CE Articles

July 2016

Engaging Critically Ill Patients in Symptom Management: Thinking Outside the Box!

May 2016

Underestimation of Pupil Size by Critical Care and Neurosurgical Nurses
Long-Term Survival after Cardiac Surgery in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Ethnographic Investigation of Oral Care in the Intensive Care Unit

March 2016

Bereavement Services Offered in Adult Intensive Care Units in the United States
Use of a Central Catheter Maintenance Bundle in Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals
A Model of Pressure, Oxygenation, and Perfusion Risk Factors for Pressure Ulcers in the Intensive Care Unit

January 2016

Satisfaction With Elimination of all Visitation Restrictions in a Mixed-Profile Intensive Care Unit
Norepinephrine Dosing in Obese and Nonobese Patients With Septic Shock
Health-Related Quality of Life and Associated Factors in Intensive Care Unit Survivors 6 Months After Discharge

November 2015

Verifying Placement of Small-Bore Feeding Tubes: Electromagnetic Device Images Versus Abdominal Radiographs
Validity and Sensitivity of 6 Pain Scales in Critically Ill, Intubated Adults
Vasopressors and Development of Pressure Ulcers in Adult Critical Care Patients

September 2015

Concordance of Nurses and Physicians on Whether Critical Care Patients are Receiving Futile Treatment
Burnout and Resilience Among Nurses Practicing in High-Intensity Settings
Intensive Care Nurses’ Knowledge About Use of Neuromuscular Blocking Agents in Patients With Respiratory Failure

July 2015

Clinical Indicators for Endotracheal Suctioning in Adult Patients Receiving Mechanical Ventilation
Scoring Systems for Outcome Prediction in a Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit: A Comparative Study
Pressure Ulcer Incidence in Patients Wearing Nasal-Oral Versus Full-Face Noninvasive Ventilation Masks

May 2015

Withholding or Continuing Enteral Feedings During Repositioning and the Incidence of Aspiration