Fundamentals success : NCLEX-style Q & A review / Patricia M. Nugent, RN, MA, MD, EdD, Professor Emeritus, Adjunct Professor, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, Private Practice--President of Nugent Books, Inc., Barbara A. Vitale, RN, MA, Professor Emeritus, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, Private Practice--Professional Resources for Nursing
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Fifth edition.
Description
xvii, 589 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Fundamentals of Critical Thinking Related to Test Taking
INTRODUCTION
Definition of Critical Thinking
MAXIMIZE YOUR CRITICAL-THINKING ABILITIES
Be Positive: You Can Do It! -- Be Reflective: You Need to Take One Step Backward Before Taking Two Steps Forward! -- Be Inquisitive: If You Don't Go There, You'll Never Get Anywhere! -- Be Creative: You Must Think Outside the Box!
CRITICAL THINKING APPLIED TO TEST TAKING
Educational Domains -- Components of a Multiple-Choice Question -- Cognitive Levels of Nursing Questions
CRITICAL-THINKING STRATEGY TO ANSWER NURSING QUESTIONS: THE RACE MODEL
Knowledge-Level Questons: Remember Information! -- Comprehension-Level Questions: Understand Information! -- Application-Level Questions: Use Information! -- Analysis-Level Questions: Scrutinize Information!
SUMMARY
2. Nursing Within the Context of Contemporary Health Care
THEORY-BASED NURSING CARE
KEYWORDS
THEORY-BASED NURSING CARE: QUESTIONS
THEORY-BASED NURSING CARE: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES
KEYWORDS
LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES: QUESTIONS
LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT
KEYWORDS
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT: QUESTIONS
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
HEALTH-CARE DELIVERY
KEYWORDS
HEALTH-CARE DELIVERY: QUESTIONS
HEALTH-CARE DELIVERY: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
COMMUNITY-BASED NURSING
KEYWORDS
COMMUNITY-BASED NURSING: QUESTIONS
COMMUNITY-BASED NURSING: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
Psychosociocultural Nursing Care
NURSING CARE ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN
KEYWORDS
NURSING CARE ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN: QUESTIONS
NURSING CARE ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN: ANSWER AND RATIONALES
COMMUNICATION
KEYWORDS
COMMUNICATION: QUESTIONS
COMMUNICATION: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT
KEYWORDS
PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT: QUESTIONS
PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
TEACHING AND LEARNING
KEYWORDS
TEACHING AND LEARNING: QUESTIONS
TEACHING AND LEARNING: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
DIVERSITY AND SPIRITUALITY
KEYWORDS
DIVERSITY AND SPIRITUALITY: QUESTIONS
DIVERSITY AND SPIRITUALITY: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
4. Essential Components of Nursing Care
NURSING PROCESS
KEYWORDS
NURSING PROCESS: QUESTIONS
NURSING PROCESS: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT
KEYWORDS
PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT: QUESTIONS
PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT: ANSWER AND RATIONALES
INFECTION CONTROL
KEYWORDS
INFECTION CONTROL: QUESTIONS
INFECTION CONTROL: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
SAFETY
KEYWORDS
SAFETY: ANSWERS
SAFETY: QUESTIONS AND RATIONALES
MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION
KEYWORDS
MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION: QUESTIONS
MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
PHARMACOLOGY
KEYWORDS
PHARMACOLOGY: QUESTIONS
PHARMACOLOGY: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
5. Basic Human Needs and Related Nursing Care
HYGIENE
KEYWORDS
HYGIENE: QUESTIONS
HYGIENE: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
MOBILITY
KEYWORDS
MOBILITY: QUESTIONS
MOBILITY: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
NUTRITION
KEYWORDS
NUTRITION: QUESTIONS
NUTRITION: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
OXYGENATION
OXYGENATION: KEYWORDS
OXYGENATION: QUESTIONS
OXYGENATION: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
URINARY ELIMINATION
KEYWORDS
URINARY ELIMINATION: QUESTIONS
URINARY ELIMINATION: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
FLUIDS AND ELECTROLYTES
KEYWORDS
FLUIDS AND ELECTROLYTES: QUESTIONS
FLUIDS AND ELECTROLYTES: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM
KEYWORDS
GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM: QUESTIONS
GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
PAIN, COMFORT, REST, AND SLEEP
KEYWORDS
PAIN, COMFORT, REST, AND SLEEP: QUESTIONS
PAIN, COMFORT, REST, AND SLEEP: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
PERIOPERATIVE NURSING
KEYWORDS
PERIOPERATIVE NURSING: QUESTIONS
PERIOPERATIVE NURSING: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
6. Alternate Item Formats
ALTERNATE ITEM FORMATS: QUESTIONS
Multiple-Response Items -- Hot-Spot Items -- Fill-in-the-Blank Calculation Items -- Graphic Items (Items Using a Graphic, Chart, Table, or Illustration) -- Drag and Drop/Ordered Response Items -- Exhibit Items
ALTERNATE ITEM FORMATS: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
Multiple-Response Items -- Hot-Spot Items -- Fill-in-the-Blank Calculation Items -- Graphic Items (Items Using a Graphic, Chart, Table, or Illustration) -- Drag and Drop/Ordered Response Items -- Exhibit Items
7. Comprehensive Final Book Exam
COMPREHENSIVE FINAL BOOK EXAM
COMPREHENSIVE FINAL BOOK EXAM: ANSWERS AND RATIONALES
Glossary of English Words Commonly Encountered on Nursing Examinations
Summary
To increase your knowledge of fundamentals of nursing theory and be successful on nursing examinations, it is important for you to use this book - 'Fundamentals Sucess: NCLEX Style Q & A Review, Fifth Edition'. Although this book is valuable for all nursing students regardless of their level of nursing education, it is essential for beginning nursing students. The related kowledge, attitudes, and skills that you develop early in your fundamentals nursing courses influence your present and future educational performance. A house will stand and survive only when it is built on a strong foundation. The same concept can be applied to your nursing education. The components of a strong foundation in nursing are a comprehensive understanding of the fundamentals of nursing theory, well-developed critical-thinking abilities, and an inventory of strategies for successful test-taking.
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Vitale, Barbara Ann, 1944- author.
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