Gerontological Nurse Certification Review

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Springer Publishing Company, Jul 2, 2008 - Medical - 296 pages
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The Gerontological Nurse Certification Review is an invaluable reference and certification test review guide for nurses preparing for RN Gerontological certification. Students studying gerontology, teachers preparing gerontology classes, and RNs working with older adults will also find this a practical and useful resource. The text presents information about preparing for the certification exam, a comprehensive compilation of content specific to gerontology, and a test bank of questions specifically developed for the RN.

Why this is the only test review you need:

  • Developed to address all aspects of ANCC exam
  • Formatted for easy review and understanding of concepts
  • Up-to-date and evidence-based
  • 500 review questions to adequately prepare future gerontological nurses
  • One of a kind--no other gerontological review books are currently available
 

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This Gerontology Certification Review book is excellent. Great refresher information and rationales. I would definately recommend it to anyone thinking about taking their certification exam. Read full review

Contents

Chapter 1 Information for Taking the Certification Exam
1
Chapter 2 Question Dissection and Analysis
7
Chapter 3 The Aging Population
13
Chapter 4 Assessment
29
Chapter 5 Health Promotion
43
Chapter 6 Environments of Care
59
Chapter 7 Spirituality and Death and Dying
71
Chapter 8 Acute and Chronic Physical Illnesses
83
Chapter 9 Cognitive and Psychological Disorders
111
Chapter 10 Medication
125
Chapter 11 Special Issues
131
Chapter 12 Organizational and Health Policy Issues
139
Chapter 13 Scope and Standards of Geriatric Nursing Practice
169
Posttest
177
Index
271
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