Illustrated 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

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It's a fun, visual review for the NCLEX!Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN®Exam, 8th Editioncovers 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 cartoonsprovide a fun, easy way to review and remember key nursing concepts and disease processes.
  • UNIQUE! The integrated systems approachincorporates pediatric, adult, and older adult lifespan considerations in each body system chapter.
  • UNIQUE! Appendixes for each chaptersummarize medications and nursing procedures for quick reference.
  • Electronic alternate item format questionson Evolveprepare 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 websiteare 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 questionsshow why correct answers are right and incorrect options are wrong.
    • NEW! 2,300 review questionsare now included on the Evolve companion website.
    • Two NEW alternate item question typesare added: graphic options and questions incorporating audio.
    • UPDATED contentreflects the latest NCLEX-RN test plan and incorporated important clinical updates.
    • NEW! Page references to an Elsevier textbookare provided with each question, for further study and self-remediation.
    • NEW! Disorder namesare highlighted in color in the index for quick reference.
    • EXPANDED coverage of management of carereflects the increased percentage of this content on the NCLEX-RN test plan.

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    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

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    Extra Content

    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