Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN® Exam


  • JoAnn Zerwekh, MSN, EdD, RN, President/CEO, Nursing Education Consultants, Chandler, AZ; Nursing Faculty - Online Campus, University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ
  • Jo Carol Claborn, MS, RN, Nurse Educator, Seymour, Texas

Fun and engaging, this must-have review resource covers the nursing concepts and content found on the latest NCLEX-RN examination. It features a concise outline format that’s perfect for studying, as well as 2,020 review questions to test your knowledge and help you prepare for the exam. Colorful illustrations and mnemonic cartoons clarify essential nursing concepts and offer a visual way for you to remember key facts for the NCLEX exam. Answers and rationales are provided for every practice question.
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Book information

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  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-11327-4

Table of Contents

  1. Testing Strategies for the NCLEX-RN Examination
  2. Health Implications Across the Life Span
  3. Concepts of Nursing Practice
  4. Control Functions and Management
  5. Pharmacology
  6. Homeostasis
  7. Immune System
  8. Abnormal Cell Growth
  9. Psychiatric Nursing Concepts
  10. Psychiatric Disorders
  11. Integumentary System
  12. Sensory System
  13. Endocrine System
  14. Hematologic System
  15. Respiratory System
  16. Vascular System
  17. Cardiac System
  18. Gastrointestinal System
  19. Hepatic and Biliary System
  20. Neurologic System
  21. Musculoskeletal System
  22. Reproductive System
  23. Urinary-Renal System
  24. Antepartum
  25. Intrapartum and Postpartum
  26. Newborn

Appendix A: Normal Laboratory Data

Chapter Study Questions: Answers and Rationales