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We have 212 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 92 PubMed indexed review articles related to the CWCN® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Wound Care Nurse subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Wound Care Nurse Certification 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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Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam Overview
How many hours is the Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam?
The Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam is 2 hours.
How many questions is the Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam?
The Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam is 120 questions.
What topics are covered on the Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam?
Topics include: Assessement and Care Planning - 35%, Intervention and Treatment - 40%, and Education and Referral- 25%
Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam MCQs (212)
Our question bank for the Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 6 questions
- Connective Tissue - 33 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 1 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 14 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 17 questions
- Genitourinary - 4 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 71 questions
- Integument - 150 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 42 questions
- Nervous - 7 questions
- Nutrition - 1 questions
- Obstetric - 3 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Surgery - 72 questions
- Toxicology - 3 questions
- Trauma - 74 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 9 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 26 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 18 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 41 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 17 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 18 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 87 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 96 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 7 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 68 questions
- Classification - 56 questions
- Differential - 51 questions
- Epidemiology - 3 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 11 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 14 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 13 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 12 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 3 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 198 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 91 questions
- Patient Education - 11 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 90 questions
- Toxicology - 3 questions
- Treatment Medical - 97 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 3 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 6 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 67 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 6 questions
- Clinical Education - 6 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 12 questions
- Drug Information - 10 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 6 questions
Wound Care Nurse Certification Exam Articles (92)
The definition of a wound is damage to the integrity of biological tissue, including skin, mucous membranes, and organ tissues. Various types of tr ...
Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin or cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common form of skin cancer in the United States, behind ...
Venous leg ulcers (VLUs) are late indicators of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and venous hypertension.
Central venous access is a standard procedure performed on the hospitalized patient. Placement of central line catheters is for various reasons suc ...
An ileostomy is when the lumen of the ileum (small bowel) is brought through the abdominal wall via a surgical opening (created by an operation). T ...
is the causative organism for the disease process known as tetanus. Clostridia are anaerobic organisms with at lea ...
Universal precautions were introduced by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in 1985, mostly in response to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV ...
Gas gangrene is synonymous with myonecrosis and is a highly lethal infection of deep soft tissue, caused by species, with
Anaerobic bacteria are part of normal flora of human skin and mucosal membranes. The site of anaerobic infection is commonly the sit ...
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO2) has many uses. The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is the international body that sets standards for the u ...
First-degree burns are superficial burns involving the epidermal layer of skin. The skin is the largest organ of the human body, with its weight co ...
Incisional hernia refers to abdominal wall hernia at the site of a previous surgical incision. It is a type of ventral hernia. Midline incisio ...
Wounds and lacerations are common complaints bringing patients both to urgent and emergent care centers. Emergency departments in the United States ...
Diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) occur in approximately 15% of patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) and are commonly located on the plantar weight-bearin ...
Cellulitis is a common bacterial skin infection, with over 14 million cases occurring in the United States annually. It accounts for approximately ...
Sandra L Swearingen PhD, MSHA, MSN Adjunct Professor Chief Nursing Education and Wound Care Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Thomson GA
Adam Astrada MHS, RN The University of Tokyo Pontianak
Erica M Johnson Lockett MSN Patient Safety Manager VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System CCRN-K, WCC Clarksville TN
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