Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery
Author: Dana Bartlett, BSN, MSN, MA, CSPI
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Dana Bartlett, BSN, MSN, MA, CSPI
Dana Bartlett is a professional nurse and author. His clinical experience includes 16 years of ICU and ER experience and over 20 years of as a poison control center information specialist. Dana has published numerous CE and journal articles, written NCLEX material, written textbook chapters, and done editing and reviewing for publishers such as Elsevier, Lippincott, and Thieme. He has written widely on the subject of toxicology and was recently named a contributing editor, toxicology section, for Critical Care Nurse journal. He is currently employed at the Connecticut Poison Control Center and is actively involved in lecturing and mentoring nurses, emergency medical residents and pharmacy students.
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Recent studies have shown that nurses' attitudes and advocacy to discuss transplantation among colleagues and with others increased following the appropriate education and practice support. Additionally, when encouraged to participate in organ donation and transplantation education, nurses demonstrated increased confidence in working with transplant patients and in addressing the need to educate their communities about organ donation, encouraging others to get involved in local organ donation and transplantation programs.
This course will provide basic learning for nurses in the coordination of organ donation and transplantation; and, to increase nursing advocacy to increase the rates of organ donation in their local areas.
- Epidemiology and Statistics
- Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation - Basic Information
- The Process of Organ and Tissue Transplantation
- Family Discussion
- Recovery and Allocation