You could succeed on the Pediatrics HESI exam if you did well on the Med Surg exam. However, studying the Pediatrics portion of the HESI book will make the exam significantly easier for you. This being said, this exam expects that you still know the information from HESI 3: Med Surg.
- Marry the Erikson developmental stages. Know them inside and out.
- Know what happens at what age. For example, three year old can ride a tricycle.
- There are numerous cardiac questions related to Peds. Know the Pediatric related cardiac conditions.
- Know the immunizations timing and schedule.