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AACN PCCN (Adult) Certification: Exam Review & Study Guide

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This study guide offers details about diseases and disorders that critical care nurses would encounter when caring for acutely ill adult patients. This guide addresses topics you would be tested on when taking the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) PCCN (Adult) certification exam.
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29 Chapters in AACN PCCN (Adult) Certification: Exam Review & Study Guide

29 chapters in AACN PCCN (Adult) Certification: Exam Review & Study Guide

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Ch 1. Acute Coronary & Inflammatory Diseases of the Heart {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[426719].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Angina vs. Myocardial Infarction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[271457].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[271457].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Unstable Angina? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186235].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186235].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Unstable Angina: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186237].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186237].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Is a Heart Attack? - Definition, Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Mild Heart Attack: Treatment & Recovery Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Inflammatory Disorders of the Heart Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15545].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15545].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Myocarditis: Definition, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426721].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426721].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Pericardial Effusion: Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15550].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15550].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Cardiogenic Shock: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15548].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15548].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Hypertensive Crisis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57247].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57247].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Dilated Cardiomyopathy: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, & Prognosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15576].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15576].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ischemic Cardiomyopathy: Definition, Symptoms & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357297].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357297].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: Definition, Symptoms & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357295].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357295].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Congenital vs. Acquired Heart Defects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425147].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425147].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Septal Defects of the Heart: Definition, Conditions, and Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15569].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15569].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Genetic Heart Diseases: Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Valvular Dysfunctions: Types, Signs & Treatment Options Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15544].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15544].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Heart Failure: The Left Heart, Lungs, & Etiology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15547].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15547].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Heart Failure: The Right Heart, Kidneys, & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16766].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16766].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Congestive Heart Failure: Symptoms & Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186295].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186295].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Acute Peripheral Vascular Insufficiency: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Treatment Options for Acute Peripheral Vascular Insufficiency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425133].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425133].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Peripheral Venous Disease: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Arterial & Venous Occlusions: Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425135].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425135].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Aneurysm: Definition, Causes & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16478].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16478].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ruptured vs. Dissecting Aneurysms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Thoracic, Abdominal & Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(5, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE): Patient Monitoring & Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Cardioversion & Defibrillation: Use & Patient Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425159].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425159].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Cardiac Catheterization: Diagnostic vs. Interventional Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425155].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425155].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Pericardiocentesis: Patient Monitoring & Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cardiac Ablations: Patient Monitoring & Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426755].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426755].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Arterial Closure Devices: Patient Monitoring & Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - Pulmonary Embolism: What is it and Why Does it Occur? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Definition & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186605].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186605].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Acute Lung Injury (ALI): Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425171].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425171].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Acute Respiratory Failure: Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URI): Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16403].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16403].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Is Pneumonia? - Definition, Types, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Tuberculosis: Diagnosis, Treatments & Latency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10630].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10630].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Respiratory Depression: Causes Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Air-Leak Syndromes: Types, Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Pulmonary Aspiration: Diagnosis, Complications & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What Is Pulmonary Edema? - Definition, Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16275].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16275].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Status Asthmaticus: Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425181].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425181].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(13, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - Techniques Used to Promote Oxygenation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation: Indications & Patient Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425211].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425211].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Mechanical Ventilation: Conventional & Non-Conventional Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425219].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425219].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Chest Tubes: Indications & Patient Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425205].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425205].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Thoracentesis: Indication & Patient Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425207].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425207].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Pulmonary Medication: Administration & Monitoring Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426783].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426783].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Procedural Sedation: Monitoring & Complications Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(14, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - What Is Hypoglycemia? - Definition, Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16402].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16402].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Disorders of the Pancreas: Types, Symptoms & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3995].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3995].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Serious Complication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11942].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11942].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Hyperglycemia: Complications & Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[329497].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[329497].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425227].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425227].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Metabolic Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(16, 29)}}
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(18, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - What Is a Bowel Obstruction? - Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Paralytic Ileus: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Gastroparesis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426819].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426819].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Is GERD? - Definition, Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS): Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Symptoms & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[362621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[362621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Management & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[362623].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[362623].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Gastrointestinal Infection by the Astroviridae Virus Family Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Hepatic Failure: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Bowel Infarction & Mesenteric Ischemia: Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Failure to Thrive (FTT): Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Malabsorption in the GI Tract Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Acute & Chronic Pancreatitis: Causes, Signs & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(20, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - Acute Renal Failure - Prerenal Failure & Its Effects On The Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16145].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16145].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Acute Renal Failure - Intrinsic Renal Failure & Its Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Acute Renal Failure - Postrenal Failure & How It Alters The Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17152].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17152].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Chronic Renal Failure? - Causes & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Medication-Induced Renal Failure: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is ESRD? - Definition, Causes & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Fluid & Electrolyte Imbalances: Manifestations, Causes, Care & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Contrast-Induced Nephropathy (CIN): Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426839].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426839].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What Are Nephrotic and Nephritic Syndrome? - Signs & Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(22, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - Cerebrovascular Malformations: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Encephalopathy? - Definition, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Internal Brain Bleeding: Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[362617].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[362617].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Epidural Hematoma: What it is and Where it Occurs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Meningitis and Encephalitis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11713].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11713].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Epilepsy: Causes, Types, and Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11711].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11711].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ischemic Stroke: Symptoms & Diagnosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Ischemic Stroke: Types & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Ischemic Stroke: Guidelines & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Hemorrhagic Stroke: Definition & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Hemorrhagic Stroke: Types & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Hemorrhagic Stroke: Prognosis & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) vs. Stroke Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[271455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[271455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Altered Mental Status: Definition, Causes & Diagnosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[329405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[329405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Delirium? - Definition, Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Dementia: Definition, Symptoms & Care Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10834].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10834].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Phobias & Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[99].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[99].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Defining and Understanding Mood Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10202].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10202].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Definition and Causes of Substance Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10431].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10431].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Substance Dependence: Definition, Treatment & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Psychological Factors in Drug-Taking Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Alcohol Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(26, 29)}}
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Lesson 1 - Complex Wounds: Definition, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[426879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - MASD Wound vs. Pressure Ulcer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[356509].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[356509].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections: Symptoms & Prevention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Palliative Care? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186207].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[186207].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Caring for the Dying: Caregiver Roles & Respite Services Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Significant Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria: Terminology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59401].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59401].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Orthomyxoviridae Virus Family: Influenza, Flu Shots, and More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Patient Pain Relief: Methods & Monitoring for Nurses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Critical Care Nurse: Qualities, Skills & Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Synergy Model of Nursing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168681].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168681].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Advocacy Skills Needed to Deliver Patient-Centered Nursing Care Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[425383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ethics and Values in Nursing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9776].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9776].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Critical Care Nursing Priorities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Critical Care Nursing Care Plans Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Critical Care Nursing: Diagnosis & Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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