Coronary Artery Disease Module for 28 Continuing Education Credits
This module contains select content from the 2nd edition of Cardiovascular Nursing Practice. The Coronary Artery Disease Module includes chapters on risk factors for cardiovascular disease, coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndrome, cardiac catheterization, and open heart surgery. The pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and management of stable angina, unstable angina/non-ST elevation myocardial infarction, and ST elevation myocardial infarction are covered in detail. Current guidelines and practice protocols are included. Illustrations are used to enhance learning. Answer the posttest questions to receive 28 continuing education credits.