Useful diagram of all the lines, drips and drains a patient in ITU might have.

Useful diagram of all the lines, drips and drains a patient in ITU might have.

A Nurse's Story: Life, Death, and In-Between in an Intensive Care Unit

A Nurse's Story: Life, Death, and In-Between in an Intensive Care Unit (Paperback)

Central Venous Pressure Monitoring. Normal Sternum: 0–14 cm H2O, Midaxillary line: 8–15 cm H2O. CVP can be measured by connecting the patient's central venous catheter to a special infusion set which is connected to a small diameter water column. If the water column is calibrated properly the height of the column indicates the CVP. In most intensive care units, equipment is available to measure CVP continuously. Normal range for CVP is 3–12 cm water pressure

Central Venous Pressure Monitoring. Normal Sternum: 0–14 cm H2O, Midaxillary line: 8–15 cm H2O. CVP can be measured by connecting the patient's central venous catheter to a special infusion set which is connected to a small diameter water column. If the water column is calibrated properly the height of the column indicates the CVP. In most intensive care units, equipment is available to measure CVP continuously. Normal range for CVP is 3–12 cm water pressure

My patient gets to spend his 21st bday tomorrow in intensive care, catheterised, ventilated, tubed and wired to multiple machines. When he is discharged there's a high possibility of permanent disability. We've all heard and read the horror stories about bacterial meningitis, well I got to see it today. Heartbreaking.

My patient gets to spend his 21st bday tomorrow in intensive care, catheterised, ventilated, tubed and wired to multiple machines. When he is discharged there's a high possibility of permanent disability. We've all heard and read the horror stories about bacterial meningitis, well I got to see it today. Heartbreaking.

How to Titrate a Cardizem Drip

How to Titrate a Cardizem Drip

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Intensive Care Unit - Skilled Enough To Become #IntensiveCareUnit

Intensive Care Unit - Skilled Enough To Become

Intensive Care Unit - Skilled Enough To Become #IntensiveCareUnit

RCCG renovates intensive care unit at LASUTH

RCCG renovates intensive care unit at LASUTH

Intensive Care Unit Nurse - Skilled Enough To Become #IntensiveCareUnitNurse

Intensive Care Unit Nurse - Skilled Enough To Become

Intensive Care Unit Nurse - Skilled Enough To Become #IntensiveCareUnitNurse

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