CE Articles

March 2011

Diagnosis of Pleural Effusion: A Systematic Approach
Evaluation of an Intervention to Maintain Endotracheal Tube Cuff Pressure Within Therapeutic Range
Adverse Clinical Events During Intrahospital Transport by a Specialized Team: A Preliminary Report

January 2011

Protecting Fragile Skin: Nursing Interventions to Decrease Development of Pressure Ulcers in Pediatric Intensive Care
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

Sound Intensity and Noise Evaluation in a Critical Care Unit
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

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