Clinical judgment in critical care -- Cardiovascular anatomy and physiology -- Indications for cardiac surgery -- Preoperative cardiac surgery nursing evaluation -- Heart valve surgery -- Cardiopulmonary bypass and off-pump coronary artery bypass -- Minimally invasive cardiac surgery -- Recovery of anesthesia following cardiac surgery -- Hemodynamic monitoring -- Intra-aortic balloon pump -- Mechanical ventilation after open heart surgery -- Pharmacological support following cardiac surgery -- Postoperative complications of cardiac surgery and nursing interventions -- Pain management -- Postoperative dysrhythmias -- Neurologic complications -- Fluid and electrolyte imbalances following cardiac surgery -- Wound care -- Bridge to transplant and cardiac transplantation -- Complications of obesity of the cardiac surgery patient -- Cardiogenetics -- Nutritional issues in the patient undergoing cardiac surgery -- Psychological support for the patient undergoing cardiac surgery and the family -- Rehabilitation and care of the cardiac surgery patient on discharge -- Post-ICU care and other complications.
"The American Society of Echocardiography's 'Focused Cardiac Ultrasound: Fundamental Principles of Acquisition and Interpretation' is an instructional video to be used for self-guided learning and professional lectures. The DVD features several interactive sections for flexible presentation, including an easy to navigate DVD menu, imaging examples of a wide variety of pathologies, case presentations with discussions, and an interpretation practice section designed to gauge levels of familiarly with the materials presented." -- American Society of Echocardiography website.
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