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Medical Respiratory Intensive Care Unit

The Medical Respiratory Intensive Care Unit is a 12-bed unit specializing in the care of critically ill adult patients with non-surgical respiratory and/or medical disease.

Primary admission diagnoses include, but not limited to:

GI bleed,
respiratory failure,
drug overdose,
multi-system failure,
post-cardiopulmonary arrest,
serious acid base and electrolyte disturbances,
diabetic keto-acidosis and
significant acute compromise of kidney or liver failure.






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October 5, 2012
Conference: Steppingstones to Excellence in Wound Care

October 10, 2012
Conference: 6th Annual Pediatric & Neonatal Conference for Acute and Critical Care Nurses

November 16, 2012
Conference: 13th Annual Heart Matters




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Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center Nursing
1250 East Marshall Street Richmond, Virginia 23298-0510 Updated: 12/21/2011