Key Features

  • Completely updated content follows the latest CCRN Test Plan to ensure you have the most current information for exam preparation.
  • Easy-to-follow outline format quickly and clearly presents the information you must know to pass the CCRN exam.
  • Engaging learning activities provide fun and stimulating ways to learn critical concepts.
  • Helpful appendices offer quick access to common abbreviations, laboratory values, and formulas essential to providing effective critical nursing care.

Table of Contents

  1. The Critical Care Certification Examination
  2. The Cardiovascular System: Physiology and Assessment
  3. The Cardiovascular System: Pathologic Conditions
  4. The Pulmonary System: Physiology, Assessment, and Ventilatory Support
  5. The Pulmonary System: Pathologic Conditions
  6. The Neurologic System
  7. The Gastrointestinal System
  8. The Renal System
  9. The Endocrine System
  10. The Hematologic and Immunologic Systems
  11. Multisystem
  12. Behavioral/Psychosocial NEW!
  13. Professional Caring and Ethical Practice

Answers to Learning Activities

References and Recommended Reading

Appendices

Common Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in Critical Care Nursing

Normal Laboratory Values

Formulae Significant to Critical Care Nursing

Details

No. of pages:
928
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Electronic ISBN:
9780323077293
Print ISBN:
9780323077262

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