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
    6
    offlabel
  2. Frustrated in the ICU
    by firemedic12 Feb 20
    2
    Pixie.RN
  3. ICU vs ED
    by medicalninja Dec 28, '16
    14
    gemmi999
  4. Struggling with what goes on around me.
    by jaicu Feb 15
    3
    groanup
  5. New Grad in the IICU Advice?
    by TaylorWiley Feb 22
  6. Open Heart Education
    by IcuRN843 Feb 5
    4
    clarkheart
  7. ICU fever
    by mindy kaling Feb 21
    1
    marienm
  8. Is anyone else's ICU more like LTAC?
    by ICUchick Feb 5
    7
    calivianya
  9. Do I transfer?
    by russianbear Feb 21
    2
    russianbear
  10. Why Working ‘Just’ Three Days a Week As a Nurse Is Utterly Exhausting
    by European Jan 22
    8
    firemedic12
  11. CVICU
    by OUxPhys Feb 6
    1
    firemedic12
  12. Understanding different gtts for sedation: Propofol vs Precedex vs Versed vs Fentanyl, etc
    by SamTansey Feb 9
    21
    Dodongo
  13. Case Review: 77 y.o. with acute respiratory failure previously discharged with PNA
    by SamTansey Feb 1
    4
    ghillbert
  14. ICU competencies
    by IcuSadie Feb 17
    1
    Okami_CCRN
  15. Ccrn test dates?
    by AmejoRoo2 Feb 9
    5
  16. From general pediatrics to adult ICU
    by bent1993 Feb 16
    1
    Bottomed out
  17. an ICU nursing book please?
    by txsky Feb 14
    3
    txsky
  18. Albumin and DKA
    by JVerne07 Oct 26, '16
    6
    RescueNinjaKy
  19. Adult and Peds ICU
    by al3x117 Feb 11
    5
    meanmaryjean
  20. CCRN review
    by Chrisc13 Feb 14
    3
    Chrisc13
  21. Resigned During Orientation - Advice Needed
    by Bonnie007 Nov 15, '16
    30
    jennylee321
  22. Neuro ICU vs. Transplant ICU for CRNA School
    by Chelse.RN Jan 28
    9
    lasvegasnurs
  23. CCRN tips
    by puppyluvRN Jan 23
    4
    Tharius
  24. Acetaminophen use, liver damage, and ICU
    by FerrousVirago Feb 5
    12
    offlabel
  25. Neurocritical care for the non-neurocritical care provider
    by NeuroNP Feb 5
  26. New Grad RN going into ICU - prepare?
    by ZrowGz Jan 16
    11
    CallmedoBBin
  27. How do I change a transducer set up?
    by skittleson Dec 9, '16
    4
    William2
  28. What are nurse/patient ratios in Nashville hospital ICU's
    by Callmeflo84 Jan 10
    9
    Bottomed out
  29. Going to a Neuro ICU
    by FDE123 Jan 24
    9
    FDE123
  30. Adult Critical Care Update: New Definitions of Sepsis and Septic Shock
    Article by juan de la cruz Mar 10, '16
    14
    IcUJonSnowed

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