CARDIAC DEVICE UPDATE: NEW TOOLS AND NEW INDICATIONS
This session will review the latest research on wireless PA pressure monitoring and mechanical circulatory support for patients with heart failure.
0.92 Hour CE
- Robin Trupp, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, CHFN, FAHA
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
- List the device indications for LVADs as destination therapy
- Summarize the impact of the wireless PA pressure monitor on both readmission rates and quality of life in the patient with heart failure (HF).
This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is approved as a provider of nurse practitioner continuing education (CE) programs by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), provider number 030602.