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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.
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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)
After an injury, the skin attempts to restore its normal blood flow and function: this occurs through a very orderly three-phase process known as w ...
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 ...
Venous leg ulcers (VLUs) are late indicators of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and venous hypertension.
Urinary bladder catheterization is performed for both therapeutic and diagnostic purposes.
Postoperative wound infection is a common healthcare problem. The process of wound infection is complex and involves an interplay between several b ...
is the causative organism for the disease process known as tetanus. Clostridia are anaerobic organisms with at lea ...
Clostridial myositis and myonecrosis (gas gangrene) are both life-threatening infections caused by the anaerobic, spore-forming, exotoxin-producing ...
Burn sepsis is the number one cause of death in patients with extensive burns. Preventi ...
Nerve impulse transmission occurs when voltage-gated sodium channels on the neuronal membrane open, allowing a massive influx of sodium. This cause ...
A wound is damaged or disruption to the skin and, before treatment, the exact cause, location, and type of wound must be assessed to provide approp ...
The definition of a wound is damage to the integrity of biological tissue, including skin, mucous membranes, and organ tissues. Various types of tr ...
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 ...
Digestion in the gastrointestinal tract is a highly complex process involving both mechanical forces and chemical reactions to disintegrate and met ...
Benzocaine is a commercially available local anesthetic. It an amino ester and has uses in a variety of settings, including dental procedures, prep ...
FDA-approved usage of morphine sulfate includes moderate to severe pain that may be acute or chronic. Most commonly used in pain management, m ...
Sandra L Swearingen PhD, MSHA, MSN Adjunct Professor Chief Nursing Education and Wound Care Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Thomson GA
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