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We have 215 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 106 PubMed indexed review articles related to the CWON® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Wound Care and Ostomy 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 and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam Overview
How many hours is the Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam?
The Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam is 2 hours.
How many questions is the Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam?
The Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam is 110 questions.
What topics are covered on the Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam?
Topics include: Assessement and planning - 35%, Intervention and Treatment - 40%, and Education and Referral - 25%
Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam MCQs (215)
Our question bank for the Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 9 questions
- Connective Tissue - 33 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 12 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 32 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Hematologic - 5 questions
- Infectious - 64 questions
- Integument - 141 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 37 questions
- Nervous - 7 questions
- Nutrition - 3 questions
- Obstetric - 4 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Surgery - 88 questions
- Toxicology - 3 questions
- Trauma - 70 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 9 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 25 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 15 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 43 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 19 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 21 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 97 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 101 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 8 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 72 questions
- Classification - 58 questions
- Differential - 51 questions
- Epidemiology - 2 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 12 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 17 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 11 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 13 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 3 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 11 questions
- History Physical - 205 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 92 questions
- Patient Education - 16 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 103 questions
- Toxicology - 3 questions
- Treatment Medical - 96 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 2 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 5 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 76 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 5 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 12 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 11 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 8 questions
Wound Care and Ostomy Nurse Certification Exam Articles (106)
2-octyl cyanoacrylate is one of the most commonly used, commercially-available wound adhesives. It received initial approval in 1998 as an alternat ...
Alginates are a family of compounds that naturally occur in the cell wall and extracellular matrix of various species of brown seaweed, often compr ...
Incisional hernia refers to abdominal wall hernia at the site of a previous surgical incision. It is a type of ventral hernia. Midline incisio ...
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is generally a relatively safe therapy for various conditions. However, there are some adverse side effects. ...
Necrotizing fasciitis is a subset of the aggressive skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) that cause necrosis of the muscle fascia and subcutaneo ...
According to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Protected Health Information (PHI) is any health information that can ...
The epithelium is characterized by sheets of cells forming the body’s protective outer layer of skin as well as the lining of the gastrointes ...
Animal bites account for approximately one percent of all emergency department (ED) visits in the U.S. yearly and range from superficial injuries t ...
Thermal burns are skin injuries caused by excessive heat, typically from contact with hot surfaces, hot liquids, steam, or flame. Most burns are mi ...
The purpose of creating a sterile field is to reduce the number of microbes present to as few as possible. The sterile field is used in many situat ...
Anaerobes are bacteria that do not require oxygen to live. Anaerobes usually fit into two groups based on their gram stain into gram-positive and g ...
A skin wound results from the breakdown of the epidermal layer integrity. Any tissue injury ...
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 (HBO2T) is neither necessary nor recommended for the support of normal, uncompromised grafts or flaps. However, in tissu ...
Human beings are creatures that are primarily composed of water. It is the essence of life and the aqueous base solution in which all essential bio ...
Sandra L Swearingen PhD, MSHA, MSN Adjunct Professor Chief Nursing Education and Wound Care Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Thomson GA
Elizabeth Saltigerald BSN James A Haley VAMC CRRN, CWON Holiday FL
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