Progressive Care Nursing Certification: Preparation, Review, and Practice Exams (Google eBook)

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McGraw Hill Professional, Jun 7, 2011 - Medical - 623 pages
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The best review available for Progressive Care certification!

CD-ROM with 2 comprehensive practice exams

Progressive Care Nursing Certification is a complete step-by-step guide that thoroughly covers everything you need to know to pass the examination administered by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN).

Presented in short, easy-to-read chapters, the book includes subject-specific practice exams, allowing you to target your study and quickly identify weak areas. In addition, the handy “Editor’s Note” highlights what’s important and gives you an idea of the number of questions you should expect on a given topic.

Everything you need to pass the Progressive Care certification exam:

  • A companion CD-ROM containing two complete practice exams
  • A practice exam at the end of each part of the book (10 in all)
  • More than 500 Q&A in the book and on the CD-ROM

Content that includes every topic you will see on the exam:
Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, Endocrine, Immunology and Hematology, Gastroenterology, Renal, Multi-organ Problems, Synergy, Behavior

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User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

I took my PCCN exam yesterday and I passed, thankfully! It was a very hard test, most definitely the hardest test I have ever taken. I studied with this book and the accompanying CD for over two ... Read full review

Good PCCN book.

User Review  - tamhines -

Good book. Just need time to review. Good source of review for both CCRN and PCCn. Read full review


Part I Cardiovascular
Part II Pulmonary
Part III Endocrine

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About the author (2011)

Thomas S. Ahrens, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN
Research Scientist
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO
Donna Prentice, MSN(R), RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO
Ruth M. Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM
Director, Center for Clinical Research and Scholarship
Rush University Medical Center
Professor, Rush University College of Nursing
Nurse Practitioner, Mercy Hospital & Medical Center
Chicago, IL

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