Critical Care Nursing

Begin reading thousands of high level critical care nursing discussions with nurses in your specialty. Here you can post questions or comments that pertain to ICU nursing that might cross over from SICU to MICU to CCU or any other specialized ICU. Some topics that have been discussed include nurse/pt ratio, types of equipment, vent weaning, and meds specific to ICU.

  1. Fluid Resuscitation for Renal Failure/CHF
    by FazzDazzle Feb 20
    7
    MunoRN
  2. Why did you choose to be an ICU Nurse?
    by al3x117 Feb 25
    5
    firemedic12
  3. CPR
    CPR
    by Vijayallnurse Feb 26
    2
    firemedic12
  4. Adult and Peds ICU
    by al3x117 Feb 11
    6
    Julius Seizure
  5. Understanding different gtts for sedation: Propofol vs Precedex vs Versed vs Fentanyl, etc
    by SamTansey Feb 9
    23
    offlabel
  6. ICU vs ED
    by medicalninja Dec 28, '16
    15
    SunnyCCRN
  7. Frustrated in the ICU
    by firemedic12 Feb 20
    3
    SunnyCCRN
  8. Neuro ICU to NICU
    by iggyalligator Feb 24
    2
    iggyalligator
  9. Struggling with what goes on around me.
    by jaicu Feb 15
    3
    groanup
  10. New Grad in the IICU Advice?
    by TaylorWiley Feb 22
  11. Open Heart Education
    by IcuRN843 Feb 5
    4
    clarkheart
  12. ICU fever
    by mindy kaling Feb 21
    1
    marienm
  13. Is anyone else's ICU more like LTAC?
    by ICUchick Feb 5
    7
    calivianya
  14. Do I transfer?
    by russianbear Feb 21
    2
    russianbear
  15. Why Working ‘Just’ Three Days a Week As a Nurse Is Utterly Exhausting
    by European Jan 22
    8
    firemedic12
  16. CVICU
    by OUxPhys Feb 6
    1
    firemedic12
  17. Case Review: 77 y.o. with acute respiratory failure previously discharged with PNA
    by SamTansey Feb 1
    4
    ghillbert
  18. ICU competencies
    by IcuSadie Feb 17
    1
    Okami_CCRN
  19. Ccrn test dates?
    by AmejoRoo2 Feb 9
    5
  20. From general pediatrics to adult ICU
    by bent1993 Feb 16
    1
  21. an ICU nursing book please?
    by txsky Feb 14
    3
    txsky
  22. Albumin and DKA
    by JVerne07 Oct 26, '16
    6
    RescueNinjaKy
  23. CCRN review
    by Chrisc13 Feb 14
    3
    Chrisc13
  24. Resigned During Orientation - Advice Needed
    by Bonnie007 Nov 15, '16
    30
    jennylee321
  25. Neuro ICU vs. Transplant ICU for CRNA School
    by Chelse.RN Jan 28
    9
    lasvegasnurs
  26. CCRN tips
    by puppyluvRN Jan 23
    4
    Tharius
  27. Acetaminophen use, liver damage, and ICU
    by FerrousVirago Feb 5
    12
    offlabel
  28. Neurocritical care for the non-neurocritical care provider
    by NeuroNP Feb 5
  29. New Grad RN going into ICU - prepare?
    by ZrowGz Jan 16
    11
    CallmedoBBin
  30. How do I change a transducer set up?
    by skittleson Dec 9, '16
    4
    William2

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