Skilled Cardiac Monitoring at the Bedside: An Algorithm for Success

Evenson, Laura; Farnsworth, Monica
October 2010
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2010, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p14
Academic Journal
The article discusses cardiac monitoring. It states that the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) posted two practice alerts to address the issues in cardiac monitoring. It also notes that the alerts were addressed for two main reasons such as to detect and provide early intervention for episodes of myocardial ischemia and injury and to detect serious dysrhythmias that may require treatment.


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