By Claire Babcock O'Connell MPH PA-C

The recent, 5th variation of A finished assessment for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for health practitioner Assistants is the major depended on training source for the PANCE and PANRE. The textual content gains high-yield outline-format overview and pretest and post-test questions in keeping with the blueprint of the nationwide fee on Certification of general practitioner Assistants (NCCPA). constructed and recommended by means of the yankee Academy of health care professional Assistants (AAPA) and the surgeon Assistant schooling organization (PAEA), this edition’s content material displays updated details and has been reviewed and confirmed by way of material specialists operating within the field.

thePoint encompasses a query financial institution including the pretest and post-test, delivering greater than 650 questions—two-thirds of them new! The three hundred pretest questions and reasons in their solutions additionally look within the published e-book.

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Which of the following women has the greatest risk for developing endometrial hyperplasia? A. a 54-year-old woman with a long history of anovulatory cycles B. a 33-year-old woman with a 10-year history of oral contraceptive use C. a young woman suffering from anorexia nervosa D. an obese woman with normal menses occurring every 30 days 255. A 16-year-old presents with fever, sore throat, fatigue, malaise, anorexia, and myalgia. Examination reveals anterior and posterior cervical lymphadenopathy, exudative pharyngitis, and splenomegaly.

Blocker C. calcium channel blocker D. diuretic left lower extremity swelling and pain. She denies any history of trauma. Examination reveals a swollen left lower extremity that is 7 cm greater in size than the right at the level of the calf. What is the best next step in the diagnosis of this patient? A. bilateral lower extremity venography B. D-dimer blood assay C. lower extremity venous Doppler studies D. spiral CT of the chest 232. On postoperative day 2 after an exploratory laparotomy under 227.

Exercise stress test B. myocardial perfusion scintigraphy C. electrocardiography D. echocardiography 12/13/13 3:06 PM Pretest P-23 247. A 21-year-old male comes to the university health services 252. A 9-year-old being treated for acute bacterial ethmoid sinusi- because of a persistent lump in his neck. It has been present for about 4 months. The lump usually does not bother him, but he has experienced pain episodes intermittently, the most recent was the previous weekend after attending an end-of-term party.

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