Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN® Exam - E-Book by JoAnn Zerwekh, MSN, EdD, RNIllustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN® Exam - E-Book by JoAnn Zerwekh, MSN, EdD, RN

Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN® Exam - E-Book

byJoAnn Zerwekh, MSN, EdD, RN, Joann Zerwekh

Other | September 10, 2012

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It’s a fun, visual review for the NCLEX! Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN® Exam, 8th Edition covers all the nursing concepts and content found on the latest NCLEX-RN examination. A concise outline format makes studying easier, and 2,300 NCLEX exam-stylereview questions (including alternate item formats) are included to test your knowledge at the end of each chapter and on the Evolve companion website. Written by NCLEX expert JoAnn Zerwekh, this study guide uses colorful illustrations and mnemonic cartoons to help you remember key concepts for the NCLEX-RN exam.

  • UNIQUE! Mnemonic cartoons provide a fun, easy way to review and remember key nursing concepts and disease processes.

  • UNIQUE! The integrated systems approach incorporates pediatric, adult, and older adult lifespan considerations in each body system chapter.

  • UNIQUE! Appendixes for each chapter summarize medications and nursing procedures for quick reference.

  • Electronic alternate item format questions on Evolve prepare you for the interactive question types on the computerized NCLEX examination, including priority drag-and-drop and hot-spot (illustrated point-and-click) questions.

  • Practice questions on the Evolve companion website are available in both study and quiz modes and separated by content area, allowing you to create a customized review experience based on your personal study needs.

  • Answers and rationales for all review questions show why correct answers are right and incorrect options are wrong.

  • NEW! 2,300 review questions are now included on the Evolve companion website.

  • Two NEW alternate item question types are added: graphic options and questions incorporating audio.

  • UPDATED content reflects the latest NCLEX-RN test plan and incorporated important clinical updates.

  • NEW! Page references to an Elsevier textbook are provided with each question, for further study and self-remediation.

  • NEW! Disorder names are highlighted in color in the index for quick reference.

  • EXPANDED coverage of management of care reflects the increased percentage of this content on the NCLEX-RN test plan.

Title:Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN® Exam - E-BookFormat:OtherDimensions:656 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:September 10, 2012Publisher:Elsevier Health SciencesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323169198

ISBN - 13:9780323169196


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Testing Strategies for the NCLEX-RN® Examination

Chapter 2 - Health Implications Across the Life Span

Chapter 3 - Concepts of Nursing Practice

Chapter 4 - Control Functions and Management

Chapter 5 - Pharmacology

Chapter 6 - Homeostasis

Chapter 7 -Immune System

Chapter 8 - Abnormal Cell Growth

Chapter 9 - Psychiatric Nursing Concepts

Chapter 10 - Psychiatric Disorders

Chapter 11 - Integumentary System

Chapter 12 - Sensory System

Chapter 13 - Endocrine System

Chapter 14 - Hematologic System

Chapter 15 - Respiratory System

Chapter 16 - Vascular System

Chapter 17 - Cardiac System

Chapter 18 - Gastrointestinal System

Chapter 19 - Hepatic and Biliary System

Chapter 20 - Neurologic System

Chapter 21 - Musculoskeletal System

Chapter 22 - Reproductive System

Chapter 23 - Urinary-Renal System

Chapter 24 - Antepartum

Chapter 25 - Intrapartum and Postpartum

Chapter 26 - Newborn

Appendix: Normal Laboratory Data