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We have 228 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 144 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 (228)
Our question bank for the Perianesthesia Nurse Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 40 questions
- Connective Tissue - 2 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 24 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 11 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 29 questions
- Genitourinary - 9 questions
- Growth and Development - 1 questions
- Gynecologic - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 11 questions
- Infectious - 21 questions
- Integument - 4 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 31 questions
- Nervous - 80 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Obstetric - 13 questions
- Oncologic - 2 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 7 questions
- Pulmonary - 48 questions
- Renal - 2 questions
- Surgery - 161 questions
- Toxicology - 36 questions
- Trauma - 14 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 11 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) - 108 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 34 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 75 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 7 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 144 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 2 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 6 questions
- Causes - 106 questions
- Classification - 24 questions
- Differential - 62 questions
- Epidemiology - 6 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 10 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 17 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 38 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 24 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 6 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 13 questions
- History Physical - 218 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 89 questions
- Patient Education - 5 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 149 questions
- Toxicology - 21 questions
- Treatment Medical - 180 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 97 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 4 questions
- Clinical Education - 5 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 42 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 51 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 26 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 4 questions
Perianesthesia Nurse Exam Articles (144)
The FDA-approved indication for intravenous (IV) phenylephrine hydrochloride is for increasing blood pressure in adults with clinically significant ...
Neuraxial anesthesia or analgesia is the injection of the local anesthetic in the areas surrounding nerve roots from the central nervous system (CN ...
Abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture (rAAA) represents a true catastrophic emergency and if not recognized and appropriately treated, carries signific ...
The introduction of muscle relaxants has revolutionized the practice of anesthesia. By the end of the 1950s, non-depolarizing, neuromuscular, block ...
Neostigmine is water-soluble, an ionized compound that reversibly inhibits the enzyme acetylcholinesterase. Its FDA indication is for the reve ...
In the United States, tonsillectomy is one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures. Over 500,000 cases are performed annually ...
Symptoms of extracranial carotid disease are most often caused by embolization. Arterial emboli account for approximately one-quarter of strokes in ...
Since the first attempted blood transfusion in the 17th century, blood transfusion has evolved from transfusing whole blood to utilizing only its c ...
The purpose of peripheral nerve blocks is to inhibit impulse transmission distally in a nerve terminal, thus terminating the pain signal perceived ...
At least 150 to 200 million peripheral intravenous (PIV) catheters are placed each year in the United States, while up to 80% of patients receive a ...
The FDA-approved indications for dexmedetomidine are sedation of intubated and mechanically ventilated patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), a ...
A gas cylinder is a containment apparatus that will store a gaseous compound under pressure for use in medical settings. The physical form of ...
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) are the regulating bodies of infection control, ...
Postoperative ileus is an abnormal pattern of slow or absent gastrointestinal motility in response to surgical procedures. Clinically, it is manife ...
Transurethral resection of the prostate or TURP is a procedure where the prostate is resected from an endoscopic approach. This procedure has been ...
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