Care of the Cardiac Surgical Patient (Nursing)
Care of the Cardiac Surgical Patient (Nursing)

Care of the Cardiac Surgical Patient (Nursing)

by Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

This course provides nursing students with a comprehensive overview of caring for patients undergoing cardiovascular surgical procedures. It covers pre-operative, intraoperative, and post-operative care for procedures such as coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) and coronary catheterization.

Prior knowledge of basic cardiovascular anatomy, physiology, and nursing fundamentals is recommended. The course bridges theoretical knowledge with practical application, emphasizing the crucial role nurses play in improving patient outcomes in the context of cardiovascular healthcare.

Course Details

  • Videos 4
  • Duration 0:41 h
  • Quiz questions 19
  • Concept Pages 0


Your Educators of course Care of the Cardiac Surgical Patient (Nursing)

 Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

Dr. Rhonda Lawes is a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), and an Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing in Oklahoma, USA.
She obtained her PhD in Educational Psychology from Oklahoma State University in 2016.
Due to her achievements, she has earned numerous teaching awards. She teaches nursing students how to use the science of cognitive learning to maximize their study effectiveness.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Lawes is the Director of Nursing Education Programs, and teaches courses on Pharmacology (Nursing), Medical Surgical Nursing and Pathophysiology.

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