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Adult Nurse Practitioner Intensive Review - Fast Facts & by Maria T. Codina Leik MSN APRN BC FNP-C

By Maria T. Codina Leik MSN APRN BC FNP-C

All you wish for Certification examination good fortune! "This is a good written, complete evaluate geared toward getting ready readers for effectively finishing a board certification examination. ...This is a superb accomplished evaluation in a concise learn consultant format." (5 Stars)--Doody's e-book evaluate provider This mega-review, the second one of Maria Codina Leik's "trilogy" of NP Certification publications (Family was once released in July and Pediatric is due in 2008) covers try taking counsel utilizing Leik's specified "question dissection" method, correct content material evaluation, vast perform questions, and distinctive, present examination info in a "fast proof" variety, saving the coed beneficial research time whereas supplying complete education. go your grownup Nurse Practitioner ANCC or AANP examination, arrange for exams in class, or enhance within the final semester of your application with: photographs and actual examination maneuvers that advertise visualization and make clear thoughts Organ procedure experiences divided into 4 components; descriptions of emergent stipulations, high-yield common actual examination findings, maneuvers, and appropriate benign editions Tables on orthopedic maneuvers, immunizations, STDs, lab assessments, skins rashes, and extra that can assist you set up and keep in mind tactics Differentiation among relations and grownup perform with inclusion of geriatric systems and requirements scholars say: "I took this category in 2003 and that i did go my grownup NP ANCC examination quickly after. Ms. Leik's classification gave functional details, crucial suggestions for learning, and center issues on which to concentration. i'd suggest this category to others as a vital part in making sure luck in passing the certification exam." - Cynthia Milich, CNP Why the Leik method? Maria T. Codina Leik has been a number one supplier of examination training schooling and counseling for nearly two decades. Her corporation, nationwide ARNP providers, Inc., has helped millions of nurses go their certification assessments national Please notice: an identical quantity to Maria Leik's sequence, Gerontological Nurse Certificaiton overview is due in June from Meredith Wallace and Sheila Grossman.

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Are associated with about a 10% risk of new onset of a drug-induced dry cough. Angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) are associated with a lower risk of cough (ie: losartan, valsartan). 3) Category B antibiotics for pregnant women: penicillins, macrolides (except Biaxin, a category C macrolide), cephalosporins, and sulfas (avoid in the 3rd trimester). 4) For pain in pregnant women, acetaminophen (Tylenol) is the preferred treatment. Avoid NSAIDs in these patients (blocks prostaglandins). 24 16:49 P1: SBT SVNF030C02 SVNF030/Leik September 20, 2007 Question Dissection and Analysis 5) Avoid Category D drugs in patients suspected of being pregnant: quinolones, tetracyclines, ARBs, ACE inhibitors, etc.

The sex partner also needs treatment. COMORBID CONDITIONS I. Discussion Test-takers will find that some of the questions in the exam involve several disease processes presented in one problem. These type of questions are usually written in case scenario format and involve from two or more pre-existing medical conditions (comorbidity) in addition to the primary disease process being presented. These type of questions contain many pieces of information that need to be analyzed along with distractors.

You may be asked to pick the foods that have high levels of certain minerals such as sodium, calcium, or magnesium. Other questions about food address food and drug interactions or the types of foods that are contraindicated (or indicated) for a particular disease process. , hypertension, hyperlipidemia) because of their favorable effect. In contrast, certain foods are contraindicated for some conditions because of adverse or dangerous effects. II. Example Which of the following foods are known to have high potassium content: a) b) c) d) Yogurt, banana, red meat Aged cheese, red wine, chocolate Most fruits and vegetables Low-fat ice cream, orange juice, banana III.

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