This NCLEX-PN review book provides both succinct Content Review and more Q&A than any other review book for this market. Each chapter opens with a Content Refresher, giving an overview of key information on each topic---it summarizes what is really important for NCLEX review. High-quality Q&A, answers, and detailed rationales follow. The book opens with a discussion of studying and test-taking strategies and describes the exam format in detail. Subsequent sections cover adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, and coordinated care. The book also includes comprehensive examinations with answers, rationales, and client-needs information at the end of each answer. All the material is presented in the stress-free, proven format of the Incredibly Easy series that helps students actually enjoy learning, stay motivated, and improve their performance. This revised reprint has been updated so that the book's information about the NCLEX-PN, as well as the content within, align fully with the 2014 NCSBN NCLEX-PN test plan. Questions involving psychiatric issues have been updated to align with the DSM-5. The book also has been updated to coordinate perfectly with Lippincott NCLEX-PN Passpoint. Difficulty levels for each question, using objective data from PassPoint , have been provided. Additionally, users get a free code that provides a 30-day trial of PassPointPN. Features: - Content Refreshers that summarize key content for each topic - Rationales for all correct and incorrect answers - Challenging questions that cover all areas of nursing on the NCLEX-PN - Two comprehensive practice tests - Introductory chapters to help you learn what to expect when taking the examination - Web site with 1,000 questions and answers in an interactive format--including graphic and audio questions - Updated psychiatric nursing content to reflect changes in the DSM-5 - Updated medication information - Inclusion of difficulty level of questions - Free 30-day trial of Lippincott NCLEX-PN PassPoint.
Surviving the NCLEX® -- Preparing for NCLEX® -- Passing the NCLEX® -- Care of the adult -- Cardiovascular disorders -- Hematologic & immune disorders -- Respiratory disorders -- Neurosensory disorders -- Musculoskeletal disorders -- Gastrointestinal disorders -- Endocrine disorders -- Genitourinary disorders -- Integumentary disorders -- Care of the psychiatric client -- Somatic symptom & related disorders -- Anxiety, obsessive--compulsive, stress-related, & mood disorders -- Cognitive disorders -- Personality disorders -- Schizophrenia spectrum & other psychotic disorders -- Substance use disorders -- Dissociative disorders -- Sexual dysfunctions & gender dysphoria -- Eating disorders -- Maternal-neonatal care -- Antepartum care -- Intrapartum care -- Postpartum care -- Neonatal care -- Care of the child -- Growth & development -- Cardiovascular disorders -- Hematologic & immune disorders -- Respiratory disorders -- Neurosensory disorders -- Musculoskeletal disorders -- Gastrointestinal disorders -- Endocrine disorders -- Genitourinary disorders -- Integumentary disorders -- Coordinated care -- Concepts of management & supervision -- Ethical & legal issues.