On-Demand Program | Med-Surg 365 | Cardiovascular Impairments
This module reviews the epidemiology, pathology, risk factors, clinical findings, and nursing management strategies for the most common cardiovascular diseases. Learn to expertly assess your patients for cardiovascular impairments and prevent adverse outcomes.
Laurie Soine, PhD, ACNP, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Cardiology, UW Medicine/UW Medical Center, Seattle
Teaching Associate, Dept. of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, UW School of Medicine, Seattle
Commissioner, Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission, WA State Dept. of Health
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the end of this module, participants will be better able to:
- Explain the benefits and strategies for cardiovascular assessment.
- Describe the epidemiology, pathology, risk factors, clinical findings and nursing management strategies for the following disease processes: Hypertension, Coronary heart disease, Heart failure, Aortic dissection.
- 2.50 Contact hours