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

Description

This one day workshop is aimed at enhancing general nurses' knowledge of management of the cardiac patient. Topics covered in this one day workshop include cardiac anatomy and physiology, cardiovascular assessment, cardiac tests, medications, chest pain and heart failure.
  • Monday, 09 October 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, 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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