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We have 255 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 163 PubMed indexed review articles related to the CPAN® and CAPA® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Certified Perianesthesia Nurse subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Perianesthesia 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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Perianesthesia Nurse Exam Overview
How many hours is the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam?
The Perianesthesia Nurse Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam?
The Perianesthesia Nurse Exam is 185 questions.
What topics are covered on the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam?
Topics include: Physiological Needs, Behavioral and Cognitive Needs, and Safety Needs
Perianesthesia Nurse Exam MCQs (255)
Our question bank for the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 4 questions
- Cardiovascular - 44 questions
- Connective Tissue - 2 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 25 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 14 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 38 questions
- Genitourinary - 11 questions
- Growth and Development - 1 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 13 questions
- Infectious - 22 questions
- Integument - 5 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 36 questions
- Nervous - 85 questions
- Nutrition - 4 questions
- Obstetric - 14 questions
- Oncologic - 4 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 8 questions
- Pulmonary - 56 questions
- Renal - 2 questions
- Surgery - 181 questions
- Toxicology - 39 questions
- Trauma - 15 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 20 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 14 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 14 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 3 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 117 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 35 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 100 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 7 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 177 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 6 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 114 questions
- Classification - 29 questions
- Differential - 74 questions
- Epidemiology - 6 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 11 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 19 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 49 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 26 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 6 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 241 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 95 questions
- Patient Education - 6 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 161 questions
- Toxicology - 25 questions
- Treatment Medical - 203 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 114 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 47 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 56 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 28 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 5 questions
Perianesthesia Nurse Exam Articles (163)
Inhalation anesthetics (nitrous oxide, halothane, isoflurane, desflurane, sevoflurane, most commonly used agents in practice today) are used for in ...
Dopamine (DA) is a peripheral vasostimulant used to treat low blood pressure, low heart rate, and cardiac arrest, especially in acute neo ...
Thyroidectomy is a classic procedure used to excise the thyroid gland. It is a common procedure in modern medicine and may be used to tre ...
Medical ethics is a required element of American physicians' formal training. Familiarity with ethical principles on a basic level is necessar ...
A direct laryngoscopy allows visualization of the larynx. It is used during general anesthesia, surgical procedures around the larynx, and resuscit ...
Parahiatal hernia (PHH) is a rare type of diaphragmatic hernia (DH), which is an abnormal protrusion of the viscera through an abnormal d ...
Acute compartment syndrome occurs when there is increased pressure within a closed osteofascial compartment, resulting in impaired local circulatio ...
Ectopic pregnancy is a known complication of pregnancy that can carry a high rate of morbidity and mortality when not recognized and treated prompt ...
Although mechanical ventilation can be a complex and seemingly elusive topic, expectations are that physicians and healthcare professiona ...
Recent advances in various surgical techniques and the development of more minimally invasive procedures have spurred an increase in outpatient pro ...
Local anesthetics are commonly used in most medical and dental practices. While adverse effects are rare, the rising prevalence of local anesthetic ...
Obesity in the United States (US) has become synonymous with heart disease, diabetes, and early death. Research supports the link between obesity a ...
Lidocaine is a local anesthetic drug that produces transient loss of sensory, motor, and autonomic function when the drug is injected or applied in ...
Abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture (rAAA) represents a true catastrophic emergency and if not recognized and appropriately treated, carries signific ...
Among women, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer after non-melanoma skin cancer. It is presented as the second cause of cancer deat ...
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