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Core Concepts in Perianaesthesia Nursing

To enable Registered Nurses to further develop their knowledge and skills in the anaesthetic nursing care of adult patients that promotes safe and critical thinking in the planning and delivery of care.

Course Code GCPN701
Level 7
Credits 10


Apply knowledge of normal physiological parameters and the physiological responses associated with anaesthesia to clinical practice.

Critically reflect on the professional role of the nurse in the management of the anaesthetised patient.

Critically evaluate literature and evidence regarding best practice in perianaesthesia nursing.

Delivered as part of the following programmes