Education & CPD

Nursing the Cardiac Patient

5.5NMBI CEUs

* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Monday, 08 May 2017
  •   Registration: Monday, 08 May 2017 09:15
  •   Start: Monday, 08 May 2017 09:30
  •   End: Monday, 08 May 2017 16:15
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, The Whitworth Building North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7

Description

This programme provides a forum to update nurses on national and international trends in the holistic management of patients with cardiac disease. A particular focus of the course is to ensure that content is based on current evidence-based practices within the field of cardiology. The programme is designed to examine new developments in cardiac nursing, particularly in the area of medications and chronic heart failure. Other key topics which will be covered include; cardiac anatomy and physiology, cardiac tests and assessments. The programme promotes the delivery of quality care for patients which is based on current evidence-based practice.
  • Monday, 08 May 2017

  • 09:15
    Registration
  • 09:30
    Introduction and Identifying Personal Learning Objectives
  • 09:50
    Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology
  • 10:50
    Tea / Coffee
  • 11:20
    Cardiac Tests
  • 11:50
    Cardiovascular Assessment
  • 12:20
    Cardiac Medications
  • 13:15
    Lunch
  • 14:00
    Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • 14:50
    Heart Failure
  • 16:00
    Evaluation
  • 16:15
    Close
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, The Whitworth Building North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
Reading List

For access to any of the references below, please contact the library. e: library@inmo.ie, t: 01 6640614

  1. Herber, O.R., Jones, M.C., Smith,K & Johnston, D.W., (2012) Assessing acute coronary syndrome patients' cardia related beliefs, motivation and mood over time to predict non-attendance at cardiac rehabilitation, Journal of Advanced Nursing, pp.2778-2788.

  2. Linden, B., (2013) Management of acute coronary syndrome, British Journal of Cardiac Nursing, pp.363-364.

  3. Marshall, K, (2011) Acute coronary syndrome: diagnosis, risk assessment and management, Nursing Standard, pp.47-58.

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