Reinforcing the concepts and critical thinking skills necessary to pass the NCLEX-PN ® licensure examination, Delmar's Practice Questions for NCLEX-PN, Second Edition is a proven resource. More than 4000 questions encompass the core areas of the curriculum including Pharmacology, Nutrition, Mental Health and Gerontology. Each question is categorized according to areas of the test plan established by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing offering a solid foundation in exam preparation.
Table of Contents
UNIT I: Overview of Practical/Vocational Nursing
1. How to Prepare for NCLEX-PN®.
2. Essential Concepts.
UNIT II: Medical-Surgical Nursing.
3. The Cardiovascular System.
4. The Hematologic System.
5. The Respiratory System.
6. The Neurosensory System.
7. The Gastrointestinal System.
8. The Genitourinary System.
9. The Musculoskeletal System.
10. The Endocrine System.
11. The Integumentary System.
UNIT III: Maternity and Pediatrics.
12. The Female Reproductive System, Maternity, and Newborns.
UNIT IV: Special Populations.
14. The Older Adult Client.
15. The Mental Health Client.
16. The Perioperative Client.
17. The Client with Cancer.
UNIT V: Health Promotion and Drug Therapy.
18. Nutrition and Special Diets.
UNIT VI: Comprehensive Practice Tests.
Practice Test One.
Practice Test Two.
Practice Test Three.
Practice Test Four.
Practice Test Five.
Practice Test Six.
Practice Test Seven.
Practice Test Eight.
Appendix A. Symbols and Abbreviations.
Appendix B. Metric System Equivalents.
Appendix C. Temperature Conversions.
Appendix D. Medical Prefixes and Suffixes.
Appendix E. NANDA International Nursing Diagnoses 2009–2011.