Cardiovascular Pathophysiology Module for 25 Continuing Education Credits
This module contains select content from the 2nd edition of Cardiovascular Nursing Practice.
The Cardiovascular Pathophysiology Module includes chapters on heart failure, cardiomyopathies, valve disease, and inflammatory diseases. The module covers the pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and management of the following pathologies in detail: systolic and diastolic heart failure, aortic and mitral valve disease, pericarditis, infective endocarditis, myocarditis, and cardiomyopathies (dilated, hypertrophic, arrhythmogenic right ventricular, tako-tsubo). Current guidelines and practice protocols are included. llustrations are used to enhance learning. Answer the posttest questions to receive 25 continuing education credits.