Ventricular Assist Devices: What Intensive Care Unit Nurses Need to Know About Postoperative Management
Genevieve O’Shea, RN, BN, CCRN-CSC-CMC
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the role of ventricular assist devices in the treatment of patients with end-stage heart failure.
  • Differentiate between pulsatile and nonpulsatile pumps.
  • Recognize the potential complications associated with ventricular assist device implantation.

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: ACC2312
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.50
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 3/1/2015

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Ventricular Assist Devices: What Intensive Care Unit Nurses Need to Know About Postoperative Management

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