NCLEX-PN[registered] Review Made Incredibly Easy! Third Edition is an easy-to-read, outline-format NCLEX[registered] preparation book with online questions and answers. The book uses the well-known light-hearted Incredibly Easy! approach to make NCLEX[registered] review more interesting, enjoyable, and concise and to encourage knowledge retention by decreasing study anxiety. The book covers every area of nursing and every test, disorder, and procedure that LPNs/LVNs need to know for the NCLEX[registered], including adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, coordinating care, drug administration, patient positioning, and care and monitoring of nasogastric, chest, and other body tubes. Critical thinking questions accompany each chapter. This edition has been updated to reflect the latest NCLEX-PN[registered] test plan, including new alternate-format types of questions, and includes updated nursing diagnoses that reflect the latest NANDA taxonomy. The companion Website offers more than 1,000 additional NCLEX[registered]-style practice questions, including alternate format questions, with rationales for correct and incorrect answers.
Other online resources include a study tip sheet; a tutorial on NCLEX[registered] question types and test-taking; and printable cheat sheets.
Table of Contents
Contributors and consultants Advisory board Joy's NCLEX adventure Part I Getting ready 1 Preparing for the examination 2 Strategies for success Part II Care of the adult 3 Cardiovascular system 4 Respiratory system 5 Hematologic & immune systems 6 Neurosensory system 7 Musculoskeletal system 8 Gastrointestinal system 9 Endocrine system 10 Genitourinary system 11 Integumentary system Part III Psychiatric care 12 Essentials of psychiatric nursing 13 Somatoform & sleep disorders 14 Anxiety & mood disorders 15 Cognitive disorders 16 Personality disorders 17 Schizophrenic & delusional disorders 18 Substance-related disorders 19 Dissociative disorders 20 Sexual disorders 21 Eating disorders Part IV Maternal-neonatal care 22 Antepartum care 23 Intrapartum care 24 Postpartum care 25 Neonatal care Part V Care of the child 26 Growth & development 27 Cardiovascular system 28 Respiratory system 29 Hematologic & immune systems 30 Neurosensory system 31 Musculoskeletal system 32 Gastrointestinal system 33 Endocrine system 34 Genitourinary system 35 Integumentary system Part VI Coordinating care 36 Management concepts 37 Law and ethics Appendices and index Alternate-format questions review Physiologic changes in aging Positioning clients Guide to abbreviations State boards of nursing NANDA nursing diagnoses Selected references