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Join popular Ausmed presenter, Joanne Reading for an essential, simple, easy-to-understand lecture on the different types of shock. Known for her engaging style and simple method of teaching, this is an unmissable lecture for all nurses.


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Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42 bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called “Blogging for your Noggin”. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process!


141 Total Rating(s)
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Claire Louise Jackson Jackson
10 Sep 2019

Very informative.

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lois greenhow
22 Aug 2019

This was a well presented and informative video.

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Craig Broomhall
15 Aug 2019

Excellent subject presentation.

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Claire Simpson
03 Aug 2019

Brilliant, relevant, and easy to follow. Every nurse should watch this and understand it

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Jenny Baker (Gammon)
01 Aug 2019

Invaluable resource ,presenter was very easy to understand up to date information .Essential up to date material explained .Existing knowledge reinforced and new knowledge obtained .

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Susan Hatton
31 Jul 2019

An excellent presentation.

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Maryanne O'Neill
04 Jul 2019

Brilliant !! A Must see !! For all Nurses even outside Acute Care settings. Very Informative, dynamic, clear and concise. A great reminder of Starling's Law and pathophysiology of the heart and its desired function amongst altered Health changed state amongst any individual which can become a patient at any given time. Highly Recommend to all Nurses!

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Jose Rancudo
23 Jun 2019

This video tutorial is such an excellent review to all nurses, especially those working in the acute care setting. It provides a good picture on detecting and managing patient with shock and even for those patient who just about to go on shock

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Courtney Pelle
18 Jun 2019

Great lecture and well presented. I especially liked the use of the water tank, pump and hose analogy.

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Janel Nielsen
17 Jun 2019

Fabulous and engaging presenter on the topic of shock and how to easily identify between the categories of shock based on clinical presentation.

CPD1h 6m of CPD
Total Rating(s)  141
Published02 May 2019
Expires15 July 2021
Clinical Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
Critical Care
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