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We have 1,130 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 313 PubMed indexed review articles related to the PMHNP® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
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ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination Overview
How many hours is the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination?
The ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination is 3.5 hours.
How many questions is the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination?
The ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination?
Topics include: Scientific Foundation - 20%, Advanced Practice Skills - 25%, Diagnosis and Treatment - 25%, Psychotherapy and Related Theories - 15%, and Ethical and Legal Principles - 15%
ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination MCQs (1,130)
Our question bank for the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 32 questions
- Connective Tissue - 2 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 6 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 28 questions
- Eyes - 4 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 23 questions
- Genetics - 4 questions
- Genitourinary - 7 questions
- Growth and Development - 47 questions
- Gynecologic - 9 questions
- Hematologic - 4 questions
- Infectious - 7 questions
- Integument - 17 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 24 questions
- Nervous - 259 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 20 questions
- Oncologic - 4 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1178 questions
- Pulmonary - 14 questions
- Renal - 8 questions
- Surgery - 4 questions
- Toxicology - 139 questions
- Trauma - 10 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 10 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 25 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 5 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 236 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 6 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 135 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 546 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 524 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 12 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 14 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 21 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 467 questions
- Classification - 114 questions
- Differential - 512 questions
- Epidemiology - 54 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 52 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 76 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 42 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 25 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 23 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 27 questions
- History Physical - 1164 questions
- Legal - 19 questions
- Pathophysiology - 414 questions
- Patient Education - 76 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 495 questions
- Toxicology - 131 questions
- Treatment Medical - 628 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 10 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 49 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 1 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 28 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 208 questions
- Drug Information - 217 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 86 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 22 questions
ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination Articles (313)
MDMA (3,4 - methylenedioxymethamphetamine), or more commonly known as Molly or Ecstasy, is a synthetic substance first developed in 1912 as a precu ...
Psychiatric illnesses that are non-psychotic are one of the most common morbidities of pregnancy and the perinatal period. These disorders include ...
Opioids and opiates together comprise a class of medications widely used primarily to control severe pain. The first-line drugs for mild to moderat ...
Obsessive-compulsive disorders encompass a large portion of diverse disorders and presentations that revolve around the central theme of repeated t ...
Auditory hallucinations are the sensory perceptions of hearing voices without an external stimulus. This symptom is particularly associated with sc ...
Short-term memory (STM), also referred to as short-term storage, or primary or active memory indicates different systems of memory involved in the ...
Brexanolone is a drug indicated for the treatment of postpartum depression in adult women. Brexanolone received FDA approval in March 2019. It ...
Paraphilias are persistent and recurrent sexual interests, urges, fantasies, or behaviors of marked intensity involving objects, activities, or eve ...
Synthetic melatonin is a dietary supplement. The FDA does not regulate supplements. Therefore, melatonin is not officially FDA-approved for any ind ...
Generalized anxiety disorder is one of the most common mental disorders. Up to 20% of adults are affected by anxiety disorders each year. Generaliz ...
First-generation antipsychotics are dopamine receptor antagonists (DRA) and are known as typical antipsychotics. They include phenothiazines (trifl ...
Derived from the Greek 'schizo' (splitting) and 'phren' (mind) with the term first coined by Eugen Bleuler in 1908, schizophrenia is ...
Ketamine (ketamine hydrochloride) has been approved for use in general anesthesia either alone or in combination with other medications. It is a su ...
The heart has an electrical system that allows it to contract in a rhythm. A key aspect of this electrical system is depolarization and repola ...
Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) is a classical hallucinogen originally synthesized by Albert Hoffman. He accidentally concocted the drug while mak ...
Jessica M Yeager DNP Sigma Theta Tau International Charleston TN
Mark Cogburn PhD, DNP Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Louisiana State University HSC Shreveport LA
Laura S Casey DNP ANCC Jackson TN
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