CE Articles

November 2016

Five-Layered Soft Silicone Foam Dressing to Prevent Pressure Ulcers in the Intensive Care Unit
Prognostic Importance of Sleep Quality in Patients With Heart Failure
Effect of ABCDE Bundle Implementation on Prevalence of Delirium in Intensive Care Unit Patients

September 2016

Sequential Organ Failure Assessment Score Modified for Recent Infection in Patients With Hematologic Malignant Tumors and Severe Sepsis
Implementing an in Situ Mock Code Quality Improvement Program
Quality Improvement Intervention to Decrease Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

July 2016

Delirium in Survivors of Cardiac Arrest Treated With Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia
Association of Injury Factors, Not Body Mass Index, With Hospital Resource Usage in Trauma Patients
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