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. Reducing Re-Intubation Rates - One Protocol....
    Article by traumaRUs Oct 15
    2
    Medic/Nurse
  2. Donor families
    by RNHeartNurse Oct 12
    1
    Mergirlc
  3. In the ICU, do you get a tech?
    Poll by Blondekristi Aug 20
    23
    Bubbly26
  4. Pregnant working in a very understaffed ICU
    by alicestill Oct 3
    9
    RNNPICU
  5. CRRT
    by Emily ICU Oct 10
    3
    Cowboyardee
  6. LTAC TO ICU
    by Dindin14 Oct 7
    1
    bellegrl10
  7. Kaiser Permanente
    by codebluemayhem Oct 3
    1
    ICUman
  8. Pass CCRN question bank
    by Turkeylips Oct 9, '17
    7
    Nnemirov
  9. Esmolol and Norepi
    by Cvepo Sep 24
    3
    hockeynpolo
  10. New grad. start
    by Flightmed123 May 25
    8
    CCU BSN RN
  11. Interview advice for an experienced oncology nurse seeking to transfer
    by nurse__joy Sep 24
    2
    CCU BSN RN
  12. CCRN 2018
    by RachelP_CRNA2B Jun 6
    11
    ICUman
  13. Just took the CCRN 20 Minutes Ago
    by Shondimahogany Jul 10, '15
    9
    HAMBURGLER
  14. icu career advice
    by Nursesky94 Jul 29
    8
    Nursesky94
  15. Can med surg nurse go into ICU?
    by CinLeo42 Aug 6
    11
    CinLeo42
  16. New job as critical care practice specialist
    by Mom2twins2007 Sep 21
    1
    PaSSiNGaS
  17. How do you deal with a rape threat from a patient?
    by pearlbubbles Sep 16
    4
    LovingLife123
  18. Stepdown / IMU
    by Wayne47 Sep 9
    5
    CCU BSN RN
  19. Preparing to Apply to ICU
    by mph53953 Sep 16
    1
    CCU BSN RN
  20. How long is enough time to stay in the ICU?
    by Nurse3242 Sep 10
    5
    EllaBella1
  21. Deciding on a unit!
    Poll by rnsimmons Mar 3
    4
    BrittanyNicole
  22. Weaning/extubating vented patients
    by JBMmom Sep 10
    4
    SopranoKris
  23. CCRN exam and Laura Gasparis lecture
    by angmags Jul 31
    5
    BrittanyNicole
  24. What in the world is this rhythm?!
    by BSN_Studnt Aug 5
    19
    BrittanyNicole
  25. ICCU interview advice
    by Nursedancer4 Aug 28
    3
    BrittanyNicole
  26. Intubation turning into a code blue
    by ICUisLife May 18
    10
    BrittanyNicole
  27. CCRN
    by Brec16 Sep 4
    3
    BrittanyNicole
  28. ICU - not for the faint of heart
    Article by Chancub Aug 18, '17
    3
    BrittanyNicole
  29. Why did you choose to be an ICU Nurse?
    by al3x117 Feb 25, '17
    16
    BrittanyNicole
  30. Floating to CVICU
    by SE2010 Sep 1
    2
    CareerStudent10

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