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.
Kelly A. Thompson-Brazill, rn, msn, acnp, ccrn-csc, is a nurse practitioner in cardiothoracic surgery at WakeMed Health and Hospitals, Raleigh, North Carolina. Kelly contributed the adult CCRN review questions.
Kirtley Ceballos, msn, rnc-nic, pcns-bc, is a clinical nurse specialist in the neonatal intensive care unit at University of Colorado Hospital|University of Colorado Health|Colorado Institute for Maternal Fetal Health. Kirtley contributed the neonatal CCRN review questions.
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