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What Do You Think? | Cath Lab Digest

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I am interested in knowing what the post recovery time is for patients that are being ... Our ICU adheres to a 1:2 nurse-patient ratio and caring for the post PCI ...

Nurse-to-Patient Ratios - American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

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ANA Applauds Federal Legislation to Mandate Safe Nurse-to-Patient Ratios ... Hospitals must post daily for each shift the number of licensed and unlicensed ...

Managing Risk of Complications at Femoral Vascular Access Sites ...

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of PCI when bleeding complications arose was more ... Risk factors predisposing patients to these complications are both modifiable ... reduced by nurses who are knowledgeable about these risk factors and identify com- ...... patients. (odds ratio , 2.29 [95% CI, 1.56-3.38]) ... Assessment of groin sites post-procedure. Right.

From Coronary Care Unit to Acute Cardiac Care Unit - British ...

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to provide primary PCI across cardiac networks, has caused a significant ..... designed to reduce arrhythmic death post-MI through monitoring and prompt ..... Unit is that the nurse patient ratio should not fall below one nurse to two patients.

ACC/AHA Guidelines for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention ...

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Percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) are an important group of ... in 1993, greater experience in the performance of PCI in patients with acute coronary .... SVG), and procedural factors (higher post-procedure percent diameter stenosis, ... experience during the PCI era and summarized based on odds ratio >2.0 or ...

Nursing Team Plays Key Role in Patient Success for Cardiogenic ...

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May 26, 2016 ... Posted by Cardiovascular Business ... They have been a primary PCI hospital and STEMI receiving center since 2010. ... While most facilities maintain a 1:1 nurse to patient ratio of Impella patients through discharge, San ...

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Practice Essentials ...

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Jun 25, 2015 ... Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), also known as coronary ... a patient's prognosis, with higher post-PCI numbers being associated with lower ... For patients with STEMI, immediate coronary angiography with PCI is ...... PCI. Patients were assigned in a 3:1 ratio to receive paclitaxel-eluting stents or ....

Creating a Self Learning Module For Nurses Caring for Patients ...

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This document is posted at http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/nursing_etd_masters/8 and is ..... increased knowledge base for nurses who care for angioplasty patients may improve the .... bridging therapy until the INR ratio reaches therapeutic levels.

Med-Surg Patient:Nurse Ratios in NYC | allnurses

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Aug 6, 2014 ... For example, Maimonides MedSurg has 6 to 7 patients per nurse and ... ICU) that still need cardiac monitoring, and we get post PCI patients.

What is the Registered Nurse Patient Ratio at your hospital ...

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Please share the Registered Nurse to Patient Ratio. ... I work on a post cardiac interventional unit, so post PCI/ICD placement and we also ...

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The Movement to Outpatient Coronary Interventions | Cath Lab Digest

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A rigorous approach to modifying nurse-to-patient ratios and assuring a ... The movement of PCI cases to outpatient status may result in an increase in the inpatient ... cost benefit from the use of technology to decrease post-operative care time.

Outpatient percutaneous coronary intervention: Ready for prime time?

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Outpatient practice after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is gaining .... for outpatient practice had to have an international normalized ratio greater than 2.5 and ... Within 24 h post-PCI, 278 patients (34%) reported one or more minor access site ..... For the first aspect, a liaison nurse position has been established.

Step down unit - wikidoc

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Apr 13, 2015 ... There is ongoing debate regarding the optimal nurse-to-patient ratio. ... undergone successful PCI directly to the stepdown unit for post-PCI ...