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Adult CCRN® Q & A 2nd Edition

Author: Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN

Reinforce your CCRN Exam test preparation with 200 multiple choice questions based on the actual exam and complete rationale for each answer. Practice taking an exam and apply test-taking strategies to quickly determine which areas require further study. The answers, rationale and testable nursing actions, organized by system, follow the current 2015 CCRN Exam Blueprint.

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Cardiovascular Nursing Practice Textbook

Author: Multiple Authors

The most current, up-to-date, user friendly cardiovascular book available! This book is for clinical nurses and advanced practice nurses who work with patients who have cardiovascular diseasesin all types of practice settings: critical care, telemetry/stepdown units, emergency departments, chest pain centers, cardiac/interventional catheterization laboratories, physician offices, clinics, cardiac rehabilitation, and home health care. An excellent tool for certification preparation and the best reference manual for cardiovascular topics in any clinical setting as well as for nurse educators in hospitals, schools of nursing, and clinical nurse specialists who are responsible for teaching, mentoring, and supporting clinical nursing staff.

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CCRN® Exam Review (Adult)

Speaker: Mary Ann "Cammy" House-Fancher, MSN, ACNP, CCRN-CMC-CSC, PCCN

This lecture series is designed to provide the critical care healthcare provider with a review of AACN's core curriculum. Provided in a lecture format, the instructor will review anatomy and physiology, physical assessment (including hemodynamics and utilization of invasive assessment tools), and pathophysiology in a systems approach. Topics discussed include Cardiac, Pulmonary, Neurological, Renal, Endocrine, Hematological, Gastrointestinal, Psychological and Legal Aspects of Care. This review is not an introduction to the environment of the Intensive Care Unit, but a comprehensive update for the professional already in practice at the critical care bedside preparing for the CCRN Examination

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CEN® Exam Review

Speaker: Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN

This course is a review of emergency nursing designed to assist the participant in successfully obtaining CEN certification. The course offers lectures, graphics, videos and practice questions in many of the areas that are tested on the CEN Exam. This review will provide not only a knowledge base for successfully completing the exam, but also a foundation for further study as the participant works toward emergency nursing certification.

 

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CEN® Q & A 2nd Edition

Author: Pat Clutter, MEd, RN, CEN, FAEN & Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN

Reinforce your CEN Exam test preparation with 200 multiple choice questions based on the actual exam and complete rationale for each answer. Practice taking an exam and apply test-taking strategies to quickly determine which areas require further study. The answers and rationale, organized by system, follow BCEN’s current 2016 CEN Exam Blueprint.

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CMC®/CSC® Exam Review

Speaker: Mary Ann "Cammy" House-Fancher, MSN, ACNP, CCRN–CMC-CSC, PCCN

This course is designed to prepare the cardiac medical and cardiac surgical nurse to take the AACN certification exam for Cardiac Medicine and/or Surgery Exam. The course focuses on adult cardiac abnormalities with a concentration on nursing assessment and medical/surgical interventions. Coronary artery disease, acute coronary syndrome, heart failure and endocarditis will be the major topics of discussion, with related medical and surgical interventions. The review will also include a brief re

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CNOR® Exam Review

Speaker: Molly McBrayer, MSN, RN-BC, CNOR, NE-BC, CBN

This course is designed for nurses working in the perioperative setting who plan to take the CNOR Certification Exam. The course will focus on core concepts defined by AORN® while caring for all populations. The CNOR Test Blueprint published by CCI® is used to design the course content to enhance the nurse’s knowledge of key information needed to successfully pass the CNOR Certification Exam.

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CNOR® Q & A

Author: Jennifer Vieau, MSN, MHA, RN, CNOR

Reinforce your CNOR Exam test preparation with 200 multiple choice questions based on the actual exam and complete rationale for each answer. Practice taking an exam and apply test-taking strategies to quickly determine which areas require further study. The answers and rationale, organized by system, follow CNOR Exam Blueprint.

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CNRN Q & A

Speaker: Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN

Reinforce your CNRN Exam test preparation with 200 multiple-choice questions based on the actual exam and complete rationale for each answer. Practice taking an exam and apply test-taking strategies to quickly determine which areas require further study. The answers, rationale and testable nursing actions, organized by system, follow the current CNRN Exam Blueprint.

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CNRN® Exam Review

Speaker: Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN

The CNRN Exam Review course is designed to provide the neuroscience nurse with a review of the topics presented in the CNRN Examination. The course outline is based upon the blueprint of the CNRN Examination provided by ABNN. The course provides the participant with hints and easy ways to remember certain pertinent information.

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Concepts in Trauma Care

Speaker: Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN

Throughout childhood and most of adulthood, trauma remains the leading cause of death in the United States. Care of the traumatically injured patient is uniquely different from care of the

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Conquering Lab Interpretation

Speaker: Cyndi Zarbano, MSN, RN, CCRN, CMSRN, CLNC, NLCP

No matter what your area of expertise, no field in medicine spends enough time training you for lab interpretation. Join us as we conquer the interpretation of lab findings to help you gain the clues you need to provide better care to your patients. What we understand, we can then use to set up the plan of the day, to progress the patient towards good outcomes and to predict the next step in the treatment goal. Data collection and understanding are important steps in the development of critical thinking. Hone critical thinking skills through humor and detailed case studies.

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CPEN® Exam Review

Speaker: Melissa L. Weir, MS, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, CNE

The pediatric emergency nurse serves on the front lines, advocating and caring for children presenting to the pediatric emergency setting. To function effectively in this role, a nurse must be able to quickly and efficiently assess the patient and family, recognize life-threatening challenges specific to the pediatric population and use critical thinking to effect positive outcomes on the patient and families in his/her care. This course is designed to assist the nurse to meet the challenge by preparing the nurse for the Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Exam. This course serves as a comprehensive, focused review geared towards delivering challenging topics in a manner that is easy to understand and transfer to real world clinical scenarios. The program is based on the detailed content outline as printed in the current CPEN® Handbook.

 

 

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Critical Care Nuts & Bolts

Speaker: Lisa M. Soltis, MSN, APRN, PCCN, CCRN-CSC, CCNS, FCCM

The purpose of this program is to provide a basic overview of common complications encountered in the critical care environment. We will discuss clinical assessment findings, as well as various etiologies that contribute to these conditions. This course will discuss the spectrum of chest pain, causes and treatment. We will provide an in-depth 

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ECG Interpretation: Rhythms and 12-Leads

Speaker: Pam Allen, MSN/Ed., RN

Healthcare providers caring for patients who require cardiac monitoring must have an in-depth knowledge of electrocardiography in order to accurately and rapidly assess rhythm strips and 12-leads. Early identification is crucial to the early recognition of potentially life-threatening abnormalities. This course examines both ECG rhythms and 12-leads. The arrhythmia modules will discuss the fundamental knowledge necessary to accurately identify disturbances in cardiac rhythms and are recommended before viewing the 12-lead modules. The 12-lead modules present common abnormalities found in the 12-lead ECG and challenge learners with numerous examples to test their skills. This course is designed for the new nurse as well as the experienced nurse who desires to improve his or her interpretive skills.

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Electronic Fetal Monitoring Exam Review

Speaker: Jeffrey S. Fouche-Camargo, DNP, APRN, RNC-OB, WHNP-BC, C-EFM

This course will review the test content outline and associated competencies to prepare for the National Certification Corporation (NCC) subspecialty examination in electronic fetal monitoring (EFM). Content will include fetal heart monitoring (FHM) pattern recognition and interpretation using definitions of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD); review of the physiology of maternal-fetal oxygenation and other factors impacting on the neuromodulation of fetal heart rate, complications of labor and the potential effects on FHM data; review interventions and management targeted to the physiology of any patterns. Content will be applied in the context of case studies. Adjunct fetal assessment, legal aspects of FHM and equipment troubleshooting will be reviewed.

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Everything Cardiac

Speaker: Carol Jacobson, MN, RN

This program provides a clinically applicable review of cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology, cardiac assessment, cardiovascular pharmacology and interventions based on current guidelines for the most common cardiac disorders seen in clinical practice. Content includes a review of cardiac physiology that can be applied in daily practice, the physiological basis for cardiovascular drug therapy and the pathophysiology, diagnosis and guideline-based treatment strategies for heart failure, acute coronary syndromes and atrial fibrillation. Clinically useful tips on noninvasive assessment techniques and 12-Lead ECG interpretation can be applied in any clinical setting where cardiac patients receive care. Evidence-based practice standards for b

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Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Exam Review

Speaker: Jeffrey S. Fouche-Camargo, DNP, APRN, RNC-OB, WHNP-BC, C-EFM

This course will review test content outline and the associated competencies to prepare for the National Certification Corporation (NCC) certification examination in Inpatient Obstetric Nursing. Elements of the examination will be discussed, followed by a review of the content. The major components include disease processes during pregnancy, fetal evaluation, labor physiology, obstetric procedures, complications of labor and delivery, and postpartum and neonatal assessments.

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Medical-Surgical Nursing Exam Review

Speaker: Beth Grace, MSN, APRN, NP-C, RN-BC

This course is designed to provide nurses with the tools, confidence and knowledge to successfully complete the Medical-Surgical Nursing Exam. The exam content outlines and blueprints from the ANCC and MSNCB were used to develop this program. Topics covered from the exam content outlines include: review of body systems, cardiac, pulmonary, neurologic, gastrointestinal, renal, genitourinary, reproductive, endocrine, hematologic, musculoskeletal, immune and more. Pathophysiology of disease processes including signs and symptoms and treatment modalities will be presented. The nursing process and nursing practice roles in the management of patient care will be discussed through case scenarios and sample questions. All aspects of the practice domains and test-taking strategies will also be covered.

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Medical-Surgical Q & A

Author: Beth Grace, MSN, APRN, NP-C, RN-BC

Reinforce your Medical-Surgical NURSINGEXAM test preparation with 200 multiple-choice questions based on the actual exam and complete rationale for each answer. Practice taking an exam and apply test-taking strategies to quickly determine which areas require further study. The answers and rationale, organized by system, follow ANCC and MSNCB exam blueprint.

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Neurovascular Crisis: Caring for Stroke Patients

Speaker: Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN

Strokes are a life-threatening vascular complication, but rapid assessment and interventions can save lives. This course focuses on the stroke syndromes, using current guidelines in managing the care of the neurological crisis. Different types of strokes will be explored, from ischemic to hemorrhagic. The course begins with instruction on the vascular anatomy of the brain with the neurological assessment focused on localization of the stroke. Thrombotic ischemic strokes, aneurysm ruptures, subarachnoid hemorrhages, vasospasms, hypertensive bleeds and cardioembolic strokes (including management guidelines for atrial fibrillation) will be presented. Issues of stroke prevention and rehabilitation following the stroke will also be introduced. Specific interventions, such as therapeutic hypothermia and ICP monitoring, will be discussed. This course provides enough basic review to assist the new neurological nurse, but also addresses more complicated, in-depth information for the experienced nurse.

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Pain Management Nursing Exam Review

Speaker: Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN

This course is designed to provide the nurse with information regarding assessing and managing their patients' pain. The review of the pain physiology is to assist the nurse in understanding pain and the role of pain in recovery. The course also addresses some of the common pain management issues which occur in the acute care setting, such as managing the pain of a substance abuser.

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PCCN® Exam Review

Speaker: Mary Ann "Cammy" House-Fancher, MSN, ACNP, CCRN-CMC-CSC, PCCN

This course is designed for those nurses working in the Progressive Care Unit who wish to take the PCCN® Examination offered by AACN.  The Progressive Care Area is defined as any unit referred to as: Intermediate Care, Direct Observation, Step-Down, Telemetry Units or Transitional Care.  The course will focus on core concepts defined by AACN that are essential for caring for this diverse population of adult patients.

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PCCN® Q & A

Author: Mary Ann "Cammy" House-Fancher, MSN, ACNP, CCRN-CSC-CMC, PCCN

Reinforce your PCCN® Exam test preparation with 200 multiple-choice questions based on the actual exam and complete rationale for each answer. Practice taking an exam and apply test-taking strategies to quickly determine which areas require further study. The answers, rationale and testable nursing actions, organized by system, follow the current 2013 PCCN® Exam Blueprint.

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Rapid Response: Avoiding Failure to Rescue

Speaker: Michael Nanney, BSN, RN, RRT, CPAN, CCRN

This comprehensive day course will provide the bedside nurse and members of the Rapid Response Team (RRT) with the tools necessary to recognize clinical deterioration and avert failure to rescue. The course will begin with an overview of the Rapid Response System (RRS) and the subsequent development of an RRT. This is followed by an overview of the roles for the bedside caregiver and members of the RRT. Detailed scenarios will be presented that will challenge the attendee to critically think through the process of assessment, identification of the problem and then strategies for management.

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Rhythms and 12-Leads Pocket Guide

Author: Pam Allen, MSN/Ed., RN

Rapid assessment of ECG abnormalities in an easy-to-understand format at your fingertips! The novice and expert practitioner will find this pocket guide a valuable tool for a quick interpretation of commonly encountered ECG abnormalities. Become confident when reporting and recording your patient’s electrocardiographic status!

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SCRN® Exam Review

Speaker: Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN

This course is designed to prepare the nurse to successfully complete the Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN®) examination. It is designed as a review course for nurses already providing care to stroke patients. It includes management of strokes from prehospital through rehabilitation. The course is designed according to the test plan. 

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TCRN EXAM Review

Speaker: Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN

This trauma certification review course is designed and developed to prepare nurses specializing in trauma care to take the TCRN Examination. This review course provides topics featured on the examination such as neurotrauma, chest, abdominal, extremity and wound, injury prevention and professional issues in trauma nursing. It also provides hints throughout the course on test-taking skills.

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Time Sensitive Issues: Stroke, STEMI, Sepsis

Speaker: Michael Nanney, BSN, RN, RRT, CPAN, CCRN

This seminar is designed for all healthcare professionals caring for the adult hospitalized patient. The focus of the presentation is rapid assessment, triage and treatment of the three most time sensitive emergencies for the hospitalized adult. Acute myocardial infarction (STEMI), stroke and sepsis are now the “golden hour” emergencies that require rapid identification, diagnostic testing and treatment for improved survival. This program will address the process of moving the patient quickly through assessment, diagnostics and to evidence-based treatment protocols. Patient safety data, measurable patient outcome criteria and improved communication within the medical-surgical-provider staff will also be presented.

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