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We have 232 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 117 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Hospice-Palliative Care Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Hospice-Palliative Care 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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Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam Overview
How many hours is the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam?
The Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam?
The Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam is 135 questions.
What topics are covered on the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam?
Topics include: Patient Care - Life-Limiting Conditions in Adult Patients, Pain Management, Symptom Management; Patient and Family Care - Education, and Advocacy and Practice Issues
Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam MCQs (232)
Our question bank for the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 15 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 4 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 3 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 38 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 17 questions
- Integument - 6 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 14 questions
- Nervous - 45 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 85 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 50 questions
- Pulmonary - 36 questions
- Renal - 11 questions
- Surgery - 5 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Trauma - 4 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 33 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 6 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 23 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 40 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 63 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 5 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 96 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 48 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 173 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 23 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 29 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 7 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 14 questions
- Causes - 32 questions
- Classification - 23 questions
- Differential - 42 questions
- Epidemiology - 9 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 9 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 12 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 10 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 3 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 10 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 25 questions
- History Physical - 220 questions
- Legal - 25 questions
- Pathophysiology - 45 questions
- Patient Education - 32 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 121 questions
- Toxicology - 7 questions
- Treatment Medical - 120 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 4 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 2 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 5 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 41 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 42 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 4 questions
- Drug Information - 37 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 34 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam Articles (117)
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The activities of daily living (ADLs) is a term used to collectively describe fundamental skills that are required to independently care for onesel ...
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Paroxysmal spells might represent events originating from the central nervous system, cardiac disturbances, psychiatric causes, or might be fr ...
The wheelchair (WC) is one of the most important examples of mobility-assistive equipment (MAE) available to patients with impaired mobility. Other ...
Suicide is one of the most important actions that health professionals must address. Your assessment and intervention remain a critical moment ...
Ensuring the security, privacy and protection of patient healthcare data is critical for all healthcare personnel and institutions. In this ag ...
Crutches are medical devices designed to aid in ambulation, by transferring body weight from the legs to the torso and arms.
Opioids and opiates together comprise a class of medications widely used primarily to control severe pain. The first-line drugs for mild to moderat ...
Bladder carcinoma (BC) is the most common neoplasm of the urinary system. Urothelial carcinoma (UC) is the most common histologic type of BC (appro ...
The TNM Classification is a system for classifying a malignancy. It is primarily used in solid tumors and can be used to assist in prognostic cance ...
Cordotomy is the name of a surgical procedure aimed at destroying the pain-conducting tracts of the spinal cord. First performed in 1912 by neurosu ...
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