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Saunders 2014-2015 Strategies for Test Success

Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam

Updated to reflect the most current NCLEX® test plans, Saunders 2014-2015 Strategies for Test Success: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam, 3rd Edition helps you learn the reasoning skills you need to pass any nursing test from routine quizzes to the NCLEX examination. It offers strategies for time management, critical thinking, and problem solving, and includes realistic, NCLEX exam-style practice questions and tests. This edition adds new study tips and hints, and expands its coverage of alternate item format questions. Written by Linda Anne and Angela Silvestri, this essential resource gives you the tools you need to overcome test anxiety and prepare for NCLEX success.

Paperback, 280 Pages

Published: September 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3319-4


  • PART I: Study and Test Preparation

    1. Preparing for Nursing Examinations

    2. Developing Study Skills

    3. Reducing Test Anxiety

    4. NCLEX Preparation

    PART II: Strategies for Success

    5. Alternate Item Formats NEW!

    6. How to Avoid ‘Reading Into The Question’

    7. Positive and Negative Event Queries

    8. Questions Requiring Prioritization

    9. Leading and Managing, Delegating, and Assignment-Making Questions

    10. Communication Questions

    11. Pharmacology Questions

    12. Additional Pyramid Strategies

    PART III: Practice Tests

    13. Fundamental Skills Questions

    14. Adult Health Questions

    15. Mental Health Questions

    16. Maternity Questions

    17. Child Health Questions

    18. Pharmacology Questions

    19. Delegating/Prioritizing Questions

    20. Leadership/Management Questions


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