NCLEX takers to take additional measures to pass

After the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. (NCSBN) voted, to raise the passing standard for the NCLEX-RN Examination (the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses) and the passing standard raised to -0.16 logits on the NCLEX-RN logistic scale,

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What You Need to Know About NCLEX

40 Facts about NCLEX that you should know. Purpose 1. To determine if you are a safe and effective nurse. 2. To safeguard the public. 3. To test for minimum competency. Test Content 4. Based on the knowledge and activities of an

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What to do during the NCLEX

Your hands are cold. Trembling, even. You can’t help but pace. You are nervous. You are anxious. But you are also feeling a bit excited. This is the day. This is it. After months of preparing, after years of looking forward to

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Basic Cheat Sheet for NCLEX

Via is getting nervous. A few more days and she’ll be taking the test that would determine whether or not she’s fit to become a Registered Nurse. However, there’s a problem. She still can’t memorize some nursing concepts, such as the normal

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NCLEX SATA Questions

1. A client who is 29 weeks pregnant comes to the labor and delivery unit. She states that she’s having contractions every 8 minutes. The client is also 3 cm dilated. Which medications can the nurse expect to administer? Select all that

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What happens after taking the NCLEX-CAT? What do you need to do if you FAIL?

Once you complete your test, you will be asked to take a short, computer-delivered survey. These questions are designed to help evaluate the testing experience, and your answers do not affect your grade in any way. After you take the survey, raise

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(Answer and Rationale) Personality Disorders NCLEX Review

View Questions 1. ANSWER A. Ineffective coping is the impairment of a person’s adaptive behaviors and problem-solving abilities in meeting life’s demands; ritualistic behavior fits under this category as a defining characteristic. 2. ANSWER A. This drug blocks the uptake of serotonin.

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Personality Disorders NCLEX Review

1. The nursing diagnosis that would be most appropriate for a 22-year old client who uses ritualistic behavior would be: a. Ineffective coping b. Impaired adjustment c. personal identity disturbance d. Sensory/perceptual alterations 2. A psychiatrist prescribes an anti-obsessional agent for a

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NCLEX Practice Exam: Pediatric Nursing

Which of the following would be inappropriate when administering chemotherapy to a child? a.Monitoring the child for both general and specific adverse effects b.Observing the child for 10 minutes to note for signs of anaphylaxis c.Administering medication through a free-flowing intravenous line d.Assessing for signs of

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How to Prepare for NCLEX Examination?

NCLEX Preparation Tips: - Always keep a set of flashcards (whether bought or self-made) on hand in order to make use of traveling/commuting time. - Set up a feasible study schedule early and plan to stick to it. There is nothing worse than wasting

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47 Helpful Tips on How to answer (Select-All-That-Apply) SATA NCLEX Questions

1. CERVICAL CA Risk Factors: • African- American/ Native women • Behavior (Sexual promiscuity) • Chronic instrumentation of cervix • Disease –STD • Early age of Sex • High Parity • Poor Hygiene • Low economic status • Multiple sexual partners • Partner with Prostate CA Sx: • Post-coital bleeding • Painful sex • Menstrual irregularities 2. OVARIAN

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