP certification exam. Develop critical thinking and test-taking skills for the exam and the firm knowledge-base needed for both the exam and practice. The 5th edition delivers the latest guidelines, recommendations, diagnostic and treatment protocols, and procedures –everything critical to passing the NP boards.

Fast Facts for Stroke Care Nursing

  • Filename: fast-facts-for-stroke-care-nursing.
  • ISBN: 9780826127181
  • Release Date: 2014-05-07
  • Number of pages: 232
  • Author: Kathy J. Morrison, MSN, RN, CNRN, SCRN
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



ì[P]rovides a succinct yet comprehensive review of the evolution of stroke patient management. The text starts with a brief overview of the anatomy and physiology, tying it to the types of strokes, the assessment, and diagnostic tools. Acute measures and prevention of secondary injury are outlined and lead us to review the potential complications and finally the rehabilitation and patient/family education. Particularly helpful is the inclusion of the Brain Attack Coalition, The Joint Commission, and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services core measuresÖ.[The author] has done an excellent job of keeping this book appropriate for everyday use.î óFrom the Foreword Linda Littlejohns, MSN, RN, FAAN, CNRN "The best aspects of the book are that it is easy to read and factual, and it includes a wide range of information... I enjoyed the book. It is easy to read and navigate. Nurses will find it extremely helpful and valuable in the clinical setting. This is a good addition to a clinical library." Score: 98, 5 Stars.--Doody's Medical Reviews This highly practical, pocket-sized reference for stroke care nurses provides quick, bedside access to the most current guidelines for diagnostic tests, state-of-the-art treatments, and best-practice standards. This resource distills lengthy and often complex national stroke care guidelines into clear, bite-size pieces of information. It also explains the rationale behind stroke standards, making them easier to embrace and incorporate into practice. The book is organized consistently to foster rapid information retrieval. Each chapter includes objectives and such helpful features as ìFast Facts in a Nutshell,î targeted segments that provide critical information at a glance. The guide also serves as an instructive resource for nurses not specializing in neurology but who are increasingly being called on to care for stroke patients. The book is also a helpful resource for stroke program coordinators and as a review for SCRN and CNRN certification exams. Key Features: Reflects current standards of the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association, and The Joint Commission Provides crucial information at a glance about diagnostic tests, state-of-the-art treatments, and best-practice standards Distills lengthy and complex national stroke care standards into clear, concise information Includes a comprehensive review of diagnostic studies Serves as a concise review for SCRN and CNRN certification exams

Counseling Theories and Techniques for Rehabilitation and Mental Health Professionals Second Edition

  • Filename: counseling-theories-and-techniques-for-rehabilitation-and-mental-health-professionals-second-edition.
  • ISBN: 9780826198686
  • Release Date: 2015-02-18
  • Number of pages: 512
  • Author: Fong Chan, PhD, CRC
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



The only text about counseling theories and techniques developed specifically for upper-level rehabilitation counseling students and practitioners, this book is now fully updated with a focus on evidence-based practice. It reflects the great strides made in incorporating research-based knowledge into counseling/therapy interventions since the first edition’s publication nearly 10 years ago. The book disseminates the expertise of many of the most esteemed leaders and academic scholars in rehabilitation counseling. These authors emphasize state-of-the-art scientific evidence that supports the effectiveness of various counseling approaches and techniques for people with and without disabilities.

Primary Care

  • Filename: primary-care.
  • ISBN: 080361487X
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 1248
  • Author: Lynne M. Hektor Dunphy
  • Publisher: F A Davis Company



Thorough revisions and comprehensive updating have made a good book even better. From the theoretical basis of nursing practice to the latest scientific knowledge of diseases and disorders, it offers complete coverage of the APRN's role as a primary care provider. - Circle of Caring, an innovative framework for nursing-based knowledge and holistic care. - Written by nurse practitioners for nurse practitioners in collaboration with a physician. - A chapter devoted to a real-world approach to psychotherapy in the challenging environment of primary care, The 15-Minute Hour. - Original chapters on decision-making, palliative care, caring for self, the 15-minute hour, the business of practice, and evidence-based practice, distinguishing this text from any other on the market. - A systems format that builds on the basics of anatomy, physiology, and pathology.

NCLEX PN Practice Questions

  • Filename: nclex-pn-practice-questions.
  • ISBN: 0789737078
  • Release Date: 2008
  • Number of pages: 375
  • Author: Wilda Rinehart
  • Publisher: Que Publishing



NCLEX-PN(tm) Practice Questions Second Edition 1,000 Questions with Detailed Answers Wilda Rinehart Diann Sloan Clara Hurd Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-PN(tm) exam. Includes 1,000 sample test questions to help you determine whether you're ready to take the actual exam. Our popular Cram Sheet tearcard 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. “I studied nothing but your material for two weeks until I felt prepared to take the NCLEX(tm). Studying your material gave me the confidence I needed to pass!” -Rayena Thorne, nursing student at Wallace State Written by Three Leading Nursing Experts! Wilda Rinehart has B.S. and M.S. degrees in nursing and more than 30 years of experience as a nurse, consultant, and educator for nursing students. Diann Sloan has B.S. and M.S. degrees in nursing and a Ph.D. in counselor education and has worked as a nurse and educator for nearly 30 years. Clara Hurd has B.S. and M.S. degrees in nursing and currently is a nurse educator at Northeast Mississippi Community College with 30 years of experience. Score Higher on the NCLEX-PN(tm)! The CD features innovative Computer Adaptive Testing software by ExamForce, giving you an effective tool to assess your readiness for the NCLEX-PN(tm) exam. Key features include the following: All 1,000 questions in this book are included on the CD, giving you yet another effective tool with which to assess your readiness for the NCLEX-PN(tm) exam Multiple test modes, questions that simulate an actual PN exam, and detailed answer explanations A free electronic copy of the book NCLEX-PN(tm) is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. (NCSBN), which does not sponsor or endorse this product.

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