This course will help you to develop your knowledge and skills, enabling you to look after level-3 patients with multi-organ dysfunction.
This course will allow you to critically evaluate knowledge and understanding on haemodynamics and haemodynamic compromise on different body systems. This will allow you to develop proactive decision-making skills and actively participate in clinical decision making.
In this course, we will be focusing on the cardiovascular system, acute kidney injury and intracranial hypertension. Therefore, key aspects such as sepsis, haemodynamic monitoring/ management, care requirements following cardiothoracic surgery, renal replacement and management of raised intracranial pressure will be focused on.
Who is it for?
This course is for those nurses working in Critical Care environments who would like to expand their knowledge and experience of caring for patient with complex conditions. You must have completed the APM028 module.
This course is offered every term and study days are from 9- 5
May: Tuesday 11 and 25 May 2021
June: Tuesday 8 and 22 June 2021
July: Tuesday 6 July 2021
This course is worth 15 credits, which can be taken forward onto relevant PGDip, PGCert or MSc courses.
This course is worth 15 credits toward eligible programmes.