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. New grad in ICU
    by LissRN07 Apr 14
    10
    CallmedoBBin
  2. Parkland PCU/SICU Residency 2017
    by esrun17 Apr 14
    4
    Renzo13
  3. Are 24-Hour Open Visitation Policies a Bad Idea? (Yes)
    Article by TheCommuter Apr 18, '14
    90
    Pixie.RN
  4. New grad in icu not ready
    by Lizzielizurd Apr 17
    15
    FurBabyMom
  5. CCRN Study tips
    by Chelle2013RN Mar 29
    3
    RedNP
  6. lunch break handoffs
    by bookel Apr 10
    15
    LovingLife123
  7. To suction or not?
    by romantic Apr 10
    10
    LovingLife123
  8. Sterile Water for Enteral Feeding Tubes?
    Poll by med_geek Apr 15, '16
    18
    CCU BSN RN
  9. Is Haloperidol Lactate (short acting) INJECTION administered in ICU
    by 2Bee Apr 12
    7
    ClauICURN
  10. HELP!?! New in a SICU... already cried... totally terrified
    by jlv613 Apr 5
    29
    AK1975
  11. ICU Autonomy
    by OUxPhys Apr 12
    3
    CCU BSN RN
  12. When to call Rapid Response Team?
    by LUCBSN Mar 12
    25
    MusicGuy
  13. Intermediate Trauma to TICU?
    by baleen Apr 11
    6
    baleen
  14. If I have hated home health will I hate critical care?
    by Green8b Apr 5
    8
    Kewi990
  15. ICU
    ICU
    by nsaintlouis Apr 8
    4
    Here.I.Stand
  16. What is the best route? OR to ICU?
    by ntobiasson Apr 8
    1
    Ruby Vee
  17. CCRN
    by FNPhopefull Mar 27
    13
    FNPhopefull
  18. Understanding different gtts for sedation: Propofol vs Precedex vs Versed vs Fentanyl, etc
    by SamTansey Feb 9
    27
    LovingLife123
  19. Is anyone else's ICU more like LTAC?
    by ICUchick Feb 5
    13
    LovingLife123
  20. ICU Question about central line infection control
    by Benj2610 Mar 4
    23
    Nurse_JackieVA
  21. Resigned During Orientation - Advice Needed
    by Bonnie007 Nov 15, '16
    31
    ERpinup
  22. Case Review: Suboxone Overdose and Treatment
    by SamTansey Mar 31
    4
    nrsang97
  23. ICU Drips
    by MeganC012 Apr 4
    5
    ClauICURN
  24. Waffle mattress over ICU bed?
    by Szbeylik Apr 3
    2
    MunoRN
  25. What Certifications should I get?
    by NurseJaz12 Mar 17
    2
    Creamsoda
  26. Internal jugular IV
    by maloneys Feb 8, '15
    16
    offlabel
  27. First week training in the ICU
    by cassxd21 Mar 31
    1
    mcubed45
  28. New BSN looking for ER/ICU Job
    by kruse Mar 30
    2
    OUxPhys
  29. CVICU
    by OUxPhys Feb 6
    5
    OUxPhys
  30. ICU Interview Questions
    by 26.2, BSN Feb 24, '15
    26
    dnyakun1

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