CARDIOVASCULAR PACKAGE - 20 CONTACT HOURS - NDS20

$89.95

Contact hours will be awarded until the package's expiration date of 9/30/2019.

Cardiovascular diseases and related complications are among the most common chronic conditions in the adult population. Nurses must stay current in relevant clinical information to meet the needs of their patients. This comprehensive 20-hour CE package will provide the learner with both overview and disease-specific content, including: Fundamentals of Cardiovascular Nursing, Understanding Hypertension, Cardiovascular Pharmacology and ECG Interpretation.

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Cardiovascular Pharmacology, 3rd Edition
Ongoing education is needed to keep pace with these evolving changes and to equip nursing professionals with the necessary knowledge and...

Ongoing education is needed to keep pace with these evolving changes and to equip nursing professionals with the necessary knowledge and skills to implement the most recent advances in treatment. Nurses have an important responsibility in caring for patients who are receiving these medications. Knowledge of cardiovascular medications, their effects on the body, and their administration; assessment of therapeutic and adverse effects; and patient education are essential. The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of cardiovascular pharmacology. With an ever-increasing number of patients living longer, quality nursing care for those receiving drugs for cardiovascular disease will make this knowledge critical.

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ECG Interpretation: A Step-by-Step Approach, 2nd Edition
Provides an overview of both normal sinus rhythm and dysrhythmias. Treatment methods discussed include defibrillators and pacemakers. Th...

Provides an overview of both normal sinus rhythm and dysrhythmias. Treatment methods discussed include defibrillators and pacemakers. The course begins with the normal electrical conduction of the heart, and then reviews the steps of how to interpret electrocardiography (ECG). You will learn how to determine the heart rhythm and heart rate. Special considerations associated with Acute Coronary Syndrome are featured. Today, ECG interpretation is a skill necessary for nurses in a variety of clinical settings. The ability for nurses to quickly and accurately identify dysrhythmias is vital to assure prompt interventions and life-saving measures when necessary. Case Studies help connect content with practice.

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Fundamentals of Cardiovascular Nursing: Biology and Epidemiology
Heightened awareness among clinicians and patients is the first step toward impacting cardiovascular disease. Nurses with comprehensive ...

Heightened awareness among clinicians and patients is the first step toward impacting cardiovascular disease. Nurses with comprehensive knowledge of cardiovascular anatomy and physiology have a key role in the early recognition and treatment of patients with cardiovascular disease. Foundational information of cardiovascular care helps initiate prevention discussions and lifestyle management interventions. Through patient education and quality care, nurses can prevent premature disease and death among patients with cardiovascular disease.

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Understanding Hypertension: Treatment and Management
The purpose of this course is to increase the knowledge of APRNs on the diagnosis, counseling, and management of HTN. Management of trea...

The purpose of this course is to increase the knowledge of APRNs on the diagnosis, counseling, and management of HTN. Management of treatment-resistant HTN is beyond the scope of this course. After completion of this course, APRNs will be able to select and implement appropriate first-line and add-on treatment for the management of HTN based on current evidence-based practice guidelines. They will be able to identify appropriate therapeutic goals based on stages of HTN and comorbidities. Additionally, they will be able to provide effective education and counseling on medication management and lifestyle modifications. As a result, these clinicians will be able to incorporate evidence-based strategies, tools, and patient resources into the workflow to enhance quality of care.