Every area of nursing is completely reviewed, including adult care, pediatric care, maternal-neonatal care, psychiatric care, and professional issues. Subsequent sections cover adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, and coordinated care. Complete rationales are provided for all correct and incorrect responses, so students understand exactly why an answer is correct. As a faculty member in an accelerated nursing program, I am always searching for resources to facilitate student learning and development of test-taking skills. This thoroughly updated edition includes new information on bed rest, postpartum depression, alternative therapies, substance abuse, and complex psychosocial disorders, plus a new icon highlighting evidence-based practice. It provides solid clinical information and clear, concise rationales in a light-hearted manner that encourages retention by decreasing study anxiety.
Second Edition is the perfect point-of-care reference for nurses working with pregnant patients in any clinical setting. It provides solid clinical information and detailed rationales in the conversational Incredibly Easy! The first chapter focuses on key concepts of medical terminology, including common word components. Fifth Edition uses the well-known Incredibly Easy! The book opens with a discussion of studying and test-taking strategies and describes the exam format in detail. The book is written in the entertaining, award-winning Incredibly Easy! Elements of the popular Incredibly Easy! Page after page of study questions with clear rationales make for effective, efficient study sessions, and the Incredibly Easy approach promotes knowledge retention while decreasing study anxiety. Subsequent sections cover adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, and coordinated care. Completely updated introductory chapters discuss studying and test-taking strategies and thoroughly explain the exam format.
Four 85-question comprehensive tests appear at the end of the book. Fifth Editionuses the well-knownIncredibly Easy! Topics cover the reproductive system, family planning, genetics, antepartum and high-risk antepartum care, intrapartum and high-risk intrapartum care, postpartum care, and neonatal and high-risk neonatal care. Critical thinking questions accompany each chapter. You can also access an online calculator to assist in answering questions requiring mathematical calculations. The book also includes four 85-question comprehensive examinations with answers, rationales, and client needs information. It provides solid clinical information and detailed rationales in the conversational Incredibly Easy! In a light-hearted manner that reduces anxiety and aids retention, the book thoroughly reviews every area of nursing—adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, leadership and management, and law and ethics.
Learn anywhere, anytime from your laptop, tablet, or smartphone on the most popular textbook reading app. Parts 2-6 cover adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, pediatric care, and professional issues. Subsequent chapters cover individual body systems, providing in-depth definitions that connect words to their meanings. Each chapter is organized in a similar way, beginning with the review of crucial information and key concepts. Six comprehensive sample tests with 75 questions each are also included. It discusses studying and test-taking strategies and describes the test format in detail. .
Third Edition presents the vast, sometimes overwhelming details of anatomy and physiology in the enjoyable, user-friendly, award-winning Incredibly Easy! It provides solid clinical information and clear, concise rationales in a light-hearted manner that encourages retention by decreasing study anxiety. Parts 2-6 cover adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, pediatric care, and professional issues. Page after page of study questions with clear rationales make for effective, efficient study sessions, and the Incredibly Easy approach promotes knowledge retention while decreasing study anxiety. The new Graphic Option questions and Audio questions are also included. This subject-focused study resource provides solid clinical information and detailed rationales using the Incredibly Easy! All the material is presented in the proven format of the Incredibly Easy series. Critical thinking questions accompany each chapter.
Every area of nursing is completely reviewed, including adult care, pediatric care, maternal-neonatal care, psychiatric care, and professional issues. It covers fundamentals, such as fetal development, legal issues, and ethical issues, as well as family planning, and the advantages and disadvantages of contraception methods. The format helps them actually enjoy learning, stay motivated, and improve their performance. Two eight-page full-color inserts offer a closer look at anatomical terminology. The book has a two-column format, with questions on the left side of the page and corresponding answers on the right. This pocket-sized book provides instant access to information nurses need quickly every day on all aspects of prenatal, intrapartum, postpartum, and neonatal care. Second Edition offers everything nurses need to know for optimal maternal-neonatal nursing care.
Using this book in conjunction with their regular nursing textbooks can help them prepare for course examinations throughout the nursing curriculum. The content is presented in an easy to- read, concise fashion, and features the Incredibly Easy characters who offer encouragement and humor along the way! Over 3,500 questions and answers with rationales are included. Includes rationales for correct and incorrect answers, three intriguing games that eliminate study boredom, helpful hints that build confidence and critical-thinking skills, and more. Throughout the book, the Made Incredibly Easy design, art, and captions help to engage students and present a fun, relaxed, encouraging, and supportive learning experience. It provides page after page of solid clinical information and clear rationales in an engaging, encouraging manner that promotes knowledge retention while decreasing study anxiety.
It may seem like a daunting task ahead but if you study hard and prepare yourself for the examination, you can tackle this challenge with success and begin your exciting career as a nurse! Over 3,500 questions and answers with rationales are included. Topics in each section are arranged alphabetically and follow a consistent format. The professional issues section is new to this edition, and includes chapters on management, leadership, and legal and ethical issues. Students can access live tutoring support, critiques of written work, and other valuable tools. Five distinctive sections cover Disorders, Diagnostic Tests, Treatments, Procedures, and Clinical Tools such as fetal growth and assessment parameters, estimated date of birth calculations, fundal height measurements, cervical dilation guides, drug protocols, postpartum assessment parameters, gestational age assessment, neonatal drug calculations, and neonatal weight conversions. The same user-friendly format and humorous approach you have come to know and love in the Incredibly Easy book series is followed in this book as well.
The content outlines provide a quick synopsis of pathophysiology, etiology, diagnostics, medical treatment, priority nursing diagnoses, and nursing management, including client teaching. Take the stress out of studying with: More practice questions than ever before! Master the concepts and process of care planning. Colored tabs help nurses find information quickly. Other features, such as Memory joggers, provide hints and tips to remember key facts. Learn step-by-step how to build a concept map, develop a nursing diagnosis, and choose realistic outcomes and individualized interventions.