CE Articles

January 2011

Effects of β-Blockers and Anxiety on Complication Rates After Acute Myocardial Infarction
Caregivers of the Chronically Critically Ill After Discharge From the Intensive Care Unit: Six Months’ Experience

November 2010

Current Practices for Withdrawal of Life Support in Intensive Care Units
Nursing Specialty Certification and Nursing-Sensitive Patient Outcomes in the Intensive Care Unit
Elevated Cardiac Troponin I and Functional Recovery and Disability in Patients After Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Sound Intensity and Noise Evaluation in a Critical Care Unit

September 2010

Multifactor Clinical Score and Outcome of Mechanical Ventilation Weaning Trials: Burns Wean Assessment Program
Perceived Support Among Families Deciding About Organ Donation for Their Loved Ones: Donor Vs Nondonor Next Of Kin
Signs and Symptoms of Heart Failure: Are You Asking the Right Questions?

July 2010

Differences in Level of Care at the End of Life According to Race
Patient Satisfaction and Documentation of Pain Assessments and Management After Implementing the Adult Nonverbal Pain Scale
Reliability of Intrabladder Pressure Measurement in Intensive Care

May 2010

Behavioral Determinants of Hand Hygiene Compliance in Intensive Care Units
Certification, Empowerment, and Intent to Leave Current Position and the Profession Among Critical Care Nurses
Critical Care Clinicians’ Knowledge of Evidence-Based Guidelines for Preventing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

March 2010

Current Practice in Airway Management: A Descriptive Evaluation
Cardiac Surgical Nurses’ Use of Atrial Electrograms to Improve Diagnosis of Arrhythmia
Impact of Morbidity and Mortality Conferences on Analysis of Mortality and Critical Events in Intensive Care Practice

January 2010

Monitor Alarm Fatigue: Standardizing Use of Physiological Monitors and Decreasing Nuisance Alarms
Isolation Precautions for Methicillin-Resistant <italic>Staphylococcus aureus:</italic> Electronic Surveillance to Monitor Adherence