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The Comprehensive Respiratory Therapist Exam Review

Entry and Advanced Levels

Prepare for success on respiratory therapy credentialing exams! Updated to reflect the 2009 National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) content outlines, Sills' The Comprehensive Respiratory Therapist's Exam Review, 5th Edition helps you review for both entry and advanced level credentialing exams. It covers every testable subject, providing content review, self-assessment questions, and study hints. The new Evolve website contains electronic testing offering realistic practice for the entry-level credentialing exam and the advanced-level credentialing Written Registry Exam (WRE) and Clinical Simulation Exam (CSE).

Paperback, 672 Pages

Published: December 2009

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-06701-0


        1. Patient Assessment
        2. Infection Control
        3. Blood Gas Analysis and Monitoring
        4. Pulmonary Function Testing
        5. Advanced Cardiopulmonary Monitoring
        6. Oxygen and Medical Gas Therapy
        7. Hyperinflation Therapy NEW!
        8. Humidity and Aerosol Therapy
        9. Pharmacology
        10. Bronchopulmonary Hygiene Therapy
        11. Cardiac Monitoring and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
        12. Airway Management
        13. Suctioning the Airway
        14. Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing (IPPB)
        15. Mechanical Ventilation of the Adult
        16. Mechanical Ventilation of the Neonate
        17. Home Care and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
        18. Special Procedures


      Appendix: Summary Content Outline for CRT and Written RRT Examination


      Entry Level Exam

      • Pre-test (study mode)
      • Post-test (exam mode)
      • Entry Level CRT Examination Detailed Content Outline

      Advanced Level Exam

      • Pre-test (study mode)
      • Post-test (exam mode)
      • Clinical Simulations (to prepare for the CSE portion of Written RRT exam)

      Therapist Written RRT Examination Detailed Content Outline


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