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Kaplan NCLEX-RN premier 2015-2016 : with 2 practice tests

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From the publisher. Pass the NCLEX-RN or your money back -- guaranteed! NCLEX-RN Premier 2015-2016 with 2 Practice Tests combines Kaplan's unique strategy guide with the most test-like questions available to help you to meet the challenges of this exacting computer-adaptive test, including: 2 practice tests (one in the book, one online); DVD with 60 minutes of video tutorials led by noted NCLEX expert Barbara Irwin; mobile study resources for prep on the go; instant online analysis and feedback on your performance; in-depth analysis of NCLEX-RN question types, including alternate format questions; 47-item sample of Kaplan's rigorous NCLEX-RN Question Bank online; detailed answer explanations; tips for mastering the computer-adaptive test. With efficient test prep via book + DVD + online + mobile, Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Premier 2015-2016 will make you assured and confident on test day.

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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua 610.73 KAP (Text)
Adult Test Preparation
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1001 . ‡aIrwin, Barbara J., ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aKaplan NCLEX-RN premier 2015-2016 : ‡bwith 2 practice tests / ‡cBarbara J. Irwin, MSN, RN, Judith A. Burckhardt, PhD, MSN, RN.
2461 . ‡aNCLEX-RN premier 2015-2016
2463 . ‡aNational Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses premier 2015-2016 ‡bwith 2 practice tests
250 . ‡aBook + DVD.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bKaplan Publishing, ‡c2015.
264 4. ‡c©2015
300 . ‡axvii, 511 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c28 cm + ‡e1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
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500 . ‡aIncludes index.
50500. ‡aPart 1. NCLEX-RN exam overview and test taking strategies -- 1. Overview of the NCLEX-RN exam -- What is the NCLEX-RN exam? -- Content of the NCLEX-RN exam -- 2. General and computer adaptive test strategies -- Standardized exams -- What behaviors does the NCLEX-RN exam test? -- Strategies that don't work on the NCLEX-RN exam -- Becoming a better test taker -- NCLEX-RN exam question types -- Alternate format test questions -- Multiple-choice test questions -- Critical thinking strategies -- Reword the question -- Eliminate incorrect answer choices -- Don't predict answers -- Recognize expected outcomes -- Read answer choices to obtain clues -- 3. NCLEX-RN exam strategies -- The NCLEX-RN exam versus real-world nursing -- Strategies for priority questions -- Strategies for management of care questions -- Strategies for positioning questions -- Strategies for communication questions -- Your NCLEX-RN exam study plan --
50500. ‡aPart 2. NCLEX-RN exam content review and practice -- 4. Safe and effective care environment : management of care -- Advance directives -- Advocacy -- Case management -- Client rights -- Collaboration with interdisciplinary teams -- Concepts of management -- Confidentiality/ information security -- Consultation -- Continuity of care -- Delegation -- Establishing priorities -- Ethical practice -- Information technology -- Informed consent -- Legal rights and responsibilities -- Performance improvement (quality improvement) -- Referrals -- Supervision -- 5. Safe and effective care environment : safety and infection control -- Safety background -- Infection control background -- Accident/ injury prevention -- Emergency response plan -- Ergonomic principles -- Error prevention -- Handling hazardous and infectious materials -- Home safety -- Reporting of incident/ event/ irregular occurrence/ variance -- Safe use of equipment -- Security plan -- Standard precautions/ transmission-based precautions/ surgical asepsis -- Use of restraints/ safety devices -- 6. Health promotion and maintenance -- Aging process -- Ante/ intra/ postpartum and newborn care -- Developmental stages and transitions -- Health and wellness -- Health promotion/ disease prevention -- Health screening -- High-risk behaviors -- Lifestyle choices -- Principles of teaching/ learning -- Self-care -- Techniques of physical assessment -- 7. Psychosocial integrity -- Abuse/ neglect -- Behavioral interventions -- Chemical and other dependencies -- Coping mechanisms -- Crisis intervention -- Crisis intervention -- Cultural diversity -- End of life care -- Family dynamics -- Grief and loss -- Mental health concepts -- Religious and spiritual influences on health -- Sensory/ perceptual alterations -- Stress management -- Support systems -- Therapeutic communications -- Therapeutic environment -- The nursing process and psychosocial integrity -- 8. Physiological integrity : basic care and comfort -- Assistive devices -- Elimination -- Mobility/ immobility -- Nonpharmacological comfort interventions -- Nutrition and oral hydration -- Personal hygiene -- Rest and sleep -- 9. Physiological integrity : pharmacological and parenteral therapies -- Adverse effects/ contraindications/ side effects/ interactions -- Blood and blood products -- Central venous access devices -- Dosage calculation -- Expected actions/ outcomes -- Medication administration -- Parenteral/ intravenous therapies -- Pharmacological pain management -- Total parenteral nutrition -- 10. Physiological integrity : reduction of risk potential -- Changes/ abnormalities in vital signs -- Diagnostic tests -- Laboratory values -- Potential for alterations in body systems -- Potential for complications of diagnostic tests/ treatments/ procedures -- Potential for complications for surgical procedures and health alterations -- System-specific assessments -- Therapeutic procedures -- 11. Physiological integrity : physiological adaptation -- Alterations in body systems -- Fluid and electrolyte imbalances -- Hemodynamics -- Illness management -- Medical emergencies -- Pathophysiology -- Unexpected response to therapies --
50500. ‡aPart 3. The practice test -- Practice test -- Your practice test scores -- Answer key -- Practice test answers and explanations --
50500. ‡aPart 4. The licensure process -- 12. Application, registration, and scheduling -- How to apply for the NCLEX-RN exam -- Taking the exam -- 13. Taking the test more than once -- You are not alone -- How to interpret unsuccessful test results -- Should you test again? -- How should you begin? -- 14. Essentials for international nurses -- NCLEX-RN exam administration abroad -- The CGFNS certificate -- Work visas -- Nursing practice in the United States -- US-style nursing communication -- Sample questions -- Answers to sample questions -- Language -- Kaplan programs for international nurses --
50500. ‡aPart 5. NCLEX-RN exam resources -- Appendix A : summary of critical thinking paths -- Appendix B : nursing terminology -- Appendix C : common medical abbreviations -- Appendix D : state boards of nursing -- Appendix E : Pearson professional centers offering NCLEX-RN examinations.
520 . ‡aFrom the publisher. Pass the NCLEX-RN or your money back -- guaranteed! NCLEX-RN Premier 2015-2016 with 2 Practice Tests combines Kaplan's unique strategy guide with the most test-like questions available to help you to meet the challenges of this exacting computer-adaptive test, including: 2 practice tests (one in the book, one online); DVD with 60 minutes of video tutorials led by noted NCLEX expert Barbara Irwin; mobile study resources for prep on the go; instant online analysis and feedback on your performance; in-depth analysis of NCLEX-RN question types, including alternate format questions; 47-item sample of Kaplan's rigorous NCLEX-RN Question Bank online; detailed answer explanations; tips for mastering the computer-adaptive test. With efficient test prep via book + DVD + online + mobile, Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Premier 2015-2016 will make you assured and confident on test day.
650 0. ‡aNursing ‡vExaminations, questions, etc.
650 0. ‡aNursing ‡xExaminations ‡vStudy guides.
650 0. ‡aNational Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses ‡vStudy guides.
650 0. ‡aNurses ‡xLicenses ‡zUnited States ‡xExaminations ‡vStudy guides.
7001 . ‡aBurckhardt, Judith A., ‡eauthor.
7102 . ‡aKaplan, Inc., ‡eeditor.
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