Combining the most comprehensive content reviews on the market with extensive self-testing, Lippincott's Review Series is the confidence-builder you'll turn to when preparing for success on quizzes, tests, and the NCLEX! Let these knowledge-enhancing features guide you to achievement! * Nursing process overviews help you identify common assessment findings, nursing diagnoses, goals, interventions, and outcomes. * Nursing alerts provide critical clinical reminders. * Drug charts offer quick views of classification, indications, and interventions. * Child and family teaching boxes provide information you can apply in your clinical setting. * Development boxes highlight body-system changes from the fetal period through adolescence to help you provide optimal, age-specific care. * Chapter study questions and comprehensive test use NCLEX-style questions to assess your strengths and weaknesses, with rationales for all responses. * New! Alternate format questions - designed after the NCLEX's own new-style questions - challenge you to grasp the complete clinical picture. * Appendices include normal laboratory values, nursing considerations for laboratory and diagnostic studies, and New! pediatric growth charts. * Free! CD-ROM with more than 200 additional NCLEX-style questions enhances your computer testing skills.Muscari, Mary E. is the author of 'Pediatric Nursing ', published 2004 under ISBN 9781582553498 and ISBN 1582553491.