Our review is designed to help you maximize your score on the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam. StatPearls questions and articles are linked directly to Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Certification Board® content outlines. Each review course is designed to empower you to assess your knowledge and understanding of medical principles and concepts found on the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam.
About the Question Bank
We have 219 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 99 PubMed indexed review articles related to the CWOCN®, CWON®, CWCN®, CCCN®, and COCN® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Certified Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Nurse subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care 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.
Achieve top scores
The StatPearls wound, ostomy, and continence nurse prep questions, wound, atomy and continence nurse review questions, and wound, ostomy, and continence nurse test questions will help you achieve a top score on the CWOCN®, CWON®, CWCN®, CCCN®, and COCN® Examination. 109 authors and 7 editors have contributed to the development of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam Overview
How many hours is the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam?
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam is 2 hours.
How many questions is the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam?
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam is 110 questions.
What topics are covered on the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam?
Topics include: Assessement and planning - 35%, Intervention and Treatment - 40%, and Education and Referral - 25%
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam MCQs (219)
Our question bank for the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 2 questions
- Cardiovascular - 5 questions
- Connective Tissue - 29 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 1 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 12 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 33 questions
- Genitourinary - 27 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 64 questions
- Integument - 139 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 38 questions
- Nervous - 8 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 2 questions
- Surgery - 76 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Trauma - 68 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 9 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 29 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 17 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 51 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 19 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 23 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 100 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 99 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 10 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 69 questions
- Classification - 56 questions
- Differential - 54 questions
- Epidemiology - 2 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 11 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 15 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 9 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 11 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 4 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 12 questions
- History Physical - 202 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 88 questions
- Patient Education - 23 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 97 questions
- Toxicology - 4 questions
- Treatment Medical - 99 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 9 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 6 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 68 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 6 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 13 questions
- Drug Information - 12 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 8 questions
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care Certification Exam Articles (99)
The anorectal abscess can vary on the spectrum of complexity based on the location and involvement of surrounding tissue. A thorough understan ...
Nerve impulse transmission occurs when voltage-gated sodium channels on the neuronal membrane open, allowing a massive influx of sodium. This cause ...
Hemorrhage is an acute loss of blood from a damaged blood vessel. The bleeding can be minor, such as when the superficial vessels in the skin are d ...
In 1948, Kegel exercises were first described by Arnold Kegel for pelvic floor muscle strengthening. The perineometer, also called the vaginal mano ...
Urinary diversion involves the re-routing of urinary drainage to the outside of the body - either as a temporary or permanent solution. Commonly, a ...
Lactulose is used in preventing and treating clinical portal-systemic encephalopathy; first used in clinical practice in 1966.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is generally a relatively safe therapy for various conditions. However, there are some adverse side effects. ...
Benzoyl peroxide is an over-the-counter topical medication and is also an FDA-approved prescription medication for the treatment of acne vulgaris. ...
Keloids result from abnormal wound healing in response to skin trauma or inflammation. Keloid development rests on genetic and environmental f ...
The concept of preparing the wound bed to promote reepithelialization of chronic wounds has been applied to wound management for more than a decade ...
Urinary incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine causing symptoms of wide-ranging severity and affecting patients' quality of life. Sy ...
Wounds can be present over different anatomical parts of the body. However, the basic principles of choosing a wound dressing remain the same. In t ...
Neuropathy is a broad term that describes a lack of sensorium, movement, or autonomic function and feedback in a particular area. This can be a cen ...
Thermal burns are skin injuries caused by excessive heat, typically from contact with hot surfaces, hot liquids, steam, or flame. Most burns are mi ...
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO2) has many uses. The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is the international body that sets standards for the u ...
Sandra L Swearingen PhD, MSHA, MSN Adjunct Professor Chief Nursing Education and Wound Care Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Thomson GA
Become a better professional with answer explanations and articles that enable you to master the material.
Test Exams & Unlimited Quizzes
Assess where your strong and generate practice questions where you are weak.
Questions and teaching points are continuously updated.
Actionable information on where to improve.
No credit card required