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Cardiovascular

Creator:   Editor
Updated:   7/15/2010
Contains:  95 items
These articles discuss various topics related to the cardiovascular system.

A Systematic Review of the Predictive Value of a Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography as Compared With Coronary Calcium Scoring in Alternative Noninvasive Technique in Detecting Coronary Artery Disease and Evaluating Acute Coronary Syndrome in an Acute Care Setting

Bunch, Azalea Marie

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(2):73-83, March/April 2012.

A Systematic Review of the Predictive Value of a Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography as Compared With Coronary Calcium Scoring in Alternative Noninvasive Technique in Detecting Coronary Artery Disease and Evaluating Acute Coronary Syndrome in an Acute Care Setting

Bunch, Azalea Marie

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(2):73-83, March/April 2012.

Percutaneously Implanted Left Ventricular Assist Device: Establishing a Program From Implant to Intensive Care Unit

Speiser, Bernadette S.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 30(5):236-240, September-October 2011.

Electrocardiogram Lead Selection Using Critical Thinking: Concerning Women and Heart Disease and a Case of Wellens Syndrome

Moseley, Marthe J.; Allen, David; Martell, Maximino

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(6):253-258, November-December 2010.

Donation After Cardiac Death: Ethical Dilemmas and Implications for Advanced Practice Nurses

Everidge, Caryn S.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(4):228-234, July/August 2012.

Evaluation of an Evidence-Based Practice Implementation: Prophylactic Amiodarone Following Coronary Artery Revascularization

Hoffmann, Mary C.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(3):193-201, May/June 2012.

Nurse-Driven Titration of Continuous Insulin Infusion in Post–Cardiac Surgery Patients

Nyquist, Sharon K.; Anderson, JoAnn L.; Donahue, Rachel H.; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(3):188-192, May/June 2012.

A Systematic Review of the Predictive Value of a Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography as Compared With Coronary Calcium Scoring in Alternative Noninvasive Technique in Detecting Coronary Artery Disease and Evaluating Acute Coronary Syndrome in an Acute Care Setting

Bunch, Azalea Marie

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(2):73-83, March/April 2012.

Explanatory Models of Heart Failure Etiology

Clark, Angela P.; McDougall, Graham J. Jr; Joiner-Rogers, Glenda; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(1):46-52, January/February 2012.

Upstream Palliative Care for the Patient With a Left Ventricular Assist Device as Destination Therapy

Byram, Elaine Karen

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(1):18-24, January/February 2012.

Strategies for Decreasing Vascular Complications in Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization Patients

Cale, Laureen; Constantino, Rose

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(1):13-17, January/February 2012.

Amiodarone Use to Prevent Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation After Cardiac Surgery

McAlister, Blair S.; Davis, Stephanie C.; Whitcomb, John J.; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 31(1):7-12, January/February 2012.

Changes in Myocardial Infarction-Specific Sexual Counseling by Cardiac Nurses

Steinke, Elaine E.; Barnason, Susan; Mosack, Victoria; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 30(6):331-338, November-December 2011.

Systems Biology in Critical-Care Nursing

Schallom, Lynn; Thimmesch, Amanda R.; Pierce, Janet D.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 30(1):1-7, January-February 2011.

Hypertrophies and Intraventricular Conduction Defects: Causes, Presentation, and Significance

Josephson, Linda

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(6):259-275, November-December 2010.

Coronary Artery Disease in Women: The Myth Still Exists, Unfortunately

Miracle, Vickie A.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(4):215-221, September-October 2010.

Monitoring Intrathoracic Impedance in Heart Failure Patients: Implications for Inpatient Use

Calabrese, Mary S.; Thompson, Elizabeth J.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(4):203-210, September-October 2010.

Identification of Vascular Bleeding Complications After Cardiac Catheterization Through Development and Implementation of a Cardiac Catheterization Risk Predictor Tool

Sedlacek, Mary Ann; Newsome, Joseph

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(3):145-152, May-June 2010.

Using the Synergy Model to Guide the Practice of Rapid Response Teams

Arashin, Kelly A.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(3):120-124, May-June 2010.

NNN Language and Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines for Acute Cardiac Care: Retaining the Essence of Nursing

Van Horn, Elizabeth R.; Kautz, Donald D.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(2):69-72, March-April 2010.

Evidence-Based Nursing: The Role of the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in the Management of Heart Failure Patients in the Outpatient Setting

Case, Rachel; Haynes, Donna; Holaday, Bonnie; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 29(2):57-62, March-April 2010.

Prevention of Sternal Wound Infections After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery With Use of Insulin Drug Therapy: A Review of the Literature

Killian, Maggie; Russell, Anne C.; Keister, Kathy J.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 28(5):199-203, September-October 2009.

Perceptions of Recovery, Physical Health, Personal Meaning, Role Function, and Social Support After First-Time Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Kan, Eden Zabat

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 28(4):189-195, July-August 2009.

Psychological Impact of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator on Their Recipients

Wheeler, Erlinda C.; Pretzer-Aboff, Ingrid; Hardie, Thomas; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 28(4):176-181, July-August 2009.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training for Family Members

Liu, Haiyan; Clark, Angela P.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 28(4):156-163, July-August 2009.

Risk Factors as Predictors of Sexual Activity in Heart Failure

Steinke, Elaine E.; Mosack, Victoria; Wright, David W.; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 28(3):123-129, May-June 2009.

Myocardial Infarction in Women: Promoting Symptom Recognition, Early Diagnosis, and Risk Assessment

Zbierajewski-Eischeid, Samantha J.; Loeb, Susan J.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 28(1):1-6, January-February 2009.

Complications in Patients With Ventricular Assist Devices

Barnes, Katrina

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 27(6):233-241, November-December 2008.

Cardiac Syndrome X: A Brief Overview for Nurses

Slobodny, Paul R.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 27(5):209-212, September-October 2008.

Ultrasound-Assisted Drug Delivery for Treatment of Venous Thrombosis: A Case Study

Marchiondo, Kathleen; Frink, Amber

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 27(5):203-208, September-October 2008.

Family Stress, Family Adaptation, and Psychological Well-Being of Elderly Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Patients

McLain, Rhonda M.; Dashiff, Carol

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 27(3):125-131, May-June 2008.

Revitalizing an Established Rapid Response Team

Genardi, Mary Ellen; Cronin, Sherill Nones; Thomas, LaDonna

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 27(3):104-109, May-June 2008.

The Use of β-Blockers to Decrease Adverse Perioperative Cardiac Events

Ryder, Debora L.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 27(2):47-53, March-April 2008.

Guideline Development and Education to Insure Accurate and Consistent Pulmonary Artery Wedge Pressure Measurement by Nurses in Intensive Care Units

Wiener, Barry; Chacko, Soosan; Cron, Stanley G.; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 26(6):263-268, November-December 2007.

Patent Foramen Ovale and Cryptogenic Stroke

Jaquis, Jeri

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 26(6):233-236, November-December 2007.

Blood Pressure and Risks of Vascular Complications After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Dumont, Cheryl J.P.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 26(3):121-127, May-June 2007.

Caring for Patients With Traumatic Injuries of the Thoracic Aorta

Collins, Angela Smith; Dinsmore, David

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 26(2):51-56, March-April 2007.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: How Far Have We Come?

Whitcomb, John J.; Blackman, Virginia Schmied

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 26(1):1-6, January-February 2007.

Identification of Special Care Needs: The Comparison of the Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit Patient and Nurse

Godfrey, Brittany; Parten, Connie; Buckner, Ellen B.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(6):275-282, November-December 2006.

Broken Hearts: Differentiating Stress-induced Cardiomyopathy From Acute Myocardial Infarction in the Patient Presenting With Acute Coronary Syndrome

Purgason, Katey

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(6):247-253, November-December 2006.

Coronary Artery Disease in Women: The Myth Still Exists

Miracle, Vickie A.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(5):209-215, September-October 2006.

Predictors of Vascular Complications Post Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization and Percutaneous Coronary Interventions

Dumont, Cheryl J. P.; Keeling, Arlene W.; Bourguignon, Cheryl; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(3):137-142, May-June 2006.

Cognitive Impairment in Heart Failure

Clark, Angela P.; McDougall, Graham

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(3):93-100, May-June 2006.

Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest

Keresztes, Patricia A.; Brick, Katie

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(2):71-76, March-April 2006.

Deep Vein Thrombosis in Hospitalized Patients: A Review of Evidence-based Guidelines for Prevention

Kehl-Pruett, Wendy

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(2):53-59, March-April 2006.

The Effects of Vasopressin on the Renal System in Vasodilatory Shock

Gessner, Patty

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 25(1):1-8, January-February 2006.

Development of the Implanted Devices Adjustment Scale

Beery, Theresa A.; Baas, Linda S.; Matthews, Helga; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 24(5):242-248, September-October 2005.

Psychosocial Interventions for Panic Disorder After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft: A Case Study

Reid, Tony; Denieffe, Suzanne; Denny, Margaret; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 24(4):165-170, July-August 2005.

Critical Care Challenges in the Adult ECMO Patient

Gay, Sarah E.; Ankney, Natalie; Cochran, Joel B.; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 24(4):157-162, July-August 2005.

Using a 0-10 Scale for Assessment of Anxiety in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction

De Jong, Maj Marla J.; An, Kyungeh; McKinley, Sharon; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 24(3):139-146, May-June 2005.

Risk Factor Clusters for Metabolic Syndrome in Coronary Heart Disease: State of the Science

Saylor, Jennifer

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 24(2):64-69, March-April 2005.

Radiofrequency Ablation in the Pulmonary Veins for Paroxysmal, Drug-resistant Atrial Fibrillation

Thompson, Elizabeth J.; Reich, Deborah A.; Meadows, Jennifer L.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 23(6):255-263, November-December 2004.

Blood Conservation Strategies in Cardiovascular Surgery

Maglish Ehrman, Barbara L.; Moore, Holly A.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 23(6):244-252, November-December 2004.

Enhanced External Counterpulsation: Bringing the Concept of the Intraaortic Balloon Pump to the Outpatient Setting

Lonergan-Thomas, Helen; Brennan, Sharon; Cianci, Pamela; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 23(3):119-121, May/June 2004.

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