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Cardiovascular Nursing

Educational Clinical Cases from the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP)

The aim of this specific cardiovascular nursing clinical case gallery is to present real and typical clinical scenarios focusing on patient centred care. Cases discuss findings and patient management in the light of the current ESC recommendations and the Core Curriculum for the Continuing Professional Development of Nurses Working in Cardiovascular Settings (developed by the Education Committee of the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP)).

These cases focus on patients’ holistic approach through several aspects of nursing practice since a particular case often will touch on several fields in cardiovascular care and illustrate a number of issues or guidelines.

Students, nurses and allied professionals or anyone wanting to refresh their clinical competence can test their knowledge through these cases.

Contribute to the Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Case Gallery

The nursing process (assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention, evaluation) should be taken into account when submitting a case to this nursing-specific gallery.

Full, published cases may be submitted to the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing for possible publication (subject to the EJCN review procedure). Find out more in the Author's User Guide below.

If you would like to submit a case you must have a ‘My ESC’ account. If you do not have an account you can obtain one by joining the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP). 

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Read the Core Curriculum for Nurses

Submit a Case

Submit a new clinical case    

Download the Author's User Guide

If you have already submitted a case

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Cases will be available here once published.


 

 

 

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