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Author Silvestri, Linda Anne, author.
Title Saunders 2016-2017 strategies for test success : passing nursing school and the NCLEX exam / Linda Anne Silvestri, Angela Silvestri.
Imprint St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier Saunders, [2016]
Edition 4th edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RT55 .S4875 2016    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
Author Silvestri, Linda Anne, author.
Subject Nursing -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Nursing Care -- methods.
Nursing Process.
Test Taking Skills -- methods.
Genre/Form Examination Questions.
Examinations.
Alt Name Silvestri, Angela E., author.
Add Title 2016-2017 strategies for test success
Strategies for test success
Description xxiii, 254 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Edition 4th edition.
Note Preceded by: Saunders 2014-2015 strategies for test success / Linda Anne Silvestri, Angela Silvestri. 3rd ed. c2014.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preparing for nursing examinations -- Developing study skills -- Reducing test anxiety -- NCLEX preparation -- Alternate item formats -- How to avoid "reading into the question" -- Positive and negative event queries -- Questions requiring prioritization -- Leading and managing, delegating, and assignment-making questions -- Communication questions -- Pharmacology, medication, and intravenous calculation questions -- Additional pyramid strategies -- Fundamental skills questions -- Adult health questions -- Mental health questions -- Maternity questions -- Child health questions -- Pharmacology questions -- Delegating/prioritizing questions -- Leadership/management questions.
Summary Take the anxiety out of taking any nursing test with Saunders 2016-2017 Strategies for Test Success: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam, 4th Edition. Written by the most trusted expert in NCLEX prep, Linda Silvestri, and updated to reflect the most current NCLEX test plans, this invaluable guide covers key topics like time management, critical thinking, and problem solving, with tips to help you overcome test anxiety and develop effective study habits. Learn how to confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats, with chapters on preparing for nursing exams, prioritization methods, and pharmacology questions, and practice your skills and gain realistic test-taking experience with the book and Evolve site 1,200 practice questions.--Description from amazon.com.
ISBN 9780323296618 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0323296610 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 907195176