Pearson's Surgical Technology Exam Review, 4th edition

  • Emily M. Rogers
  • Ann Marie McGuiness Leary

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For courses in surgical technology intended to prepare students for the current NBSTSA surgical technologist certification exam.
This ISBN is for exam review via Pearson Test Prep, an online practice resource.

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Pearson's Surgical Technology Exam Review provides everything the surgical technology student needs to know to prepare for today’s NBSTSA CST certification exam. Developed by multiple leaders in the field, the content is based on the NBSTSA CST certification exam outline and the AST’s Core Curriculum for Surgical Technology, 6th Edition. Students practice with more than 1,000 questions spanning all aspects of surgical technology practice, as well as concise topical outlines summarizing key knowledge.

The 4th edition is now offered via Pearson Test Prep, an online practice resource with hundreds of questions and detailed rationales, available for both desktop and mobile.

Table of contents

1. Medical Terminology
2. Anatomy and Physiology
3. Microbiology and Infection Control
4. Pharmacology and Anesthesia
5. Biomedical Sciences and Technology
6. The Surgical Environment
7. Surgical Asepsis
8. The Surgical Patient
9. Wound Management
10. Instrumentation, Equipment, and Case Preparation
11. Professional Aspects
12. General Surgery
13. Obstetrics and Gynecological Surgery
14. Genitourinary Surgery
15. Head and Neck Surgery
16. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
17. Orthopedic Surgery
18. Neurosurgery
19. Ophthalmic Surgery
20. Thoracic, Cardiac, and Vascular Surgery
21. Practice Test

Published by Pearson (October 12th 2019) - Copyright © 2020