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. NTI - Swan Ganz Monitoring for Your ICU Patient
  2. How to identify ECG changes in electrolyte imbalances??
    by Lakshmi.p Jun 20
    4
    meanmaryjean
  3. New Grad About to Start Working in the ICU - Any Tips?
    by pearlbubbles Jun 14
    6
    jj224
  4. Which unit is more manageable for a newbie: MICU or SICU?
    by Workinghard123 May 13
    5
    TicTok411
  5. NEW RN: Need recommendations
    by Emilyyredd Jun 14
    6
    ClauICURN
  6. RN recovering from perfectionism burnout seeks experienced ICU advice
    by Good_day Jun 21
  7. CCRN Help
    by USNRN90 Jun 3
    3
    SedatedRN
  8. ALS and ATLS, both needed for CCU nurse?
    by jake5497 Jun 16
    6
    jake5497
  9. New icu nurse and feeling discouraged
    by Audi3181 Jun 12
    8
    jojo yanson
  10. Transition into Trauma Stepdown
    by bewitched May 23
    2
    Pixie.RN
  11. ARDS patient, dialysis
    by zzyzx Jun 9
    19
    Dodongo
  12. Icu nurse jersey city medical center
    by lvloverRN Jun 15
  13. Med-Surg ICU Swedish First hill 2017
    by Registerednizzle Dec 3, '16
    4
    liljd
  14. Can lungs be clear AND diminished?
    by Cvepo May 23
    14
    TicTok411
  15. CCRN exam
    by PActuRN Jul 15, '12
    24
    Steph41
  16. CVICU
    by OUxPhys Feb 6
    6
    Noctor_Durse
  17. CMC exam
    by MachewRN May 25
    5
    mcubed45
  18. Is the Canadian CAECCN the same type of exam as the CCRN?
    by lovingicu4ever Jun 4
  19. Metabolic Acidosis and Renal Failure
    by Cowboyardee May 28
    5
    HakunaMatata10
  20. CCRN review question
  21. HELP! Relocating ICU RN to Austin, TX
    by Ebraerman Jan 2
    3
    cleealto
  22. Essentials of Critical Care Orientation (ECCO)
    by CCU BSN RN May 26
    5
    CCU BSN RN
  23. NTI: Post-Procedure Complications
  24. Intensive Care Nursing Role
    by pjsrav May 1
    14
    AceOfHearts<3
  25. NTI Highlights : What is that patient trying to say?
    2
    Pfiesty
  26. Experienced RN seeking ICU residency. Help/Advice!!!
    by amazon050508 May 11, '12
    15
    WestCoastSunRN
  27. NTI - Post ICU Syndrome - First Hand Family Account
    Article by traumaRUs May 24
    2
    spotangel
  28. Pencil and paper for CCRN exam?
    by eashton72 May 22
    5
    Luckyyou
  29. 12-Leads on CCRN Exam
    by DNP2020 May 15
    3
    calivianya
  30. What Happens When We Leave Our Dream Job?
    Article by SICUshortCait Jun 4, '15
    16
    DDRN4me

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