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We have 1,134 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 314 PubMed indexed review articles related to the PMHNP® Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination 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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ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination Overview
How many hours is the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination?
The ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination is 3.5 hours.
How many questions is the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination?
The ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination?
Topics include: Scientific Foundation - 20%, Advanced Practice Skills - 25%, Diagnosis and Treatment - 25%, Psychotherapy and Related Theories - 15%, and Ethical and Legal Principles - 15%
ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination MCQs (1,134)
Our question bank for the ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Cardiovascular - 32 questions
- Connective Tissue - 2 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 6 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 28 questions
- Eyes - 4 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 23 questions
- Genetics - 4 questions
- Genitourinary - 7 questions
- Growth and Development - 47 questions
- Gynecologic - 9 questions
- Hematologic - 4 questions
- Infectious - 7 questions
- Integument - 17 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 24 questions
- Nervous - 259 questions
- Nutrition - 6 questions
- Obstetric - 20 questions
- Oncologic - 4 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1182 questions
- Pulmonary - 14 questions
- Renal - 8 questions
- Surgery - 4 questions
- Toxicology - 139 questions
- Trauma - 10 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 10 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 25 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 5 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 237 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 6 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 136 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 549 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 528 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 12 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 14 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 21 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 469 questions
- Classification - 114 questions
- Differential - 516 questions
- Epidemiology - 54 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 52 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 76 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 42 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 25 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 23 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 27 questions
- History Physical - 1168 questions
- Legal - 19 questions
- Pathophysiology - 417 questions
- Patient Education - 76 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 498 questions
- Toxicology - 131 questions
- Treatment Medical - 629 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 10 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 1 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 49 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 1 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 28 questions
- Clinical Education - 11 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 208 questions
- Drug Information - 218 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 86 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 22 questions
ANCC® Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Examination Articles (314)
Akathisia is defined as an inability to remain still. It is a neuropsychiatric syndrome that is associated with psychomotor restlessness. The indiv ...
Phenothiazines are a group of nitrogen and sulfur-containing heterocyclic compounds, labeled as the first-generation typical antipsychotic medicati ...
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental disorder that may develop in some children and adolescents after exposure to a traumatic event. Tr ...
Sleep loss from various causes is prevalent and often missed by physicians as a treatable health problem. There are strong associations w ...
Methamphetamine is a highly addictive psychostimulant drug that is a derivative of amphetamine. Methamphetamine can produce euphoria and stimulant ...
The prevalence of mental disorders in the United States is approximately 30 percent. The global burden of disease statistics shows that four of the ...
"Mood" is defined as a ubiquitous and sustained feeling or emotion that dominates a person’s behavior and affects his perception. Mood disord ...
Patients with a specific phobia experience high levels of anxiety and panic attacks along with excessive and unreasonable fear due to either exposu ...
The heart has an electrical system that allows it to contract in a rhythm. A key aspect of this electrical system is depolarization and repola ...
Fine motor disability is an inability or impairment of an individual to perform tasks that require a degree of manual dexterity.
Insomnia is a highly prevalent disorder in the US and worldwide. The definition of insomnia is the presence of "long sleep latency, frequent noctur ...
Somnambulism is the medical term used for sleepwalking that includes undesirable actions such as walking, that occur during abrupt but limited ...
Carbamazepine is a commonly prescribed agent for focal epilepsy and other nonepileptic conditions such as neuropathic pain, schizophrenia and bipol ...
Since the discovery of localized activation of the motor cortex in the late 19th century, electrical manipulation of the brain has frequently been ...
Lithium was the first mood stabilizer and is still the first-line treatment option, but is underutilized because it is an older drug. Lithium ...
Jessica M Yeager DNP Sigma Theta Tau International Charleston TN
Mark Cogburn PhD, DNP Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Louisiana State University HSC Shreveport LA
Laura S Casey DNP ANCC Jackson TN
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