Critical care and specialty nursing and midwifery education consultants based in Australia.
Critical Visions is considered to be a well known and experienced provider of high quality education programs for nurses and midwives. The company has access to an extensive network of experienced as well as currently practicing nursing and midwifery consultants who are able to meet the specific requirements of any of the programs being conducted.
This seminar will present an update on conditions/situations that can potentially increase maternal morbidity and mortality during pregnancy, birth and postnatal periods. Causes, assessment, and current management will be discussed. The program aims to increase and update the knowledge and skills of midwives who care for these women.
This two day seminar is designed for nurses working in areas where temporary pacing is employed as a
component of patient care. The program will cover both basic and advanced pacing concepts.
Topics include: Principle of pacing, overview of various pacing modes (atrial, ventricular, A-V sequential), dual chamber pacing, demand and trigger response pacing, post ventricular atrial refractory period, ventricular safety pacing, upper rate behaviour, pacemaker mediated tachycardia, nursing management of patients with pacemakers, clinical approach to analysis of DDD electrocardiograms, & troubleshooting of Pacing Problems. Pacing tactics for improving haemodynamics will also be covered.