Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Nursing for the NCLEX-RN® Examination

20th Edition

Author:

  • Patricia Nugent
  • Key Features

    • Over 4,200 practice questions in the book and on the companion CD provide ample practice opportunities in both print and electronic testing formats.
    • Review questions are grouped by categories of concern to focus your study on any areas of weakness.
    • Detailed rationales for correct and incorrect answers are provided with every question.
    • Text references are provided with the answer rationales for further study of difficult topics.
    • Two comprehensive exams are coded by clinical area, client need, nursing process, and cognitive level, to help you evaluate your strengths and weaknesses.
    • An overview of the latest NCLEX-RN test plan describes the recent changes and additions to content.

    • Companion CD allows you to create customized quizzes and exams based on clinical area, NCLEX client needs category, nursing process, and cognitive level.

    Table of Contents

    Introduction for Students Preparing for the NCLEX-RN® Examination
    Unit 1: Foundations of Nursing Practice

    1. Factors Influencing Client Needs and Nursing Care
    2. Basics of Nursing Practice
    3. Integral Aspects of Nursing Care
    4. Foundations of Nursing Practice Review Questions with Answers and Rationales
    Unit 2: Medical-Surgical Nursing
    5. Growth and Development of the Adult
    6. Nursing Care of Clients with Circulatory System (Cardiovascular, Blood, and Lymphatic Systems) Disorders
    7. Nursing Care of Clients with Respiratory System Disorders
    8. Nursing Care of Clients with Gastrointestinal System Disorders
    9. Nursing Care of Clients with Endocrine System Disorders
    10. Nursing Care of Clients with Integumentary System Disorders
    11. Nursing Care of Clients with Neuromusculoskeletal System Disorders
    12. Nursing Care of Clients with Urinary/Reproductive System Disorders
    13. Nursing Care of Clients with Infectious Diseases
    14. Medical-Surgical Nursing Review Questions with Answers and Rationales
    Unit 3: Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing
    15. Foundations of Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing
    16. The Practice of Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing
    17. Nursing Care of Clients with Disorders Usually First Evident in Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence
    18. Nursing Care of Clients with Disorders Related to Alterations in Cognition and Perception
    19. Nursing Care of Clients with Disorders Related to Anxiety and Alterations in Mood
    20. Nursing Care of Clients with Disorders Related to Alterations in Behavior
    21. Nursing Care of Clients with Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders
    22. Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing Review Questions with Answers and Rationales
    Unit 4: Childbearing and Women's Health Nursing
    23. Nursing Care to Promote Childbearing and Women's Health
    24. Nursing Care Related to Major Disorders Affecting Women

    Details

    No. of pages:
    864
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2012
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323078955
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323091794

    About the author

    Patricia Nugent

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor Emerita, Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY; President, Nugent Books, Huntington, NY