CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac

CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac is available for Nurses who are involved in the care of the cardiac critical care patients who may have a myriad of acute heart-related health issues, often resulting in planned or emergent surgical intervention. Many of these patients are post-open heart surgery patients that require vigilant constant monitoring, having had a CABG, valve replacement, or other surgical repair of the cardiac system.

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  1. Heart Failure ICU?
    by CCURN85 Aug 25, '10
    1
    eCCU
  2. care of patient post code
    by pk1 Jul 29, '10
    9
    brownbook
  3. Advice for "seasoned" nurse moving to ICU
    20
  4. Is CCU Rewarding?
    by rnhopeICU Aug 27, '10
  5. Anybody ever see an IABP balloon failure?
    • Closed
    by catshowlady Sep 12, '09
    21
    JoyfulRN14
  6. American going to Canada for BSN, then working in American ICU? Canadian BSN valid?
    by sixthwannabe Aug 25, '10
  7. Do you stop vasopressors(/inotropes) during a code?
    by Sedate&intubate Jul 30, '10
    9
    aCRNAhopeful
  8. Hyponatremia without obvious primary cause
    by chitchat Aug 18, '10
  9. Is there a good site for the respiratory section of CCRN
    by jmeng Aug 16, '10
    1
    jmeng
  10. Cell phones and equipment
    by General E. Speaking, RN Aug 14, '10
    10
  11. Hemodynamic Monitoring learning
    • Closed
    by fromtheheartRN Feb 28, '07
    3
    jmeng
  12. could someone take a look at these ecgs for accuracy?
    by Kitty Hawk Aug 10, '10
    2
  13. microteaching on temporary pacemaker
    by igsoon Jul 30, '10
    4
    TakeBack
  14. carol
    by tsh236 Aug 15, '10
  15. Does Dobutamine fall into a category of Diuretics somehow?
    by chitchat Aug 10, '10
    5
    fiveofpeep
  16. Blood pressure drop while giving albumin bolus
    by luckyou Aug 7, '10
    9
    wtbcrna
  17. What is a good sedative for a hypotensive patient?
    by nursingdude78 Feb 9, '10
    18
    luckyou
  18. Afib
    by Zaphod Aug 6, '10
    1
    aCRNAhopeful
  19. CCRN Exam
    by CoCo612 Aug 1, '10
    1
    CNL2B
  20. RN's, how do you document findings which are out of your scope?
    by Wile E Coyote Jul 30, '10
    4
  21. Early Mobilization after Open Heart (what does this mean to you?)
    • Closed
    by rickard May 27, '09
    16
    Wile E Coyote
  22. Cardioversion without 5-lead monitoring with Phillips Heartstart Mrx?
    by matthewjdouma Jul 26, '10
    4
    matthewjdouma
  23. Orienting to Open Heart Surgery Patients Today
    by Reno1978 Jun 14, '10
    6
    Reno1978
  24. stopcocks
    by General E. Speaking, RN Jun 11, '10
    17
  25. Open heart ICU
    • Closed
    by Kiwi Oct 23, '04
    53
    FA5.RN
  26. Amiodarone and Lidocaine drips for VTach
    by deemo21 Jun 26, '10
    6
    FA5.RN
  27. New grad needing advice for cardiac interview
    by NrsKate Jul 9, '10
    5
    Bariq
  28. Terified
    by Zaphod Jul 12, '10
    5
    Zaphod
  29. Ekg help
    by newrn05 Jul 2, '10
    4
    JustMe
  30. What are the types of artificial pacemakers?
    by ms.pebbles Jul 3, '10
    11
    P_RN
  31. Multispecialty SICU - how long did you wait before orienting to CABG?
    by CNL2B Jul 2, '10
    5
    tri-rn
  32. Cardiac cath?  Should I be afraid?
    by shortsuzy87 Jun 17, '10
    6
    AllAngelsRN
  33. ccrn exam prep
    by tamcal413 Jun 18, '10
    3
    labcat01
  34. Frequency of running/documenting telemetry strips
    • Closed
    by BennyRsMom Nov 18, '08
    8
    ICUnurse1997
  35. CVICU Stepdown
    by Lil_Mama4sho1 May 12, '10
    4
    IHeartDukeCTICU
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