Vascular nursing is the specialized field in the treatment of patients suffering from various diseases. This includes carotid artery disease, abdominal aneurysms, leaking leg veins and peripheral arterial disease. Patients who suffer from these problems are usually elderly and their symptoms are usually complicated by a number of different chronic problems. This area of â€‹â€‹nursing is rapidly gaining popularity and for good reasons too. It is a specialized area of â€‹â€‹nursing, where nurses attend people with various problems in the cardiovascular system and heart disease. Vascular nurses work in a variety of environments, including coronary care units (CCUs), cardiac catheterization, intensive care units (ICUs), operating rooms, cardiac rehabilitation centers, clinical research, Cardiac surgery rooms, cardiovascular intensive care units (CVICUs) and cardiac medical rooms. Large varieties of patients from children to adults are assisted in surgical or ambulatory services.
- Track 1-1 Nursing practice
- Track 2-2 Vascular surgical nursing
- Track 3-3 Cardiovascular nursing
- Track 4-4 Vascular healthcare
- Track 5-5 Nursing education