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The WHNP audio CDs are live course recordings, providing readily accessible lectures given by our highly qualified NP faculty.  Listen to them anytime, anywhere, and repeatedly to help you affirm your grasp of the material.
They are the perfect complement to the live course, and one of the main tools for success.


Test-taking and Study Strategies for Success

Psychiatric Disorders

  • Theories & Frameworks
  • Health History/Physical Examination
  • Non-Gynecologic Medical Problems
  • Non-Gynecologic Diagnostic Studies and Laboratory Tests
  • Health Promotion & Nutritional Issues
  • Professionalism: Issues, Trends, & Health Policy
  • Gynecology: Normal and Deviations
  • Gynecology: Diagnostic Studies and Laboratory Tests
  • Fertility Control
  • Physiology of Pregnancy
  • Prenatal Care
  • Pregnancy Laboratory Tests
  • Preparation for Childbirth
  • Assessment of Fetal Well Being
  • Complications of Pregnancy
  • Postpartum Care
  • Pharmacologic Considerations
  • Patient Education

Course Overview:

Test-taking and Study Strategies for Success

Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Evaluation

  • Health History
  • Physical Exam

Laboratory/Diagnostic Studies and Procedures

  • Hematological studies
    CBC and WBC indices, blood typing, antibody screening, coagulation profiles, hemoglobin A1C
  • Serologic studies
  • Hormone studies, LFTs, HIV testing, antibody detection, other infectious diseases
  • Kidney function
  • BUN, creatinine, creatinine clearance
  • Lipid profiles
  • Body fluids
    U/A, fecal testing, vaginal smears, cervical and vaginal cultures, cervical cytology, GBS cultures, tests for ruptured membranes
  • Endoscopic procedures
    Colposcopy, diagnostic laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, colonoscopy/sigmoidoscopy
  • Imaging studies
    X-rays, ultrasound, mammography, bone densitometry
  • Biopsies
    Endometrial, cervix, vulva, breast
  • Genetics
    Markers, karyotyping, gene identification

Primary Care Extensive Review of System-Specific Health Problems

  • Skin
  • Respiratory
  • Cardiovascular
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Genitourinary
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Neurological/Psychiatric
  • Endocrine
  • Hematologic
  • Immunologic

Health Promotion and Patient Counseling

  • Risk assessments
  • Disease prevention
  • National screening guidelines
  • Health promotion advice
  • Dysfunctional social patterns
  • Preconception counseling

Gynecologic Disorders

  • Assessment, diagnosis, treatment, referral, counseling, education
    Abnormalities of puberty, menstrual disorders, vaginitis/vaginosis, STIs, UTIs, pelvic pain, infertility
  • Cervical cytology and HPV testing
  • Benign uterine/cervical conditions
    Adenomyosis, adnexal masses, cervical and endometrial polyps, leiomyomata uteri
  • Malignant disorders (endometrium, cervix, ovary, vagina/vulva
  • Breast disorders (cancer, fibroadenoma, fibrocystic breast changes
  • Climacteric/post-menopause
  • Pelvic organ relaxation and prolapse
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Vulvar dystrophies and dermatoses
  • Reproductive health care
  • Pregnancy prevention
    Cycle timing, barrier methods, pharmacologic methods – oral, injection, implants, transdermal, vaginal, intrauterine contraception, tubal occlusion methods
  • Unintended pregnancy
    Induced abortion, adoption, options counseling
  • Men’s issues affecting women’s health
    Sexuality/sexual dysfunction, contraception, infertility, STIs

Pregnancy

  • Physiology of pregnancy
    Normal fetal-placental development, alterations in maternal anatomy and physiology, emotional and behavioral changes
  • Prenatal care
    Gestational dating, risk assessment, nutrition, immunologic status, medication assessment, health guidance, screening tests, common discomforts of pregnancy, pregnancy specific examination
  • Fetal assessment
    Amniocentesis, amniotic fluid index, biophysical profile, chorionic villus sampling, contraction stress testing, fetal movement counting, genetic screening, maternal serum markers, nonstress testing, tests for fetal lung maturity, ultrasound
  • Complications of pregnancy
    Maternal medical disorders
    Metabolic, infectious, cardiovascular, renal, gastrointestinal, respiratory, hematologic, substance abuse
    Placental abnormalities
    Trophoblastic disease, placenta previa, abruptio placenta, amniotic fluid volume
    Pregnancy specific conditions
    Spontaneous abortion, incompetent cervix, intrauterine fetal death, multiple gestation, prematurity, postmaturity, ectopic pregnancy, preterm labor, hyperemesis gravidarum, gestational hypertension, malpresentations, Rh isoimmunization, coping with pregnancy loss

Postpartum

  • Physiologic changes
    CV, endocrine, GI, hematological, respiratory, renal/urinary, uterine/pelvic changes/involution
  • General Care Issues
    After pains, care of breasts and perineal area, fatigue, sleep disturbances, issues related to non-breastfeeding mothers, postpartum exercises, contraception
  • Breastfeeding
    Contraindications, complications – engorgement, infections, nipple soreness, plugged ducts; nutritional needs, physiology of lactation, positioning and infant feeding
  • Family integration
    Barriers to parent infant interactions, environmental factors affecting family integration, normal parent-infant interactions, principles of grieving, sibling responses and interventions)
  • Complications of the postpartum period
    Bladder distention, urinary retention, hematoma, hemorrhage, hemorrhoids, postpartum depression/psychosis, reproductive and urinary tract infections, thrombophlebitis

Pharmacology

  • Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics
    Pharmacokinetic properties of drugs: absorption, metabolism, excretion
    Pharmacodynamic properties: mechanism of action, drug receptor binding, drug interactions, contraindications
  • Pharmacotherapeutics: Prescription and OTC
    Indications, side effects, drug interactions, contraindications, patient education

Professional Issues

  • Evidence-based practice
    Types of research designs, application of research findings to evidenced-based practice, statistical reliability, generalizability of research findings, replication of outcomes, ethical considerations
  • Ethical principles
  • Legal issues
    Informed consent, protections of information, national mandates
  • Risk management
  • Scope of practice