PASS CCRN! / Edition 4

PASS CCRN! / Edition 4

by Robin Donohoe Dennison
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0323077269

ISBN-13: 9780323077262

Pub. Date: 01/21/2013

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Fully updated to mirror the latest CCRN-Adult test plan, PASS CCRN®!, 4th Edition is well known for its innovative learning strategies, targeted-yet-comprehensive coverage, and meticulous accuracy. Each section of the exam is addressed in detail, with review content presented in logical outline format and accompanied by a wealth of

Overview

Fully updated to mirror the latest CCRN-Adult test plan, PASS CCRN®!, 4th Edition is well known for its innovative learning strategies, targeted-yet-comprehensive coverage, and meticulous accuracy. Each section of the exam is addressed in detail, with review content presented in logical outline format and accompanied by a wealth of illustrations, tables, and algorithms. Learning activities in the book, as well as more than 1,000 review questions on the companion Evolve website, offer valuable practice and test-taking experience.

*The practice tests on the CD-ROM referenced on page 9 are now found on the accompanying website for the book. The website can be accessed by using the pincode found in the front matter of the book and following the prompts.*


• Completely updated content follows the latest CCRN Test Plan
to ensure you have the most current information for exam preparation.
• Easy-to-follow outline format
quickly and clearly presents the information you must know to pass the CCRN exam.
• Engaging
learning activities provide fun and stimulating ways to learn critical concepts.
• Helpful
appendices offer quick access to common abbreviations, laboratory values, and formulas essential to providing effective critical nursing care.


• NEW!
Behavioral/Psychosocial chapter reflects the latest CCRN test plan, addressing behavioral and psychosocial issues that affect the care of the critically ill.
• More than 1,000 multiple-choice
review questions on the new companion Evolve website offer convenient electronic access and can be answered in Study Mode or Exam Mode.
• Nearly
45% of the art is new or updated, including completely new algorithms based on the latest core protocols from the AHA, to help clarify complex concepts.
• Pharmacology
boxes in each chapter highlight pharmacology as it pertains to each body system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323077262
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/21/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
928
Sales rank:
56,333
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

  1. The Critical Care Certification Examination
  2. The Cardiovascular System: Physiology and Assessment
  3. The Cardiovascular System: Pathologic Conditions
  4. The Pulmonary System: Physiology, Assessment, and Ventilatory Support
  5. The Pulmonary System: Pathologic Conditions
  6. The Neurologic System
  7. The Gastrointestinal System
  8. The Renal System
  9. The Endocrine System
  10. The Hematologic and Immunologic Systems
  11. Multisystem
  12. Behavioral/Psychosocial NEW!
  13. Professional Caring and Ethical Practice

Answers to Learning Activities

References and Recommended Reading

Appendices

Common Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in Critical Care Nursing

Normal Laboratory Values

Formulae Significant to Critical Care Nursing

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