By Robin Donohoe Dennison, DNP, APRN, CCNS, CEN, CNE, Dean, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Winchester, Kentucky; Jill Suzette Johnson, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CCRN, CEN, CFRN, Market Manager, Clinic Operations, Take Care Health Systems, Louisville, KY; Staff Nurse, Emergency Department, Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY and Meg Blair, PhD, MSN, RN, CEN, Associate Professor of Nursing, Nebraska Methodist College, The Josie Harper Campus, Omaha, NE

  1. Preparing and Performing on the CEN Examination
  2. Patient Care Management
  3. Professional Issues in Emergency Nursing
  4. Cardiovascular Emergencies
  5. Respiratory Emergencies
  6. Neurological Emergencies
  7. Gastrointestinal Emergencies
  8. Orthopedic and Wound Emergencies
  9. Genitourinary, Gynecological, and Obstetrical Emergencies
  10. Maxillofacial and Ocular Emergencies
  11. Medical Emergencies
  12. Substance Abuse, Toxicological, and Environmental Emergencies
  13. Shock and Multisystem Trauma
  14. Psychosocial Emergencies
  15. Transport Emergencies

A. Abbreviations and Acronyms

B. Signs, Syndromes, and Triads

C. Memory Aids

D. Normal Laboratory Values

E. Drugs

F. Flight Paramedic Study Guide