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The Principles of Cardiac Catheterization - Patient Experience

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The Cardiac Catheterization Patient Experience is an interactive learning program designed to expand your understanding of cardiac catheterization through an interactive virtual visit to a cardiac catheterization lab, where you will tour the facility, meet the members of the lab team, and observe them in action as they perform a cardiac catheterization procedure.


Upon completion of this learning program, you will be able to::

  • Identify the members of the cardiac catheterization lab team.
  • Describe the basic types of equipment necessary for the proper functioning of a cardiac catheterization lab.
  • Describe the preparation of patients before the catheterization procedure.
  • Outline the procedure of cardiac catheterization.
  • Outline the postcatheterization protocol that health care professionals follow for the care of patients.
  • Recognize the risks and complications that may be associated with cardiac catheterization.
  • Welcome
  • Disclaimer
  • Introduction
  • Learning Objectives
  • Virtual Visit: The Cardiac Catheterization Lab
  • Introduction
  • Welcome by Dr Williams (Lab Director)
  • Meet the Lab Team
  • Attending Physician
  • Secondary Operator
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Circulator
  • Radiology Technologist
  • Monitor Person
  • Pop Quiz
  • Procedure Room and Lab Equipment
  • Dr Williams
  • Imaging System
  • X-ray Contrast Agents
  • Physiological Data Monitoring Systems
  • Catheters and Associated Supplies
  • Progress Check
  • Brian’s Precatheterization Preparation
  • Patient History
  • Pop Quiz
  • Patient Perspective (Brian)
  • Preprocedure Briefing (Dr Norbash)
  • Preprocedure Briefing (Nurse Juliana)
  • Brian’s Catheterization Procedure
  • Catheterization Procedure
  • Catheterization Procedure (Continued)
  • Catheterization Procedure (Continued)
  • Pop Quiz
  • Brian’s Postcatheterization Preparation
  • Dr Norbash (End of Procedure)
  • Nurse Circulator (11:30 AM)
  • Mr. Holmes (2:30 PM)
  • Progress Check
  • Risks and Complications
  • Risks and Complications
  • Progress Check
  • Test Your Acquired Knowledge
  • Summary
  • Final Assessment
  • End of Program
The Principles of Cardiac Catheterization - Patient Experience
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Provider Type
Education Provider
50 mins
CPD Points
Price Details
$19.99 Member, $24.99 Non Member (1 Year access to this program)
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