Sara Knippa, MS, RN, ACCNS-AG, CCRN, PCCN, is the contributing editor of the column. Sara is clinical nurse specialist/educator in the cardiac intensive care unit at University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora. She welcomes feedback from readers and practice questions from potential contributors at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sara wrote the introduction.
Carol Ann Rauen, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, PCCN, CEN, TCRN, is an independent clinical nurse specialist and education consultant in St Augustine, Florida. She works in the trauma intensive care unit at Orange Park Medical Center, Orange Park, Florida. Carol Ann wrote the adult CCRN questions.
Laura Ullery, MSN, RN, CCNS, ACNS-BC, PCCN, SCRN, is a clinical nurse specialist at Sutter Roseville Medical Center, Roseville, California. She works with the cardiac-monitored units, inpatient diabetes mellitus/glycemic management program, and stroke program. Laura wrote the PCCN review questions.
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