ISBN-10:
0826145949
ISBN-13:
9780826145949
Pub. Date:
04/28/2018
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Q&A Flashcards / Edition 1

Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Q&A Flashcards / Edition 1

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Overview

A highly effective and efficient way to retain knowledge!

Developed to provide students with a proven method for rapidly learning and retaining new information, these sturdy flashcards deliver more than 675 exam-style Q&As with detailed rationales to help nurse practitioners prepare for their high-stakes certification exam. The flashcards are derived from Maria Codina Leik’s Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Certification Intensive Review, Third Edition, and are color coded by exam blueprint topic for easy access. Shuffle the deck to randomize the questions or study one exam topic at a time.

Key Features:



• Delivers more than 675 top-notch comprehensive exam-style questions to help you prepare for test day
• Facilitates critical thinking with application-based questions and robust remediating answer rationales
• Designed for standalone use or as a companion to Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Certification Intensive Review, Third Edition

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826145949
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Publication date: 04/28/2018
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 720,719
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.80(d)

About the Author

Maria T. Codina Leik, MSN, APRN, BC, FNP-C is the President and Principal Lecturer at National ARNP Services, Inc., her own company. Well-known for her ability to simplify complex concepts for her students, she is a popular speaker and educator. Ms. Leik taught previously in the NP program at Florida International University Graduate School of Nursing. She is Board Certified in two specialties: Family NP and Adult Gerontology Primary Care NP by the AANP and ANCC. Her research findings have been presented at an international HIV conference as well as at nursing conferences. In addition to her two NP certification review books published by Springer Publishing, she is the author of book chapters in two NP textbooks. Ms. Leik is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society.

Table of Contents

Contents

Contributors and Reviewers

Preface

Acknowledgments

SECTION I: EXAM AND HEALTH SCREENING OVERVIEW

1. Certification Exam Information

2. Question Dissection and Analysis

3. Pharmacology Review

SECTION II: SYSTEMS REVIEW

4. Health Screening and Health Promotion Review

5. Head, Ear, Eyes, Nose, and Throat Review

6. Skin and Integumentary System Review

7. Cardiovascular System Review

8. Pulmonary System Review

9. Endocrine System Review

10. Gastrointestinal System Review

11. Renal System Review

12. Nervous System Review

13. Hematological System Review

14. Musculoskeletal System Review

15. Psychosocial Mental Health Review

SECTION III: REPRODUCTIVE REVIEW

16. Men’s Health Review

17. Women’s Health Review

18. Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) or Infections (STIs) Review

19. Adolescents Review

SECTION IV: GERONTOLOGY REVIEW

20. Theory and Conceptual Models Applied to Gerontology

21. Body and Metabolic Changes in the Older Adult

22. Health Screening and Health and Safety Promotion

23. Common Disorders in Geriatrics

24. Pressure Injuries, Wounds, Wound Treatment, and Advanced Practice Procedures

SECTION V: PROFESSIONAL ISSUES REVIEW

25. Hospice and Support Services

26. Gerontology and Long-Term Care

27. Culture and Spiritually Related Health Beliefs

28. Nursing Research Review

29. Evidence-Based Medicine and Epidemiology

30. Ethical Guidelines, Advanced Practice Law, and Reimbursement

SECTION VII: PRACTICE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

31 Practice Questions

32 Answers With Rationales

Abbreviations and Acronyms

Resources

Index

Customer Reviews