Carol Rauen,rn, ms, ccns, ccrn, pccn, cen, rn-bc, the department editor, is an independent clinical nurse specialist in The Outer Banks of North Carolina. Carol welcomes feedback from readers and practice questions from potential contributors at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mary Beth Flynn Makic,rn, phd, cns, ccns, is a research nurse scientist in critical care at University of Colorado Hospital and an associate professor adjoint at the University of Colorado College of Nursing. She contributed the PCCN-specific questions.
Lisa M. Soltis,msn, aprn, pccn, ccrn-csc, ccns, is a cardiovascular/critical care clinical nurse specialist for Wake Med Health & Hospital in Raleigh, North Carolina. She contributed the CCRN questions.
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