Practice concept paper
Write a 3 pages research paper that addresses the following points (A & B):
A) Two Practice-Specific Concepts
- Identify and discuss on at least two concepts specific to the practice of a cardiac nurse.
- Define the concepts and provide appropriate documentation on how they are used in your personal practice.
B) List of Propositions
- Number at least five propositions or assumption statements that clearly connect the concepts described. Demonstrate consistency between the concept and the assumptions
- Explain with examples how these assumptions illustrate the concepts in a manner, which further clarified your use of the conceptual material.
For further explanation: Below, there are some used concepts in my practice with some examples:
- monitoring :e.g. EKG, pharmacological effects of vasopressors, lab values,vital signs, physical assessment, complications
- prevention: through teaching, annual checkups, managing risk factors of heart diseases
- caring: e.g support families in crisis, patient’s advocate and counselor
- cultural competence