-Describe principles/practices for Hemodynamic
-Describe the distribution of Alpha and Beta Receptor
sites throughout the Cardiovascular system and their
effect when stimulated.
-Describe the nursing role in the assessment and the
management of a patient undergoing Hemodynamic
Monitoring with PA and Arterial Catheters.
- Calculate accurately and Within seconds, (utilizing
the Key learned in class), the dosage rates for
vasoactive drugs that must be administered in
-Describe the effect of drugs most commonly used
for manipulating preload, afterload, contractility, and
for the management of the hemodynamically