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Advanced Management of Complex and Critically Ill Patients:
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
$119.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
6 hr 19 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
CYNDI ZARBANO, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
10/6/2016
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV075310
Objectives
At the completion of this program, you should be able to:

  1. Summarize the difference between preload, contractility and afterload as components impacting cardiac output.
  2. Identify correct locations for measuring CVP, Arterial Line and Wedge waveforms.
  3. Differentiate between hypotonic, isotonic and hypertonic IV fluids and when each is considered most effective.
  4. Recognize the blood product of choice for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy.
  5. Contrast the difference between hypovolemic shock, septic shock and cardiovascular shock in both assessment and treatment priorities.
  6. Identify two ways to increase the ventilator patient’s oxygenation status.
  7. Compare and contrast CPAP and BiPAP, as well as their target populations.
  8. State 5 common causes of delirium.
  9. Identify the difference between a STEMI and NSTEMI.
  10. Recognize the three biggest concerns patients recognize at end of life.
Outline
  1. Understand Hemodynamics Today
    1. Cardiac Output = Heart Rate x Stroke Volume
      1. Use a simple analogy to learn the components and finally Get It
    2. Preload, Afterload and Contractility
    3. Manipulating the mathematical equation to stabilize
  2. The ICU Trio in Crisis!
    1. IV Fluids - picking the right one for the situation
    2. 5 pressor agents - How they work when to use them
      1. Blood products! FFP, Platelets, PRBC’s and Cryoprecipitate
  3. Demystify hemodynamic waveforms and Correctly Measuring Each
    1. Assessment clues to hemodynamic instability
    2. Central Venous Pressures
    3. Arterial Lines
    4. Swan Ganz Catheters
  4. Mechanical Ventilation for Nurses
    1. How to manage patients on ventilators
    2. Avoiding Ventilator Acquired Pneumonia (VAP)
    3. Using CPAP or BiPAP
  5. Manage Shock
    1. Assessment and management of:
      1. Cardiogenic Shock
      2. Septic Shock
      3. Hypovolemic Shock
  6. Manage the Neuro Patient
    1. Use a “5-point Neuro Check” to easily identify changes in condition
    2. Stroke and Stabilization
      1. Ischemic
      2. Hemorrhagic
      3. Delirium
      4. How to assess & intervene
  7. Life-threatening EKG Changes: Clues from the 12-Lead
    1. Spectrum of coronary artery ischemia
    2. 5-step method for finding myocardial ischemia and injury
    3. STEMI and NSTEMI - What’s the difference?
    4. Location, location, location!
  8. End-of-Life Care in the ICU
    1. The needs of the patient
    2. Practical tips to help your patients and families with the end-of-life journey
Author

CYNDI ZARBANO, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC

Cyndi Zarbano, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC, has been a nurse for more than 25 years and a legal nurse consultant (LNC) for 12. Many of her cases in the last decade have been consulting and educating nurses who have gotten into trouble with the board of nursing and helping hem complete their corrective action stipulations. Medication errors and patient injury are a common cause of corrective action, license suspension and loss of license.

Cyndi’s clinical area of expertise has been in various intensive care/critical care roles, currently working for Mayo in Minnesota. She has been a national seminar speaker for over ten years speaking to diverse healthcare audiences throughout the country. During her presentations, she has earned the reputation of keeping attendees engaged with the use of current clinical knowledge, fascinating legal stories, and the interjection of nursing humor to keep it fun.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Cyndi Zarbano is the owner of Clinical Review Consultants. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Cyndi Zarbano has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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Audience
Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Physician Assistants, Respiratory Care Practitioners