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We have 520 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 279 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Certified Dermatology Nurse Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Dermatology Nurse Certified subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Dermatology Nurse Exam 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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The StatPearls dermatology nurse prep questions, dermatology nurse review questions, and dermatology nurse test questions will help you achieve a top score on the Certified Dermatology Nurse Examination. 279 authors and 9 editors have contributed to the development of the Dermatology Nurse Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Dermatology Nurse Exam Overview
How many hours is the Dermatology Nurse Exam?
The Dermatology Nurse Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Dermatology Nurse Exam?
The Dermatology Nurse Exam is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the Dermatology Nurse Exam?
Topics include: Dermatology Nursing Practice Area: Dermatology – 55%, Surgical Dermatology – 30%, Phototherapy – 15%; Patient Problem Area: Infections – 15%, Tumors/Malignancies – 15%, Dermatitis – 13%, Papulosquamous Disorders – 13%, Photosensitivity/Photodamage – 9%. Hypersensitivities, Vasculitis, Infestations – 7%, Pigmentation/Vascular Disorders – 6%, Hair and Nails – 5%, Acne and Rosacea – 5%, Wounds and Ulcers – 5%, Bullous and Immune Disorders – 4%, and Miscellaneous – 3%
Dermatology Nurse Exam MCQs (520)
Our question bank for the Dermatology Nurse Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 53 questions
- Cardiovascular - 4 questions
- Connective Tissue - 12 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 5 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 14 questions
- Eyes - 9 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 6 questions
- Genetics - 6 questions
- Genitourinary - 18 questions
- Growth and Development - 1 questions
- Gynecologic - 9 questions
- Hematologic - 6 questions
- Infectious - 181 questions
- Integument - 575 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 13 questions
- Nervous - 12 questions
- Nutrition - 7 questions
- Obstetric - 10 questions
- Oncologic - 47 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 4 questions
- Pulmonary - 7 questions
- Surgery - 28 questions
- Toxicology - 8 questions
- Trauma - 12 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 5 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 23 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 32 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 5 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 72 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 6 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 116 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 177 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 3 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 7 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 231 questions
- Classification - 56 questions
- Differential - 291 questions
- Epidemiology - 12 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 84 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 45 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 11 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 61 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 7 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 554 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 264 questions
- Patient Education - 41 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 183 questions
- Toxicology - 8 questions
- Treatment Medical - 227 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 47 questions
- Clinical Education - 2 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 59 questions
- Drug Information - 49 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 13 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Dermatology Nurse Exam Articles (279)
Epidermoid cyst, also known as a sebaceous cyst, is a benign encapsulated, subepidermal nodule filled with keratin material. Although most co ...
A cutaneous horn, or cornu cutaneum, is a relatively uncommon, hyperkeratotic epithelial lesion resembling an animal horn defined as having a heigh ...
Purpura fulminans is an acute purpuric rash characterized by coagulation of the microvasculature, which leads to purpuric lesions and skin necrosis ...
Adapalene is a topical retinoid that is FDA-approved for the treatment of acne vulgaris. Retinoids have utility in the treatment of a wide variety ...
Dermatitis artefacta or factitious dermatitis is a psychocutaneous disorder in which the patients consciously create lesions in skin, hair, nail, o ...
There are as many as 90 species of "bugs" (bed bugs are true bugs with specialized elongated mouthparts) within the family Cimicidae; however, few& ...
The term anetoderma is derived from the Greek words 'anetos', meaning relaxed and 'derma' meaning skin. The condition was first described by Jadass ...
The FDA first approved the original molecule of adalimumab for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. It was the third tumor necrosis factor (TNF) ...
Calcineurin inhibitors (CNI) are a family of three drugs (cyclosporine, tacrolimus, and pimecrolimus) that clinicians can use to suppress the ...
Fusiform incision involves cutting out tissue in a manner that results in both ends of the specimen being tapered or made spindle-shaped. Removal o ...
Full lips are a feature of a youthful and attractive appearance of the lower face, while thinning of the visible red lip is a hallmark of natural a ...
Erythema multiforme (EM) is a cutaneous and mucosal hypersensitivity reaction with characteristic lesions in target triggered by certain antig ...
Dapsone has indications for several conditions, both dermatologic and non-dermatologic. The FDA-approved indications are leprosy and dermatiti ...
Erythema nodosum (EN) is a common acute nodular septal panniculitis, characterized by the sudden onset of erythematous, firm, solid, deep nodules o ...
Pustular psoriasis is a rare, immune-mediated systemic skin disorder characterized by yellowish pustules on an erythematous base with a variety of ...
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