Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and Midwifery Certification Review - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323675291, 9780323711081

Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and Midwifery Certification Review

1st Edition

Editor: JoAnn Zerwekh
Paperback ISBN: 9780323675291
eBook ISBN: 9780323711081
eBook ISBN: 9780323698023
eBook ISBN: 9780323711098
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 28th January 2021
Page Count: 232
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Description

Prepare for success on the WHNP and CNM certification exams with this comprehensive review! Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and Midwifery Certification Review provides 1,000 multiple-choice questions based on the exam blueprints, with answers and rationales at the end of each chapter. Using those 1,000 questions, you can generate an unlimited number of 150-question practice tests reflecting the type of questions found on the actual exams. Written by nursing educator JoAnn Zerwekh and contributors who are WNHPs and CNMs, this review includes test-taking tips and realistic online practice to boost your exam readiness!

Key Features

  • 1,000 multiple-choice questions in the book are accompanied by answers and detailed rationales for correct answers.
  • Practice exams on the Evolve website are selected from the book’s questions to create a virtually unlimited number of 150-question tests, including automated grading and feedback, with each exam designed to match the length and question distribution of the actual certification exams. 
  • Review of WHNP (Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner) and midwifery reflects the latest evidence-based clinical practice and national treatment guidelines and protocols, with separate sections covering physical assessment and diagnostic tests, gynecology and family planning, obstetrics, primary care, and professional issues.
  • Test-Taking Strategies chapter uses test examples to offer tips and techniques to improve your study habits and testing skills, increase critical thinking, and decrease anxiety.
  • Primary Care chapters each follow a standard format: Disorders and Pharmacology.
  • Special QSEN safety icons highlight and emphasize questions related to the graduate-level Safety competency of the Quality & Safety Education for Nurses initiative.

Table of Contents

  1. Test-Taking Strategies
    • Certification Exam Information
    • Testing Strategies
    • Techniques to Increase Critical Thinking Skills
    • Testing Skills for Paper-and-Pencil Tests
    • Successful Test Taking
    • Decrease Anxiety
    • Study Habits
    PART I: PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT AND DIAGNOSTIC TESTS
    2. Physical Assessment
    • Health History
    • Physical Exam
    3. Diagnostic Tests
    • Reproductive
    • Pregnancy
    •  Urinary
    • Cardiac
    • Respiratory
    • HEENT
    • Endocrine
    • Musculoskeletal
    • Gastrointestinal and Liver
    • Hematology
    PART II: GYNECOLOGY AND FAMILY PLANNING
    4. Gynecology
    • Anatomy and Physiology of Reproduction
    • Family Planning
    • Disorders
    • Male Issues Affecting Women’s Health
    • Pharmacology
    PART III: OBSTETRICS
    5. Antepartum
    • Physiology of Pregnancy
    • Antepartum Care
    • Complications
    • Pharmacology
    6. Intrapartum (Midwifery only)
    • Intrapartum Care
    • Pharmacology
    7. Postpartum
    • Postpartum Care
    • Pharmacology
    8. Neonatal Care (Midwifery only)
    • Newborn
    • Pharmacology
    PART IV: PRIMARY CARE
    9. Health Promotion and Maintenance
    • Health Screening
    • Immunizations
    10. Cardiovascular
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    11. Respiratory
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    12. Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat (HEENT)
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    13. Integumentary
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    14. Endocrine
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    15. Musculoskeletal
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    16. Neurology
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    17. Gastrointestinal and Liver
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    18. Hematology
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    19. Urinary
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    20. Mental Health
    • Disorders
    • Pharmacology
    PART V: PROFESSIONAL ISSUES
    21. Professional Issues (WHNP only)
    • Research and Evidence-Based Practice
    • Legal and Ethical
    • Patient Safety
    • Issues and Trends

Details

No. of pages:
232
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2022
Published:
28th January 2021
Imprint:
Mosby
Paperback ISBN:
9780323675291
eBook ISBN:
9780323711081
eBook ISBN:
9780323698023
eBook ISBN:
9780323711098

About the Editor

JoAnn Zerwekh

JoAnn Zerwekh, EdD, RN is a nurse educator with extensive experience in nursing education. She has been presenting NCLEX® review courses for graduate nurses for over 30 years and is the author of multiple NCLEX® review books.

Affiliations and Expertise

President/CEO Nursing Education Consultants, Inc. Chandler, Arizona Joannzerwekh@gmail.com