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Overview

Respiratory Care Exam Review: Review for the Entry Level and Advanced Exams, 3rd Edition, readies students with review materials for both the CRT and RRT exams! The material is presented in an outline format for efficient studying, with special boxes included in the chapter to highlight important information that is often included in the exam. The accompanyingEvolveWeb siteprovides practice exams for both the advanced and entry level exams to familiarize test-takers with the computerized exam format. Clinical simulations for the RRT are also included to give students the opportunity to practice this very difficult portion of the registry exam. New content has been added to the 3rd edition, including the latest updates to the NBRC content outlines implemented in 2009 and 2010. Be fully prepared with this comprehensive text!
Respiratory Therapy exam review designed to provide students with a complete, hands-on review for both the NBRC Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) and the Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credentialing exams.
• The material is presented in a detailed outline format, and each chapter includes a pre-test and post-chapter questions. Answers and rationales for both pre- and post-testing are located in the back of the book.
Book includes two practice exams. One practice exam for each exam (CRT & RRT) is located in the back of the book. Answer keyswith rationales for correct and incorrect answers are available on the Evolve Web site. The NBRC complexity levels of each questionare indicated in the answer key to help the student better prepare for the actual exam.
Companion Evolve Website featurestwo additional practice exams (one for the entry level and one for the advanced level exam) toprovide the student with additional practice and simulate the test taking experience. Each practice examconsists ofthe same number of questions as on the actual NBRC exam. NBRC difficulty levels are included in the answer rationale for each question.
Every chapter has been thoroughly revised to incorporate the newest (2009) NBRC Examination content outlines that were implemented in 2009 (CRT) and 2010 (RRT).
Unique! Exam Notes highlight special notes or instructions specific to either the entry level (CRT) or advanced exam (RRT) to help students use their study time more effectively. Other key information relevant to the respiratory therapist is featured in specially shaded boxes.

• Completely updated to reflect the newest NBRC Examination content outlines, with new information on: stress testing, oxygen titration with exercise, aterial line insertion, influenza vaccines and ventilator-associated pneumonia protocols.
• Additional practice test questions with rationales added to both entry level and advanced practice exams provide rationales and detailed explanation for every question on the exam.
• Eleven clinical simulations included on accompanying Evolve site reflect the actual number of simulations on this difficult portion of the registry exam.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781437706741
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 11/25/2009
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 151,448
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Gary Persing, BS, RRT
Program Director, Respiratoy Care
Tulsa Community College
Tulsa OK

Respiratory Review Workshop
Director
RRT/CRT Exam Review

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Table of Contents

  1. Oxygen and Medical Gas Therapy
  2. Humidity and Aerosol
  3. Assessment of the Cardiopulmonary Patient
  4. Management of the Airway
  5. Special Respiratory Care Procedures
  6. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Techniques
  7. Hyperinflation Therapy
  8. Bronchopulmonary Hygiene Techniques
  9. Cardiac Monitoring
  10. ABG Interpretation
  11. Ventilator Management
  12. Disorders of the Respiratory System
  13. Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care
  14. Respiratory Medications
  15. Respiratory Home Care
  16. Pulmonary Function Testing
  17. Equipment Decontamination and Infection Control

Entry Level Certification Exam: Practice Test (with Answer Key and Explanations)

Advanced Practitioner Written Registry Exam: Practice Test (with Answer Key and Explanations)

Pre-Test Answers and Rationales

Answers to Post-Chapter Study Questions

CD-ROM Contents

Entry Level Certification Exam: Practice Test

Advanced Practitioner Written Registry Exam: Practice Test

Clinical Simulations (11)

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  • Posted November 26, 2010

    REVIEW FOR RESPIRATORY CARE EXAM

    TO PASS NBRC EXAM I ALREADY HAVE THE BOOK GARY PERSING THIRD EDITION MY PIN CODE IS
    SW252WLWGWPW NOW I NEED THE ANSWER KEY

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