Cardiovascular Drugs

  Efficacy and Safety of Pharmacological Options for Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation
AACN Advanced Critical Care, April/June 2012

  Recognizing amiodarone-induced hypothyroidism
Nursing2012 Critical Care, May 2012

  Using genetic testing to guide warfarin therapy
Nursing2012, May 2012

  Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Myocardial Infarction: WHAT IS THE EVIDENCE?
Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation & Prevention, January/February 2012

  Review of Vasopressor Therapy in the Setting of Vasodilatory Shock 
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, January/March 2012 

 Drug News: Ticagrelor: A new option for ACS 
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care,March 2012 

 QTc Prolongation in the Intensive Care Unit: A Review of Offending Agents 
AACN Advanced Critical Care, October/December 2011  

 Drug News: Dabigatran etexilate (Pradaxa) for the treatment of atrial fibrillation
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, September 2011

  Pharmacologic Anticoagulation Reversal in the Emergency Department
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, July/September 2011

  Topics in Progressive Care: Critical care drugs: Pitavastatin calcium
Nursing2011 Critical Care, July 2011

  Decoding Genetics: Using genetic testing to guide warfarin therapy
Nursing2011 Critical Care, March 2011

  Topics in Progressive Care: Critical care drugs: Dofetilide
Nursing2011 Critical Care, March 2011

  One Statin, Two Statins, Three Statins, More: Similarities and Differences of 3-Hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl Coenzyme A Reductase Inhibitors
Orthopaedic Nursing, January/February 2011

  Comparison of Ecchymosis Rates With Measurement of Automated and Manual Blood Pressures in Patients Receiving Eptifibatide Therapy
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, January/February 2011

  The Safety and Efficacy of Statin Therapy in the Pediatric Population
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, January/February 2011

  Prescription Omega-3s: An Overview for Nurse Practitioners
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, July/August 2011

  Case Report: Cranberry Juice and Warfarin
Home Healthcare Nurse, February 2011

  Clinical Utility and Adverse Effects of Amiodarone Therapy
AACN Advanced Critical Care, October/December 2010

  Warfarin Therapy Management :Tap in to New Ways to Slow the Clot
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, March 2009

  Progress in Prevention: Patient Education - A Critical Component in Caring for Patients on Warfarin
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, March/April 2009

  Performance Improvement in Managed Long-Term Care Improving Warfarin Medication Management
Home Healthcare Nurse, March 2009

  Aspirin for the Primary Prevention of Adverse Cardiovascular Events
Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, October/December 2008

  Lipid-Lowering Therapy Today: Treating the High-Risk Cardiovascular Patient
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, September/October 2008

  Critical Care: Amiodarone: Test your drug IQ
Nursing2006, April 2006

  Exercise Intensity Prescription After Myocardial Infarction in Patients Treated With Beta-blockers
Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, November/December 2005

  Critical Care: Spironolactone: Misused in heart failure patients?
Nursing2005, November 2005

  Critical Care: Lepirudin: Test your drug IQ
Nursing2005, November 2005

  CRITICAL CARE EXTRA: Safe Administration of IV Infusions: Part 2. Dilators and Inotropic Agents The do's and the don'ts
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, October 2005

  Anticoagulation Self-Monitoring: Portable devices are enabling patients to monitor anticoagulant levels on their own
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, October 2005

  The Role of Endothelin in Heart Failure
Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, October/December 2005

  CRITICAL CARE EXTRA: Safe Administration of IV Infusions: Part 1. Vasopressors Pressors in the ICU—the do’s and the don’ts
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, September 2005

  Treating Hypertension With Cardioprotective Therapies: The Role of ACE Inhibitors, ARBs, and ß-Blockers
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, September/October 2005

  Dangerous Drug Interactions: Statins: They're safe, but...
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, July/August 2005

  Critical Care: Nicardipine helps in hypertensive emergencies
Nursing2005, July 2005

  New Guidelines in Statin Therapy
Plastic Surgical Nursing, April/June 2005

  Prevention of Cardiac Complications in Type II Diabetic Patients: Treating With Antihypertensives
Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Journal for Advanced Nursing Practice, May/June 2005

  Reducing Drug Usage and Adverse Effects Part III: Cardiovascular Disease and Hyperlipidemia
Health Care Food & Nutrition Focus, June 2005

  Drug File: Use caution with beta-blockers
LPN2005, May/June 2005

  Med Check: Argatroban stops HIT in its tracks
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, May/June 2005

  Reducing Drug Usage and Adverse Effects Part II: Hypertension
Health Care Food & Nutrition Focus, May 2005

  Oral Anticoagulation: Challenges in the Case-Management Setting
Lippincott's Case Management, January/February 2005

  New Treatment Option for Heart Failure Patients: Eplerenone
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, November/December 2004

  Alternatives to Heparin Infusion
Journal of Infusion Nursing, November/December 2004

  Pharmacology Consult: Reduction of Perioperative Mortality and Morbidity With Beta Blockade: What Is Known and Unknown for the Clinical Nurse Specialist
Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Journal for Advanced Nursing Practice, May/June 2004

  Of Blood, Bones, and Broccoli: Warfarin-Vitamin K Interactions
Home Healthcare Nurse, March 2004

  Self-Medication Practices That Alter the Efficacy of Selected Cardiac Medications
Home Healthcare Nurse, February 2004

  Comparison of Hemodynamic and Biochemical Effects of Furosemide by Continuous Infusion and Intermittent Bolus in Critically Ill Patients
Journal of Infusion Nursing, July/August 2004

  The Use of Alteplase for Restoring Patency to Occluded Central Venous Access Devices in Infants and Children
Journal of Infusion Nursing, May/June 2004

  Anticoagulation Therapy a Success with Patient-Focused Model
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, August 2004

  CHF in the Elderly Using ACEIs Appropriately
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, July 2004

  Drug News: Inspra Improves Survival for CHF Patients
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, July 2004

  Drug News: Caduet Treats Two Cardiovascular Conditions at Once
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, June 2004

  Drug News: Treatment and Prevention of Dyslipidemia with Rosuvastatin (Crestor)
The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care, May 2004

  I.V. ROUNDS: Keeping catheters clear with low-dose warfarin
Nursing2004, October 2004

  Critical Care: Using glycoprotein inhibitors for acute coronary syndrome
Nursing2004, September 2004

  CLINICAL QUERIES: What is “renal dose” dopamine?
Nursing2004, September 2004

  Critical Care: Vasopressin antagonist may boost treatment for heart failure
Nursing2004, August 2004

  Clinical Rounds: Statins reduce mortality
Nursing2004, July 2004

  Critical Care - Treating acute coronary syndromes with enoxaparin
Nursing2004, May 2004

  Critical Care - A new drug class may help in heart failure
Nursing2004, January 2004

  Going with the flow: Warfarin: What you and your patient need to know
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, July/August 2004

  Med Check: Calcium channel blockers In the slow lane
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, July/August 2004

  Dangerous Drug Interactions: Beware of beta-blockers
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, May/June 2004

  How much do you know about anticoagulant therapy?
Nursing Management, February 2004

  An Ounce of Prevention: Drugs Used to Treat Hyperlipidemia (Part 2)
Orthopaedic Nursing, May/June 2004

  An Ounce of Prevention Drugs Used to Treat Hyperlipidemia (Part 1)
Orthopaedic Nursing, January/February 2004

  Anticoagulation in Elective Surgery
Plastic Surgical Nursing, January/March 2004

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