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Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses (CCCN)
Spring Nursing Conference & Annual General Meeting
 "Update Your Cardiovascular Nursing Toolkit"
Friday May 27th and Saturday May 28th, 2016

CCCN 2016 Spring Conference Abstracts


Friday May 27th Program

0715-0745

Registration

0745-0800

Greetings from CCCN President

0800-0900

 

OPENING PLENARY – Laurie Barker Jackman

How to Teach People about Healthy Eating
Helpful Hints


0905-0935

Pacemakers

D Morris
Victoria BC

Incidence of Vascular Complications Among Patients Undergoing Cardiac Catheterization Procedure


N Khalil
Cairo University
Giza

0940-1010

Complications with VADs


S Osmond
QEII Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS

 

Cardiomyopathy: A Rare Cause of an Old Foe


C McIntyre, N Clark
Alberta Health Services / Rockyview General Hospital
Calgary, AB

1010-1040

Coffee & Networking
Posters


Code Status: Implications for Patient Care
R. Jill Greeley, Eastern Health St. John's NL
Demographic Predictors of Attendance to Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Heart Failure Population
K. Cunningham, University Health Network, Toronto ON
Outpatient Congestive Heart Failure Surveillance Program
J. Sieben, P. Lougheed Hospital, Calgary, AB

1040-1110

Standardizing the Practice for Temporary Epicardial Wire Removal

J Frew
QEII Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS

Antiarrhythmic Medications

M Callaghan
QEll Health Science Centre
Halifax NS

1115-1215

Heart Failure Update
R Pike
St. John's, NL

 

1215-1330

Lunch & Networking

Posters

1330-1400

The Implementation of a Unit Resource Nurse in the Cardiovascular Surgery Setting


P Rizzotti
QEII Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS

 


1405-1435

Infective Endocarditis - A Clinical Complication After a New Year's Resolution

N Clark
Alberta Health Services / Rockyview General Hospital
Calgary, AB

Critical Care Transition Program for Newly Graduated Nurses

L Pottinger
QEII Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS

1440-1530

 

PLENARY - Dr Ansar Hassan, Saint John, NB

The Changing Patient Population Undergoing Cardiovascular Surgery 

 

 1540-1640

 

CCCN Annual General Meeting

 


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 Come & Join us at.....

Durty Nelly’s Irish Pub (~ 2100h)

What makes Durty Nelly’s truly authentic is their attention to all the details that make a true Irish experience. From the art of pouring the perfect pint to designing a menu that brings traditional Irish favourites to the Maritimes, Durty Nelly’s provides its customers with the original “Craic’ of Ireland.

Come and join your colleagues for a drink and some good times.

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Saturday May 28th Program

0800-0830

Registration

0830-0900

Quality of Life after TAVR:  Now I Need a New Hip


TL Cosman, A Smith
Hamilton Health Sciences
Hamilton, ON

 

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Related Musculoskeletal Pain Management in Ventilated Patients


V MacDonald, L Runcie
Saint John Regional Hospital
Saint John, NB

0905-1005

Clarity, Intrigue and Innovation: Tips for a Successful CCCN Grant Application

S O'Keefe-McCarthy1, L. Keeping-Burke2
1Brock University, St. Catharine's, ON, 2University of New Brunswick, Saint John's, NB


EHS Provincial Reperfusion Strategy


J Swain
Clinical Development Paramedic
Emergency Health Services, NS

 

1005-1035

Coffee & Networking
Posters

Code Status: Implications for Patient Care
R. Jill Greeley, Eastern Health St. John's NL
Demographic Predictors of Attendance to Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Heart Failure Population
K. Cunningham, University Health Network, Toronto ON
Outpatient Congestive Heart Failure Surveillance Program
J. Sieben, P. Lougheed Hospital, Calgary, AB

1035-1105

Resuscitation in CV Surgery

Dr M Vician
QEll Health Sciences Centre
Halifax NS

Acute and Neuropathic Pain Characteristics Observed in Men and Women with Acute Coronary Syndromes


S O'Keefe-McCarthy
Brock University
St. Catharine's, ON

1110-1225

 

Panel with Case Study – NSTEMI with New Diagnosis of HTN & DM, 3 Vessel Disease " OHS

D Morris, Victoria, BC  & S Boudreau, QEll Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS

 

1225-1315

Lunch & Networking

Posters

1315-1445

 

12 Lead ECG Workshop

 R Pike, St John's, NL

 

1450-1530

 

Cardiac Trivia – Interactive Session

 

1535-1545

Closing Remarks – CCCN President

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Annual Scientific Sessions October 20th - 23rd, 2018, Toronto, ON. Click here for more details.

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