Saunders 2014-2015 Strategies for Test Success - E-Book: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam, Edition 3

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An essential resource for any nursing student, this invaluable guide gives you the tools you need to overcome text anxiety and develop effective study habits. Key topics include time management, critical thinking, and problem solving, with tips to help you tackle any nursing test — from a routine quiz to the NCLEX® examination. You’ll learn how to confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats, with chapters on the nursing process, prioritization methods, and safety strategies.

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  • Coverage of detailed critical thinking methods offer valuable clues to help you analyze and uncover the correct answer option for all question types, including multiple-choice, true-or-false, and alternate item-format questions
  • Chapters on specific question content, such as prioritization, pharmacology, management, and delegation, provide numerous examples to prepare you for higher cognitive level questions
  • A fun, two-color design features cartoons and bold designs to help visual learners become better overall test-takers.
  • Linda Silvestri’s hallmark Pyramid Points in the margins highlight the most important concepts you need to learn for exam success.
  • Refocused content emphasizes comprehensive test preparation to help you develop, refine, and apply the reasoning skills you need to succeed throughout nursing school and on the NCLEX® examination.
  • A new chapter on reducing test anxiety offers simple strategies you can use to control test-induced stress and gain the confidence you need to pass exams.
  • A new chapter on developing a structured study plan provides helpful tips for improving time management for more efficient exam preparation.
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Publisher
Elsevier Health Sciences
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Published on
Jun 11, 2013
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Pages
280
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ISBN
9781455737512
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Nursing / General
Medical / Nursing / Test Preparation & Review
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This content is DRM protected.
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Linda Anne Silvestri
With Saunders Q & A Review Cards for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 2nd Edition, you can study anytime and anywhere! The ideal companion to Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination, Linda Silvestri’s review cards contain 1,200 practice questions — each including test-taking strategies and detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Practice questions, organized by clinical area, appear on the front of each card with an icon indicating client need. The reverse side shows answers and rationales, along with Silvestri’s unique test-taking strategies and priority nursing action tips.1,200 practice questions include detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Alternate item format questions include multiple response, prioritizing, fill-in-the-blank, chart/exhibit, and figure/illustration to prepare you for the prioritizing, decision-making, and critical thinking skills needed to pass the NCLEX-RN. UNIQUE! Test-taking strategies for each question provide direction and hints to the correct answer. UNIQUE! Highlighted keywords or phrases in each answer identify a recommended review topic related to the question.Numerous pharmacology questions reflect the heavy emphasis on pharmacology on the NCLEX-RN. NEW! Organization of questions by clinical area lets you focus on weak areas and also use the cards as study aids in your course exams.UPDATED content reflects the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan. Increased coverage of pharmacology, prioritization, delegation, and triage/disaster management reflects the increased emphasis on these topics on the NCLEX-RN.NEW! Attractive, full-color design makes it quick and easy to locate questions in the various content areas.
Complete Test Preparation Team
Complete HESI A2 study guide, with practice questions, prepared by a dedicated team of exam experts, with everything you need to pass the HESI A2!


Pass the HESI A2! will help you:

- Learn faster Practice with 2 complete practice question sets (over 700 questions)

- Identify your strengths and weaknesses quickly

- Concentrate your study time

- Increase your score with multiple choice strategies from exam experts

- Learn what you MUST do in the exam room

- Make a HESI A2 study plan and study schedule

Includes all 5 modules (some are optional depending on your school)

- Reading Comprehension
- Math
- Basic Science
- Anatomy and Physiology
- English Grammar

Extensive (hundreds of pages) review and tutorials on all topics

Please note that HESI is a registered trademark of the Health Education Systems Inc., which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

Practice Really Does Make Perfect!

The more questions you see, the more likely you are to pass the test. And between our study guide and practice tests, you’ll have over 400 practice questions that cover every category. You can fine-tune your knowledge in areas where you feel comfortable and be more efficient in improving your problem areas.

Our practice test questions have been developed by our dedicated team of experts. All the material in the study guide, including every practice question, are designed to engage your critical thinking skills needed to pass the test!

 

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Linda Anne Silvestri
Practice makes perfect with Saunders Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 7th Edition. This popular review offers more than 6,000 test questions, giving you all the Q&A practice you need to pass the NCLEX-RN® examination! Each question enhances review by including a test-taking strategy, rationales for correct and incorrect answers, and page references to major nursing textbooks. Questions are organized to match the Client Needs and Integrated Processes found in the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan. Q&A practice is also provided on an Evolve companion website, with many study and testing options. From the most trusted name in NCLEX review, Linda Anne Silvestri, this resource is part of the popular Saunders Pyramid to Success.A detailed test-taking strategy is included for each question, providing clues for analyzing and selecting the correct answer.Chapters organized by Client Needs simplify review and reflect the question mix in the NCLEX-RN test plan blueprint.Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answer options.All alternate item question types are represented, including multiple response, prioritizing/ordered response, fill-in-the-blank, illustration/hot spot, chart/exhibit questions, graphic option, and questions incorporating audio and video.An 85-question comprehensive exam represents the content and percentages of question types identified in the NCLEX-RN test plan.A Priority Nursing Tip is included with each question, highlighting need-to-know patient care information.Introductory chapters feature preparation guidance for the NCLEX-RN including chapters on academic and nonacademic preparation, advice from a recent nursing graduate, and transitional issues for the foreign-educated nurse.NEW! Reflects the latest NCLEX-RN® test plan to familiarize you with newly added content they may encounter on the exam.NEW! Additions to the Evolve companion website include a 75-question post-test, case studies with follow-up questions, and links to animations for selected rationales, offering unique remediation opportunities.NEW! Trade drug names replaced with generic drug names reflecting latest test plan changes. NEW! Health Problem label included to help you study selected health topics. This will also allow you to focus your study when reviewing questions on Evolve.
HESI
Passing your admission assessment exam is the first step on the journey to becoming a successful health professional — make sure you’re prepared with Admission Assessment Exam Review, 3rd Edition from the testing experts at HESI! It offers complete content review and nearly 400 practice questions on the topics typically found on admission exams, including math, reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar, biology, chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and physics. Plus, it helps you identify areas of weakness so you can focus your study time.Sample problems and step-by-step examples with explanations in the math and physics sections show you how to work through each problem so you understand the steps it takes to complete the equation.

Practice tests

with answer keys for each topic — located in the appendices for quick access — help you assess your understanding of each topic and familiarize you with the types of questions you’re likely to encounter on the actual exam.

HESI Hints

boxes offer valuable test-taking tips, as well as rationales, suggestions, examples, and reminders for specific topics. End-of-chapter review questions help you gauge your understanding of chapter content.A full-color layout and more illustrations in the life science chapters visually reinforce key concepts for better understanding.Expanded and updated content in each chapter ensures you’re studying the most current content. Basic algebra review in the math section offers additional review and practice. Color-coded chapters help you quickly find specific topic sections.Helpful organizational features in each chapter include an introduction, key terms, chapter outline, and a bulleted chapter summary to help you focus your study.A glossary at the end of the text offers quick access to key terms and their definitions.
Linda Anne Silvestri
With Saunders Q & A Review Cards for the NCLEX-RN® Exam, 3rd Edition, you can study in a flash – anytime and anywhere! From Linda Silvestri and Angela Silvestri, the foremost experts in NCLEX prep, comes an updated collection of portable review cards with practice questions that reflect the latest NCLEX-RN test plan. The ideal companion to Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination, these review cards contain 1,200 practice questions — each including test-taking strategies and detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Practice questions, organized by clinical area, appear on the front of each card with an icon indicating client need. The reverse side shows answers and rationales, along with Silvestri’s unique test-taking strategies and priority nursing action tips. New to this edition are questions that address current healthcare standards and concerns, and additional alternate item format questions.1,200 practice questions include detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers.Alternate item format questions include multiple response, prioritizing, fill-in-the-blank, chart/exhibit, and figure/illustration to prepare you for the prioritizing, decision-making, and critical thinking skills needed to pass the NCLEX-RN. UNIQUE! Test-taking strategies for each question provide direction and hints to the correct answer. UNIQUE! Organization of questions by clinical area lets you focus on areas of weakness and use the cards as study aids in course exams.Separate pharmacology section prepares you for the increased emphasis on pharmacology on the NCLEX-RN.UNIQUE! Highlighted keywords or phrases in each answer identify a recommended review topic related to the question.Color tabs make it quick and easy to locate questions in the various content areas.NEW! UPDATED content reflects the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan.NEW! An increase in the number of alternate item format questions reflects the growing number of these types of question seen on the NCLEX-RN exam.
Linda Anne Silvestri
 NCLEX examinations are designed to test the knowledge, skills and abilities essential to the safe and effective practice of nursing at the entry-level. Study guide based only on National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN)  Core Curriculum:
Safe Effective Care Environment, Management of Care, Safety and Infection Control, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Psychosocial Integrity, Physiological Integrity, Basic Care and Comfort, Pharmacological and Parenteral Therapies, Reduction of Risk Potential, Physiological Adaptation.
Questions are Situational, Complex and wordy. NO True/False Questions. Based only on the official nclex-rn Core Curriculum

You have the Edge! You now have an "insiders view" of the Exam in every detail, in the exact Environment and patterns as test day! Gain Confidence and reduce study time.

500 Total Questions. Unique, no 2 questions are the same. Recently updated, Various Difficulty Levels (Medium to super-hard) Questions. The largest unique database of questions in one program.
Explanations: The rationale of the correct answer is explained to help you understand why the answer is correct.
Accelerate your learning curve! You can pass the exam with minimal study time and effort. Days or Weeks instead of Months! You are strategically laser targeting your study efforts by studying exactly the way it will be on the exam. 

 

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Linda Anne Silvestri
Practice makes perfect with Saunders Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 7th Edition. This popular review offers more than 6,000 test questions, giving you all the Q&A practice you need to pass the NCLEX-RN® examination! Each question enhances review by including a test-taking strategy, rationales for correct and incorrect answers, and page references to major nursing textbooks. Questions are organized to match the Client Needs and Integrated Processes found in the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan. Q&A practice is also provided on an Evolve companion website, with many study and testing options. From the most trusted name in NCLEX review, Linda Anne Silvestri, this resource is part of the popular Saunders Pyramid to Success.A detailed test-taking strategy is included for each question, providing clues for analyzing and selecting the correct answer.Chapters organized by Client Needs simplify review and reflect the question mix in the NCLEX-RN test plan blueprint.Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answer options.All alternate item question types are represented, including multiple response, prioritizing/ordered response, fill-in-the-blank, illustration/hot spot, chart/exhibit questions, graphic option, and questions incorporating audio and video.An 85-question comprehensive exam represents the content and percentages of question types identified in the NCLEX-RN test plan.A Priority Nursing Tip is included with each question, highlighting need-to-know patient care information.Introductory chapters feature preparation guidance for the NCLEX-RN including chapters on academic and nonacademic preparation, advice from a recent nursing graduate, and transitional issues for the foreign-educated nurse.NEW! Reflects the latest NCLEX-RN® test plan to familiarize you with newly added content they may encounter on the exam.NEW! Additions to the Evolve companion website include a 75-question post-test, case studies with follow-up questions, and links to animations for selected rationales, offering unique remediation opportunities.NEW! Trade drug names replaced with generic drug names reflecting latest test plan changes. NEW! Health Problem label included to help you study selected health topics. This will also allow you to focus your study when reviewing questions on Evolve.
Linda Anne Silvestri
With Saunders Q & A Review Cards for the NCLEX-RN® Exam, 3rd Edition, you can study in a flash – anytime and anywhere! From Linda Silvestri and Angela Silvestri, the foremost experts in NCLEX prep, comes an updated collection of portable review cards with practice questions that reflect the latest NCLEX-RN test plan. The ideal companion to Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination, these review cards contain 1,200 practice questions — each including test-taking strategies and detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Practice questions, organized by clinical area, appear on the front of each card with an icon indicating client need. The reverse side shows answers and rationales, along with Silvestri’s unique test-taking strategies and priority nursing action tips. New to this edition are questions that address current healthcare standards and concerns, and additional alternate item format questions.1,200 practice questions include detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers.Alternate item format questions include multiple response, prioritizing, fill-in-the-blank, chart/exhibit, and figure/illustration to prepare you for the prioritizing, decision-making, and critical thinking skills needed to pass the NCLEX-RN. UNIQUE! Test-taking strategies for each question provide direction and hints to the correct answer. UNIQUE! Organization of questions by clinical area lets you focus on areas of weakness and use the cards as study aids in course exams.Separate pharmacology section prepares you for the increased emphasis on pharmacology on the NCLEX-RN.UNIQUE! Highlighted keywords or phrases in each answer identify a recommended review topic related to the question.Color tabs make it quick and easy to locate questions in the various content areas.NEW! UPDATED content reflects the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan.NEW! An increase in the number of alternate item format questions reflects the growing number of these types of question seen on the NCLEX-RN exam.
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