achievements achievements activity activity activity-online activity-online add-circle add-circle add-document add-new-comment add-to-cart add-to-cart add-users add-users airplay alarm alarm-clock alert alert-drug alert-drug alert-outline-circle alert-outline-square alert-outline-square alert-page-not-found alert-page-not-found alert-qsen alert-qsen alert-safety alert-safety alert-solid-circle alert-solid-circle alert-solid-square alert-solid-square alert-tornado alert-tornado alert-triangle alert-triangle alert-unexpected-error alert-unexpected-error alert-unsupported-browser alert-unsupported-browser alerts alerts alignment apple approve-document archive arrow-down arrow-down arrow-left arrow-left arrow-right arrow-right arrow-stat-up arrow-stat-up arrow-up arrow-up article-in-press assessment-activity assessment-activity assignments assignments audio-slides backspace bean bicycle binocular blueprint blueprint book bookmark bookmarkoff bookmarkoff bookmarkon bookmarkon books box bread broccoli bubble-chart bullseye business-man business-phone calculator calendar calendar-empty calendar-empty calendar-not-available calendar-not-available call-center camera camera-film card-collapse card-collapse card-expand card-expand carrot case-study case-study caution charge-battery check check-clipboard checkmark checkmark cheese chefs-hat chevron-down chevron-down chevron-left chevron-left chevron-right chevron-right chevron-up chevron-up chicken-leg circle circle circle-map-view citatonbench cited-by-66 cited-by-99 clinical-trial clinical-trial clipboard-check clipboard-check cloche clock clockwise clockwise close close close-quotes cloud cloud-download cloud-upload clouds coffee coffee coffee-and-cream coffee-and-sugar coffee-bean coffee-can coffee-cups coffee-milk coffee-milk-can coffee-not-available coffee-not-available colander collapse collapse column-left column-middle column-right columns comb comment compare-saved-versions compass computer computer-chip computer-mouse confirmation-outline-circle confirmation-outline-circle confirmation-solid-circle confirmation-solid-circle connection contract cooking-tools countries countries-edit country country-edit couple-of-people create-bibliography credit-card crop crosshair cucumber-slices cup-of-coffee cursor cutlery cycle-question cycle-question cycle-square cycle-square database delete delete-document delivery-van directions discussion discussion dish-washer doc doc-file document-check document-check document-checked document-checked document-csv document-csv document-new document-new document-not-available document-not-available down down-left down-right download drag drag-handle drag-handle drinking drop duplicate-document dvd-player earbuds ebook ebook ebook-reading ebook-reading edit edit education-history egg egg-timer eggs eject ellipsis ellipsis-open email empowering-knowledge emtree-taxonomy-browser enlarge enlarge epub eraser espresso exam exam exe exe-file expand expand-2 expand-2 export export export-document export-file export-file export-profile-orcid extra-sugar eye eye-care eye-not-visible eye-not-visible eye-visible eye-visible eyedropper failed-outline-circle failed-outline-square failed-solid-circle failed-solid-square fast-forward fax feedback-excited feedback-excited feedback-happy feedback-happy feedback-meh feedback-meh feedback-sad feedback-sad female-face file file filter finger-point-up finger-point-up first-quarter-moon flag flip-tile flip-tile flowchart flowchart fog folder folder-in folder-out folder-solid folder-solid forbidden fork fountain-pen freezer fridge fries fully-charged gear gear gif-file glass-wash globe globe grapes grid group-of-people group-of-researchers hail hand hand hanger hard-drive heart heart heart-solid heart-solid help help-icon help-outline-circle help-solid-circle high-battery home home-institution hospital hot hot-chocolate-and-cream hot-tea hy-hart ice-coffee idea in-progress in-progress inbox info information information-outline-circle information-outline-square information-solid-circle information-solid-square insert-coffee-cups institution institution-edit institution-ranking institutions institutions-edit interactive-case-insights internet journal jpg-file jump-to-first jump-to-first jump-to-last jump-to-last key kitchen-hood-1 kitchen-hood-2 lab-skills lab-skills label laptop latte-macchiato-1 latte-macchiato-2 layers left lemon lesson lesson light-snow lightbulb lightbulb lightning lightning-rain line-charts link list lithograph loading location lock log-in log-out love low-battery male-face man map-location matrix-view measuring-cup medical-cross medium-battery menu menu merge microphone microwave milk-bottle minus mobile-phone mobipocket molecular-models money-bag moon move moving-box moving-box-down moving-box-up mp3-file multiple-layers musical-note nav-collapse nav-collapse nav-expand nav-expand navigate navigate-down navigate-left navigate-right navigate-up neuroimagery new-window new-window newspaper no-editing no-smoking non-solus non-solus not-started not-started note note notebook notifications-disabled office-building onion open-book open-folder open-hand-right open-quotes orange outbox oven page page pan pan-wash paper-shredder paperclip paprika pause pause-hollow pause-hollow pause-solid pause-solid pdf-alternative pdf-download pdf-file pencil performance performance performance-not-available performance-not-available person phone phone-disabled picture pie-chart piggy-bank pill pin pixel pizza pizza-slice pizza-slice-2 pizza-slicer plate-wash plates play play-hollow play-hollow play-solid play-solid plus png-file pointing-left-up pointing-right ppt ppt-2 ppt-2 printer printer-2 publication-set publication-sets radiology rain rainbow rainbow-2 rar-file rationale rationale record recycle-cups redo redo reduce reduce refill refresh remove-document repeat replay research-area research-area-edit research-areas research-areas-edit researcher researcher-profile-needs-action researcher-profile-updated retweet rewind right road rotate rotate rows ruler ruler ruler-rotate ruler-rotate save-file scale-down scale-up scanner schedule schedule screenshot search search-document second-quarter-moon secondary-result selection-panel-add selection-panel-remove send settings share share-2 shiney-glass shopping-cart shower-rain shuffle simulation-nursing simulation-nursing skills-checklist skills-checklist skip-back skip-forward smartphone smoking snow-crystal snow-fall snowfall-2 snowflake sorting-down sorting-down sorting-up sorting-up sound-high sound-low sound-medium sound-off speaker speaker spinner spinner standard standard star star-solid star-solid statistics stats steam stethoscope stop stop-gesture stopwatch stove strawberry study study subject-name-subcategory sugar suitcase sun sun-behind-cloud sunrise sunset syllabus syllabus sync tables tablet tag tea-bag teddy-bear teddy-bear temperature temperature-falling temperature-rising text-file third-quarter-moon thumbs-down thumbs-up timer timer toaster tornado trash txt umbrella umbrella-rain undo undo unlink unlock up up-left up-right upload upwards-line-chart usb user user users users vector ven video-camera video-camera-front video-game view-author-documents virtual-microscope warning warning washing-machine water-cooker webcam wheelchair whisk wind wind-vane woman wrench write-check writing x-axis xls y-axis zip-file zoom-in zoom-out
lms folder add youtube facebook instagram google-plus link linkedin twitter
cover image - Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination,9th Edition
ISBN: 9780323795302
Page Count: 1144
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $72.99

Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 9th Edition

by Linda Anne Silvestri, PhD, RN, FAAN and Angela Elizabeth Silvestri, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE

Paperback

cover image - Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination,9th Edition
ISBN: 9780323795302
Page Count: 1144
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $72.99
Was $72.99

Now $69.34

Free Shipping!
Important note
Please note
This item has low stock levels and may be back-ordered. We'll let you know if it is back-ordered, and you will not be charged until the item ships.

Prepare for success on the NCLEX-RN® exam with this complete review! Often called the best NCLEX® exam review book ever, Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination reviews all nursing content areas related to the current test plan. This new edition includes 5,700 NCLEX exam-style questions in the book and online, including alternate items formats and Next Generation NCLEX questions. Don't make the mistake of assuming the quality of the questions is the same in all NCLEX exam review books; only this book includes the kinds of questions that consistently test the clinical judgment skills necessary to pass today's NCLEX exam. Even better, all answers include detailed rationales to help you learn from your answer choices as well as test-taking strategies with tips on how to best approach each question. Written by the most trusted names in NCLEX review, Linda Anne Silvestri and Angela Elizabeth Silvestri, this is THE book of choice for NCLEX preparation. But don’t just take our word for it — read any customer review or ask your classmates to see why there's nothing else like it!

    • More than 5,700 practice questions in the text and on the Evolve website offer ample testing practice.
    • UNIQUE! Detailed test-taking strategy is included for each question, offering clues for analyzing and uncovering the correct answer option, with rationales provided for both correct and incorrect answers.
    • UNIQUE! Pyramid Points icons indicate important information, identifying content that is likely to appear on the NCLEX-RN® examination.
    • UNIQUE! Pyramid Alerts appear in red text and highlight important nursing concepts, and identify content that typically appears on the NCLEX-RN examination.
    • UNIQUE! Priority Concepts — two in each chapter — discuss important content and nursing interventions, and reflect the latest edition of Giddens’ Concepts for Nursing Practice text.
    • UNIQUE! Priority Nursing Action boxes provide information about the steps you will take in clinical situations requiring clinical judgment and prioritization.
    • UNIQUE! Audio review summaries on Evolve cover pharmacology, acid-base balance, and fluids and electrolytes.
    • New graduate’s perspective is offered on how to prepare for the NCLEX-RN, in addition to nonacademic preparation, the CAT format, and test-taking strategies.
    • Mnemonics are included to help you remember important information.
    • Alternate item format questions cover multiple response, prioritizing [ordered response], fill-in-the-blank, figure/illustration [hot spot], chart/exhibit, video, and audio questions.
    • 75-question comprehensive exam in the book covers all content areas in the book in the same percentages that they are covered on the actual NCLEX-RN test plan.
    • Practice questions on Evolve are organized by content area, cognitive level, client needs area, integrated process, health problem, clinical judgment, and priority concepts, allowing completely customizable exams or study sessions.
    • NEW! Next Generation NCLEX® (NGN) examination-style questions prepare you for the biggest change to the NCLEX-RN® test plan to date.
    • NEW! Thoroughly updated content incorporates clinical updates and reflects the latest NCLEX-RN test plan.
    • NEW! Clinical Judgment boxes identify clinical judgment situations, each addressing one of the six cognitive skills of the NCSBN Clinical Judgment Measurement Model.
    • NEW! Additional questions cover health problem areas and complex care.
    • NEW! Urinary and Bowel Elimination and Hygiene, Mobility, and Skin Integrity chapters are added to this edition.
  • Unit I
    NCLEX-RN ® Exam Preparation
    1 Clinical Judgment and the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN)-RN ® Examination
    2 Self-Efficacy and Pathways to Success
    3 The NCLEX-RN ® Examination from a Graduate’s Perspective
    4 Clinical Judgment and Test-Taking Strategies
    Unit II
    Professional Standards in Nursing

    5 Population Health Nursing
    6 Ethical and Legal Issues
    7 Prioritizing Client Care: Leadership, Delegation, and Emergency Response Planning
    Unit III
    Foundations of Care

    8 Fluids and Electrolytes
    9 Acid-Base Balance
    10 Vital Signs and Laboratory Reference Intervals
    11 Nutrition
    12 Health and Physical Assessment of the Adult Client
    13 Safety and Infection Control
    14 Medication Administration and Intravenous Therapies
    15 Perioperative Nursing Care
    16 Hygiene, Mobility, and Skin Integrity
    17 Urinary and Bowel Elimination
    Unit IV
    Growth and Development Across the Life Span

    18 Theories of Growth and Development
    19 Growth, Development, and Stages of Life
    20 Care of the Older Client
    Unit V
    Maternity Nursing
    21 Reproductive System
    22 Prenatal Period
    23 Risk Conditions Related to Pregnancy
    24 Labor and Birth
    25 Problems with Labor and Birth
    26 Postpartum Period
    27 Postpartum Complications
    28 Care of the Newborn
    29 Maternity and Newborn Medications
    Unit VI
    Pediatric Nursing

    30 Integumentary Problems
    31 Hematological Problems
    32 Oncological Problems
    33 Metabolic and Endocrine Problems
    34 Gastrointestinal Problems
    35 Eye, Ear, and Throat Problems
    36 Respiratory Problems
    37 Cardiovascular Problems
    38 Renal and Genitourinary Problems
    39 Neurological and Cognitive Problems
    40 Musculoskeletal Problems
    41 Immune Problems and Infectious Diseases
    42 Pediatric Medication Administration and Calculations
    Unit VII
    Integumentary Problems of the Adult Client
    43 Integumentary Problems
    44 Integumentary Medications
    Unit VIII
    Oncological and Hematological Problems of the Adult Client
    45 Oncological and Hematological Problems
    46 Oncological and Hematological Medications
    Unit IX
    Endocrine Problems of the Adult Client
    47 Endocrine Problems
    48 Endocrine Medications
    Unit X
    Gastrointestinal Problems of the Adult Client

    49 Gastrointestinal Problems
    50 Gastrointestinal Medications
    Unit XI
    Respiratory Problems of the Adult Client

    51 Respiratory Problems
    52 Respiratory Medications
    Unit XII
    Cardiovascular Problems of the Adult Client

    53 Cardiovascular Problems
    54 Cardiovascular Medications
    Unit XIII
    Renal and Urinary Problems of the Adult Client

    55 Renal and Urinary Problems
    56 Renal and Urinary Medications
    Unit XIV
    Eye and Ear Problems of the Adult Client

    57 Eye and Ear Problems
    58 Eye and Ear Medications
    Unit XV
    Neurological Problems of the Adult Client
    59 Neurological Problems
    60 Neurological Medications
    Unit XVI
    Musculoskeletal Problems of the Adult Client

    61 Musculoskeletal Problems
    62 Musculoskeletal Medications
    Unit XVII
    Immune Problems of the Adult Client
    63 Immune Problems
    64 Immune Medications
    Unit XVIII
    Mental Health Problems of the Adult Client

    65 Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
    66 Mental Health Problems
    67 Addictions
    68 Crisis Theory and Intervention
    69 Psychotherapeutic Medications
    Unit XIX
    Complex Care

    70 Complex Care
    References
    Index
  • Linda Anne Silvestri, PhD, RN, FAAN, Nursing Instructor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Nursing, Las Vegas, Nevada; President and Owner, Nursing Reviews, Inc., Henderson, Nevada; Director and Owner, Professional Nursing Seminars, Inc., Henderson, Nevada; Elsevier, Author of NCLEX Review Resources, Next Generation NCLEX® (NGN) Subject Matter Expert and Consultant and Angela Elizabeth Silvestri, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE, Associate Professor & BSN Program Director, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Nursing, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Was $72.99

Now $69.34

Free Shipping!
Important note
Please note
This item has low stock levels and may be back-ordered. We'll let you know if it is back-ordered, and you will not be charged until the item ships.