"I need to reduce recovery time,
complications, and resources....
"I need to avoid fluid overload
during resuscitation...
"I need to see cardiac
filling and function...
"I need to know if it's tamponade
or desaturation...
"I need to get my critical
patients off vent faster...
so I use hemodynamic ultrasound."

How does hemodynamic ultrasound impact CRRT? A study. Tracy Johns, Navicent Health

Tracy Johns, Total Quality Improvement Program for Navicent Health, covers how the use of hemodynamic ultrasound to reduced the number of CRRT days by better management of the patient’s fluid status.

Tracy is a nurse with over 30 years experience related to performance improvement, credentialing, regulatory compliance and critical care/trauma clinical care. She has a special interest in organ/tissue donation, hospital ethics, research, nursing informatics and data integrity.

Tracy wears many hats but it all comes down to reducing recovery time, complications, and resource utilization.

 

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