Our review is designed to help you maximize your score on the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam. StatPearls questions and articles are linked directly to American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc.® content outlines. Each review course is designed to empower you to assess your knowledge and understanding of medical principles and concepts found on the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam.
We have 235 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 151 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 (235)
Our question bank for the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 4 questions
- Cardiovascular - 42 questions
- Connective Tissue - 2 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 25 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 12 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 30 questions
- Genitourinary - 11 questions
- Growth and Development - 1 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 11 questions
- Infectious - 22 questions
- Integument - 4 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 35 questions
- Nervous - 82 questions
- Nutrition - 4 questions
- Obstetric - 14 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 7 questions
- Pulmonary - 53 questions
- Renal - 2 questions
- Surgery - 167 questions
- Toxicology - 37 questions
- Trauma - 14 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 18 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 13 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 12 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 3 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 112 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 35 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 86 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 7 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 158 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 6 questions
- Causes - 115 questions
- Classification - 29 questions
- Differential - 71 questions
- Epidemiology - 6 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 10 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 17 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 47 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 25 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 6 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 224 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 94 questions
- Patient Education - 6 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 154 questions
- Toxicology - 24 questions
- Treatment Medical - 190 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 105 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 4 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 43 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 54 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 27 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 4 questions
Perianesthesia Nurse Exam Articles (151)
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Regional anesthesia, particularly the use of peripheral nerve blocks allows for localized, targeted anesthesia for both surgical anesthesia, as wel ...
Abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture (rAAA) represents a true catastrophic emergency and if not recognized and appropriately treated, carries signific ...
Alcohol misuse has been linked to numerous social, economic, and health problems. Estimates vary but have suggested that up to 40% of patients have ...
Nalbuphine is FDA indicated for moderate to severe pain in where the patient requires an opioid agent, and other alternative treatments have been i ...
The introduction of muscle relaxants has revolutionized the practice of anesthesia. By the end of the 1950s, non-depolarizing, neuromuscular blocki ...
Asthma is characterized by variable and often reversible airway obstruction with bronchial hyperreactivity.
The definition of hypothermia is an involuntary drop in body temperature below 35C. Accidental hypothermia is not limited to regions or times of se ...
Nerve impulse transmission occurs when voltage-gated sodium channels on the neuronal membrane open, allowing a massive influx of sodium. This cause ...
Neostigmine is water-soluble, an ionized compound that reversibly inhibits the enzyme acetylcholinesterase. Its FDA indication is for the reve ...
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 ...
Tracheostomy is one of the earliest surgical procedures recorded, with illustrations depicting it as early as 3600 B.C. in ancient Egypt. A tracheo ...
The surgeon should have an understanding of basic general anesthesia principles. The primary goal of general anesthesia is rendering a patient unco ...
Serotonin syndrome is a potentially life-threatening condition precipitated by the use of serotonergic drugs. It may be a consequence of therapeuti ...
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