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Cardiac surgery essentials for critical care nursing / [edited by] Sonya R. Hardin, Roberta Kaplow ; American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.

Other author/creatorHardin, Sonya R., editor.
Other author/creatorKaplow, Roberta, editor.
Other author/creatorAmerican Association of Critical-Care Nurses.
Format Book and Print
EditionThird editon.
Publication Info Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2020]
Descriptionxvii, 601 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Clinical judgment in critical care -- Cardiovascular anatomy and physiology -- Indications for cardiac surgery -- Preoperative cardiac surgery nursing evaluation -- Heart valve surgery -- Cardiopulmonary bypass and off-pump coronary artery bypass -- Minimally invasive cardiac surgery -- Recovery of anesthesia following cardiac surgery -- Hemodynamic monitoring -- Intra-aortic balloon pump -- Mechanical ventilation after open heart surgery -- Pharmacological support following cardiac surgery -- Postoperative complications of cardiac surgery and nursing interventions -- Pain management -- Postoperative dysrhythmias -- Neurologic complications -- Fluid and electrolyte imbalances following cardiac surgery -- Wound care -- Bridge to transplant and cardiac transplantation -- Complications of obesity of the cardiac surgery patient -- Cardiogenetics -- Nutritional issues in the patient undergoing cardiac surgery -- Psychological support for the patient undergoing cardiac surgery and the family -- Rehabilitation and care of the cardiac surgery patient on discharge -- Post-ICU care and other complications.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2018049396
ISBN9781284154214 (pbk.)

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