Advanced Nursing and Critical Care

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About the course

This CPD day will focus on the advanced nursing care required for the critical care patient. We will learn how to triage and assess the emergency patient so that we can quickly recognise and treat life threatening conditions. Topics to be covered include:

  • How to perform an emergency triage
  • Shock, what it is and how to treat it
  • Intravenous fluid therapy
  • Analgesia for emergency patients
  • Anaesthesia of the septic patient
  • What do when it all goes wrong- CPR

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