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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 ...
Cellulitis is a common bacterial skin infection, with over 14 million cases occurring in the United States annually. It accounts for approximately ...
2-octyl cyanoacrylate is one of the most commonly used, commercially-available wound adhesives. It received initial approval in 1998 as an alternat ...
A burn takes place when the skin comes into contact with a heat source. Burns can occur from many ...
Venous leg ulcers (VLUs) are late indicators of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and venous hypertension.
In a way, history of wound care is the history of humankind. Well before any written historical record, chronic wounds of all shapes and sizes have ...
Abrasions are superficial injuries of the skin and visceral linings in the body, resulting in a break in the continuity of tissue. These are the si ...
Hyperbaric medicine or hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) involves using high concentrations of oxygen (100%) at pressures greater than the surroundi ...
The anorectal abscess can vary on the spectrum of complexity based on the location and involvement of surrounding tissue. A thorough understan ...
Zinc is an essential nutrient for humans and is extensively involved in protein, lipid, nucleic acid metabolism, and gene transcription. Its role w ...
Incisional hernia refers to abdominal wall hernia at the site of a previous surgical incision. It is a type of ventral hernia. Midline incisio ...
Suction drains are appliances used to collect blood, pus, or body fluids. They are active drains that maintain a negative pressure gradient. The co ...
Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease resulting in increased glucose in the bloodstream. Estimates are that there are 451 million individuals wi ...
Burns commonly present acutely to clinicians due to various modalities, such as thermal, chemical, electrical or radiation. Often, burns resul ...
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is generally a relatively safe therapy for various conditions. However, there are some adverse side effects. ...
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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