CE Articles

June 2010

Nursing Considerations for Children Undergoing Delayed Sternal Closure After Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease

April 2010

Introduction to Progressive Mobility
Undiagnosed Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension at 33 Weeks’ Gestation: A Case Report
Cardiac Amyloidosis
Repair of Ventricular Aneurysm After Stage I Modified Sano-Norwood Procedure

February 2010

Life Review in Critical Care: Possibilities at the End of Life
Embrace Hope: An End-of-Life Intervention to Support Neurological Critical Care Patients and Their Families
Use of Dexmedetomidine for Primary Sedation in a General Intensive Care Unit

December 2009

Edgar Allan Poe, “The Pit and the Pendulum,” and Ventricular Assist Devices
Patient-Ventilator Dyssynchrony: Clinical Significance and Implications for Practice
AACN’s Healthy Work Environment Standards and an Empowering Nurse Advancement System

October 2009

Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: A Nurse’s Guide
Congenital Complete Atrioventricular Block in a Young Man: A Case Study
Continuous ST-Segment Monitoring: 3 Case Studies in Progressive Care

August 2009

Patients’ Perceptions of Nurses’ Skill
Continuous ST-Segment Monitoring: Protocol for Practice
Functional and Cognitive Recovery of Patients With Traumatic Brain Injury<subtitle>Prediction Tree Model Versus General Model</subtitle>

June 2009

Registered Nurses as Family Care Specialists in the Intensive Care Unit
Family-Centered Care: Meeting the Needs of Patients’ Families and Helping Families Adapt to Critical Illness
Implementation of a Rapid Response Team: A Success Story