1. The Critical Care Certification Examination
2. Professional Caring and Ethical Practice
3. The Cardiovascular System
4. The Pulmonary System
5. The Neurologic System
6. The Endocrine System
7. The Gastrointestinal System
8. The Renal System
9. The Hematologic and Immunologic Systems
10. The Integumentary and Musculoskeletal Systems NEW!
12. Behavioral/ Psychosocial
Answers to Learning Activities
References and Recommended Readings [Online]
A. Common Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in Critical Care Nursing
B. Normal Laboratory Values
C. Formulae Significant to Critical Care Nursing
D. Dysrhythmias: Etiology, Criteria, Significance, and Management
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