Cardiac nursing is a nursing specialty that works with patients who suffer from various conditions of the cardiovascular system. Cardiac nurses help treat conditions such as unstable angina, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, myocardial infarction and cardiac dysrhythmia under the direction of a cardiologist. Cardiac nurses work in many different environments, including coronary care units (CCU), cardiac catheterization, intensive care units (ICU), operating theatres, cardiac rehabilitation centres, clinical research, cardiac surgery wards, cardiovascular intensive care units (CVICU), and cardiac medical wards. Cardiac monitoring refers to the Continuous observation of the heart functioning by electrocardiography, where Heart rhythm is analysed. Through Angioplasty blood vessels are unblocked .Cardiac care nurses works with patients who suffer from heart diseases and conditions. They will work in various environments like coronary care unit, intensive care unit, operating theatre, cardiac rehabilitation centre. This session includes Stress test Evaluation, Bypass, Angioplasty or pacemaker surgery and Cardiac electrophysiology.
- Track 1-1 Heart attack/Heart failure
- Track 2-2 Cardiac and Vascular Monitoring
- Track 3-3 Cardiac arrest and cardiovascular issues
- Track 4-4 Cardiac Electrophysiology
- Track 5-5 Interventional Cardiac Nurses