The only book that specifically teaches beginning students to prepare for and successfully take all types of nursing examinations and successfully answer multiple-choice questions
Separate chapters on building critical thinking skills, computer applications in nursing, and testing formats other than multiple-choice questions
Emphasizes application of knowledge, rather than simply fact recall...show more
Integrates study and test-taking strategies with basic nursing theory and skills
Three new categories added: pharmacology, community-based nursing, and meeting the patient's microbiological safety needs; these categories added to reflect the changing emphasis in credentialing and licensing exams
Contains 721 multiple-choice questions with rationales to practice and enhance test-taking techniques
Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answers to reinforce the theories and principles of the fundamentals of nursing practice
Three simulated tests for a total of 90 questions and of equal difficulty are included to provide a base of knowledge, mimic testing situations, and demonstrate progress in learning
Edition/Copyright:3RD 00 Cover: Paperback Publisher:F. A. Davis Co. Published: 02/01/2000 International: No
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Nugent, Patricia M. : Nassau Community College
Patricia M. Nugent, RN, MS, EdM, EdD, Chairman
Vitale, Barbara A. : Nassau Community College
Barbara A. Vitale, RN, MA, Instructor
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1. Empowerment 2. Critical Thinking 3. Study Techniques 4. The Multiple-Choice Question 5. The Nursing Process 6. Test-Taking Techniques 7. Testing Formats Other Than Multiple-Choice Questions 8. Computer Applications in Education and Evaluation 9. Fundamentals of Nursing Practice Tests 10. Practice Questions with Answers and Rationales
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