Nurse-Critical Care/Rhythms Articles

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
ACE Inhibitors
Acute Anemia
Acute Closed Angle Glaucoma
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Liver Failure
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Pancreatitis
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Addisonian Crisis
Adenosine
Adrenal Crisis
Adrenal Insufficiency
Adult Dehydration
Adverse Events
Airway Assessment
Airway Management
Airway Suctioning
Albuterol
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alcohol Withdrawal
Allen Test
Alteplase
Alveolar Gas Equation
Alzheimer Disease
Aminocaproic Acid
Amiodarone
Amphetamine Toxicity
Ampicillin/Sulbactam
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Internal Jugular Vein
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Left Anterior Descending (LAD) Artery
Aneurysm, Abdominal Aortic Rupture (AAA)
Angina
Angioedema
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Cerebral Artery Stroke
Antidotes
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Argatroban
Arrhythmias
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Lines
Arterial Pressure Monitoring
Aspiration Risk
Asthma
Asystole
Atelectasis
Atopy
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia (AVNRT)
Atrioventricular Node (AV Node)
Atropine
Autonomic Dysfunction
Autonomic Dysreflexia
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Bacteremia
Bacterial Meningitis
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bacterial Sepsis
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barotrauma And Mechanical Ventilation
Battle Sign
Benzathine Penicillin
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Biochemistry, Lipopolysaccharide
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Brain Death
Brain Trauma
Brainstem Death
Bronchiolitis
Bumetanide
Burn Classification
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Fluid Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Calcium Channel Blockers
Calcium Gluconate
Caloric Reflex Test
Capillary Refill Time
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization Risks and Complications
Cardiac Enzymes
Cardiac Exam
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest In Children
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardioversion, Pharmacological
Care Of A Chest Tube
Cauda Equina And Conus Medullaris Syndromes
Caustic Ingestions
Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI)
Central Line Management
Central Line Placement
Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Central Venous Catheter
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical Injury
Chest Pain
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Intussusception
Choking
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Clopidogrel
Cocaine
Coma
Commotio Cordis
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive Heart Failure And Pulmonary Edema
Constrictive-Effusive Pericarditis
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Coronary Artery Perforation
Coronary Artery Stents
Coronary Artery Thrombus
Coronary Perfusion Pressure
Cough
Crystalloid Fluids
Cultural Religious Competence In Clinical Practice
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
D Dimer
Death and Dying
Decerebrate And Decorticate Posturing
Decorticate Posturing
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Defibrillation
Delirium
Delirium Tremens (DT)
Diabetes Insipidus
Digitalis Toxicity
Digoxin
Digoxin Toxicity
Diltiazem
Diphenhydramine
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Dobutamine
Domestic Violence
Dopamine
Dose Calculation
Dose Calculation (Desired Over Have Formula)
Double Defibrillation
Drug Labeling
Duodenal Ulcer
Dyspnea
ECG (EKG) Rhythm
ECG T Wave
Ectopic Pregnancy
Electrical Alternans
Electrical Axis (Normal, Right Axis Deviation, and Left Axis Deviation)
Electrocardiogram
Electrolytes
Emergency Department Triage
Emphysema
EMS Chest Injury
EMS, Disordered Sleep And Work Schedule
EMTALA And Transfers
End of Life Care
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Epiglottitis
Epinephrine
Etomidate
External Pacemaker
Fasciotomy
Fat Embolism
Features, Evaluation, and Treatment of Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Feeding Tube
Femoral Vein Central Venous Access
Fever of Unknown Origin (FUO)
First Degree Heart Block
Flail Chest
Fluid Management
Fluid Resuscitation
Foot Ulcer
Foreign Body Aspiration
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Frostbite
Furosemide
Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizure
Geriatric Head Injury
Glasgow Coma Scale
Glucagon
Good Samaritan Laws
Guillain Barre Syndrome
Head Trauma
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hemothorax
Heparin
Hepatic Cirrhosis
High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis
High Flow Nasal Cannula
Hip Fracture Overview
Histology, Male Urethra
Holter Monitor
Hospice Care
Human Insulin
Hydrocarbon Inhalation
Hydrocarbon Toxicity
Hydrochlorothiazide
Hypercalcemia
Hypercapnea
Hypercarbia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Emergency
Hypocalcemia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypomagnesemia
Hyponatremia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
Ibutilide
Ileostomy
Implantable Defibrillator
Implantable Loop Recorder
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Inhalation Injury
Insensible Fluid Loss
Interprofessional Rounds in the ICU
Intracranial Hypertension
Intramuscular Injection
Intraosseous Vascular Access
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Isoproterenol
Jugular Venous Distention (JVD)
Junctional Rhythm
Kernig Sign
Ketamine
Laryngeal Injury
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Laryngotracheal Stenosis
Le Fort Fractures
Left Bundle Branch Block (LBBB)
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (LVH)
Lipid Emulsion Therapy
Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH)
Lower Extremity Amputation
Lung Exam
Lung Sounds
Magnesium Sulfate
Malignant Hypertension
Mannitol
Mechanical Ventilation
Meckel Diverticulum
Medical Error Prevention
Medication Errors
Mendelson Syndrome
Meningitis
Mental Status Examination
Meperidine
Metabolic Acidosis
Methamphetamine Toxicity
Methanol Toxicity
Metolazone
Metoprolol
Mexiletine
Morphine
Mucolytic Medications
Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT)
Multiple Myeloma
Muscarinic Agonists
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction Serum Markers
Naloxone
Nasogastric Tube
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Neuroanatomy, Middle Cerebral Artery
Neurogenic Shock
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Neutropenia
Niacin Toxicity
Nitroglycerin
Non ST Segment Elevation (NSTEMI) Myocardial Infarction
Norepinephrine
Nosocomial Pneumonia
Nursing Admission Assessment and Examination
Nursing Process
Operative Risk
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Toxicity
P wave
Pacemaker
Pacemaker Indications
Pacemaker Malfunction
Pantoprazole
Parkland Formula
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Partial Pressure Of Oxygen (PO2)
Pathophysiology Of Asthma
Peak Flow Rate Measurement
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Pneumonia
Pentamidine
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Pericarditis
Peripheral Line Placement
Peritonsillar Abscess
Physiology, Airway Resistance
Physiology, AV Junction
Physiology, Bile
Physiology, Bradykinin
Physiology, Bundle of His
Physiology, Cardiac Index
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Exocrine Gland
Physiology, Frank Starling Law
Physiology, Heat Loss (Convection, Evaporation, Radiation)
Physiology, Korotkoff Sound
Physiology, Maternal Changes
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Metabolic Alkalosis
Physiology, Myocardial Oxygen Demand
Physiology, Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Sinoatrial Node (SA Node)
Physiology, Stroke Volume
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pneumocephalus
Pneumocystis (Carinii) Jiroveci Pneumonia
Post Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS)
Post Resuscitation Management
Posterior Cerebral Artery Stroke
Posterior Myocardial Infarction
Potassium
Power of Attorney
Precordial Thump
Premature Atrial Contractions (PAC)
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Pressure Controlled Ventilation
Pressure Injury
Presyncope
Prinzmetal Angina
Procedural Sedation
Promethazine
Propofol
Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia
Pulsus Alternans
Pupillary Light Reflex
Radial Artery Cannulation
Reentrant Arrhythmias
Respiratory Acidosis
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Respiratory Failure
Rhabdomyolysis
Rheumatic Heart Disease
Right Heart Failure
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Risk Factors For Coronary Artery Disease
Rule of Nines
Salicylates Toxicity
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scorpion Toxicity
Seizure
Seizure Precautions
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Shock
Sickle Cell Crisis
Sickle Cell Disease
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Sodium Nitroprusside
Spinal Shock
Splenic Rupture
Stable Angina
Stages of Dying
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Stimulants
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hematoma
Suction Drains
Sudden Cardiac Death
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Sympathomimetics
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Synchronized Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation
Syncope
Syncope And Related Paroxysmal Spells
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Targeted Temperature Management (TTM, Therapeutic Hypothermia)
Tension Pneumothorax
Testicular Torsion
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thoracic Aorta Aneurysm
Thoracotomy
Thromboelastography (TEG)
Thrombolytic Therapy
Thyroid Storm
Tibial Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Torsade de Pointes
Total Parenteral Nutrition
Toxic Shock Syndrome
TPA Therapy
Tracheostomy
Tracheostomy Tube Change
Transfusion Reactions
Transient Ischemic Attack
Trauma Assessment
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tricuspid Regurgitation (Tricuspid Insufficiency)
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Ultrasound Guided Intravenous Access
Umbilical Artery Catheterization
Unconscious Patient
Unilateral Diaphragmatic Paralysis
Unstable Angina
Urinary Tract Infection
Vagal Maneuver
Vasopressin (Antidiuretic Hormone, ADH)
Vasovagal Episode
Vein Obstruction
Ventilation Assist Control
Ventilator Management
Ventilator Safety
Ventilator Weaning
Ventilator-associated Pneumonia
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Premature Complexes
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Vital Sign Assessment
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vocal Fremitus
Warfarin Toxicity
Wellens Syndrome
Wheezing
Wide QRS Complex Tachycardia
Withdrawal Syndromes
Ziprasidone