TITLE

Nursing Grand Rounds. Under Pressure: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension...A Mother's Struggle

AUTHOR(S)
Weber, Christine; Silver, Michelle; Cromer, Dorcas; Kaminski, Stacy; Wirick, Tracy; Vallejo, Jeanine
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2011, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Nursing grand rounds is a way for staff nurses to present an interesting case through evidence-based practice. Idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension is an incurable syndrome that can devastate a patient. This article describes a patient's experience with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension and outlines the pathophysiology, treatment, psychosocial issues, and nursing implications that were presented in a nursing grand rounds presentation at a hospital.
ACCESSION #
63645972

 

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