Management of Patients After Percutaneous Coronary Interventions

Shoulders-Odom, Bridget
October 2008
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2008, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p26
Academic Journal
The article discusses the management of patients and complications after percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI). Nursing care for patients who have PCI procedures includes assessment, recognition and effective management of complications, patient comfort and safety and education of patients and families. Different types of percutaneous coronary interventions and the summary of nursing management components after PCI procedures are also discussed.


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