Author: Kathryn Cadenhead Colgrove Genre: Medical Publisher: F.A. Davis ISBN: 9780803657816 Book Pages: 801 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Assure your mastery of medical-surgical nursing knowledge while honing your critical thinking and test-taking skills. The 3rd Edition of this popular resource features over 2,300 questions (including 550 alternate-format questions) that reflect the latest advances in medical-surgical nursing and the latest NCLEX-RN® test plan. They organize the seemingly huge volume of information you must master into manageable sections divided by body systems and specific diseases
Author: Kathryn Cadenhead Colgrove Genre: Medical Publisher: F A Davis Company ISBN: 0803625049 Book Pages: 800 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Choose from over 2,200 questions to help assure your mastery of medical-surgical nursing knowledge and hone your critical thinking and test-taking skills And, make sure to take advantage of the Bonus CD-ROM inside---it's the perfect interactive approach to course review and preparation, featuring 265 questions as well as all of the questions from the book.
Author: Ray A Hargrove-Huttel Genre: Medical Publisher: F.A. Davis ISBN: 9780803641129 Book Pages: 502 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Two books in one! Course review now. NCLEX-prep later. 1,250 critical thinking questions (both multiple choice and alternate format) organize the seemingly huge volume of pharmacology information you must master into manageable sections divided by body systems and specific diseases. You’ll not only learn to associate the medication with the disease process, making learning easier, but are also be to evaluate your knowledge of medications prior to taking exams.
Author: Frances H. Cornelius, PhD, MSN, RN-BC, CNE Genre: Medical Publisher: Springer Publishing Company ISBN: 9780826195777 Book Pages: 336 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
This is a unique case study reference for students in the medical surgical nursing core course and a review/workbook for students about to embark on the NCLEX-RN exam. Unlike other reviews, the book embeds required information into compelling, unfolding case studiesóstudies that evolve over timeóin order to promote active learning and facilitate knowledge retention. These unfolding case studies are of particular value because they closely mimic real-life situations in nursing and provide situational mental models that assist students with problem-solving and critical thinking techniques. The unfolding case study method also assists in the development of skills that are important for NCLEX-RN success in assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of patient care. All content areas required for NCLEX-RN successósafe and effective care, health promotion, physiological and psychological integrity--are interwoven in an enjoyable format that dispels the drudgery of straightforward memorization. A variety of NCLEX-style question formats are used throughout the book to help students assess their own learning. Additionally, eResource links to additional information are included throughout the book. Key Features: Uses unique unfolding case study method to present medical-surgical concepts Promotes active learning and knowledge retention Develops problem-solving and critical thinking skills Provides all of types of NCLEX-style questions for exam preparation Offers eResources throughout the Review for enhanced learning opportunities
Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Genre: Medical Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ISBN: 1582556946 Book Pages: 501 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
This easy-to-read outline review follows the unique two-column Straight A's format that lets students choose how they study for NCLEX® and course exams. The interior column outlines key facts for in-depth review; the exterior column lists only the most crucial points for quickest review. Other features include NCLEX®-style questions at the beginning and end of each chapter; lists of top items to study before a test; Time-Out for Teaching patient-teaching points; Go with the Flow algorithms; and critical information highlighted in a second color. A bound-in CD-ROM contains hundreds of NCLEX®-style questions—including alternate-item format questions—with answers and rationales.
Author: Jon Haws Genre: Publisher: CreateSpace ISBN: 1512170267 Book Pages: 126 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Med-Surg Success in the Palm of Your HandMaster the art of critical thinking and clinical reasoning with this book designed to help you develop and utilize the nursing process and prioritization in real to life case studies surrounding the most commonly seen and tested patient diagnosis.After Reading This Book You Will Improve your clinical reasoning skills Develop confidence in answering difficult Med-Surg questions Become familiar with the most common patient disorders Learn how to answer hard NCLEX(r) style questions Improve prioritization skills Master the nursing process in clinical settings Case Study LayoutClient case presentationQuestions regarding client backgroundCase progressionAdditional critical thinking questionsRationalEach case study includes 8-15 questions that require you to think beyond the most simple rational. Case studies also include highly detailed and in depth rationales (over 500 words) to insure that you are learning as much as possible about the disease process.Disease Processes Covered in this Book Congestive Heart Failure Ischemic Stroke Pneumothorax Hypertensive Crisis End Stage Renal Disease Cirrhosis Acute MI (STEMI) Hypothyroidism End Stage Renal Disease COPD Seizure Disorder Sepsis CABG Pancreatitis Respiratory Acidosis The selection process for the 15 diseases covered in this book included drawing on my experience as a CCRN in a large metropolitan ICU, speaking with other nurses in various specialties, referring to a mountain of NCLEX(r) prep books, reviewing CCRN study materials, speaking with physicians, and reviewing NIH (National Institute of Health) data regarding the most commonly presenting conditions in hospitals.Scroll up to buy!
Author: Sharon L. Lewis Genre: Medical Publisher: Mosby Incorporated ISBN: 032307913X Book Pages: 8 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
The Simulation Learning System (SLS) integrates simulation technology into your medical-surgical nursing course by providing realistic scenarios and supportive learning resources that correspond to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8th Edition. The SLS offers targeted reading assignments and critical thinking exercises to prepare you for the simulation experience; access to patient data with a shift report and fully-functional electronic medical record (EMR); post-simulation exercises including charting and documentation activities in the EMR, reflective journaling, and concept mapping; and review resources including animations, videos, and textbook references. Simulation with the SLS is a complete learning experience that bridges the gap between lecture and clinicals to prepare you for the real world of nursing. STUDENT ACCESS ONLY - INSTITUTIONAL LICENSE REQUIRED.
Author: Beth Richardson Genre: Medical Publisher: ISBN: 0803668120 Book Pages: 352 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
2 Books in 1! Q&A Course Review NCLEX® prep Pediatrics made manageable. Assure your mastery of pediatric nursing knowledge while improving your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 1,000 NCLEX®-style questions on pediatrics and growth and development provide the practice you need to build your confidence. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you to critically analyze the question types. New! FREE, 30-day access to Davis Edge NCLEX-RN® included with purchase. Test yourself with 10,000+ challenging questions; review proven test-taking strategies; and prepare for the biggest test of your career with simulated NCLEX exams.* *Offer included with new, print books. See what students are saying online... Great study guide. "Awesome book as a study guide and for those taking PEDS in school. One of my favorite features is the book offers rationales with the answers." Five Stars. "This book is amazing...helped me improve my test scores. I recommend buying it." The MOST helpful NCLEX books I've found and I've used many! "For Nursing school these make all the difference for helping understand how to read and interpret nclex questions. These books increased my grades in Nursing classes on exams by an easy 10 points!" SAVED MY LITTLE STUDENT-NURSE LIFE!! "This workbook is the reason I was able to get 'A's' in my peds rotation! The rationales for both correct and incorrect answers are extremely thorough! LOVE IT!!??" Don't miss the other Success Series titles... Nugent: Test Success, 8th Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-6909-3) Curtis: Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Success, 3rd Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-6040-3) De Sevo: Maternal and Newborn Success, 3rd Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-5941-4) Colgrove: Med-Surg Success, 3rd Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-4402-1)