CCTC Resources for Health Professionals

The Critical Care Trauma Centre makes the following resources available for Health Professionals

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  • Monographs
    This link takes you to a group of drug monographs that provide quick facts regarding some of the most commonly used critical care medications. Intended to provide essential information prior to urgent administration, this site also provides a link to more detailed drug information references.

  • Standards of Nursing Care
    The Standards of Nursing Care link connects to the nursing practice standards and guidelines in CCTC. For example, when using "charting by exception", these standards provide definitions to documentation that a standard is being applied.

  • Procedures
    This is the link to nursing procedures in CCTC.

  • Protocols
    This link connects to the preprinted orders and protocols being used in CCTC.

  • Educational Links
    This link provides a list of web based education sites that are of interest to critical care practitioners. It also includes links to a number of professional organizations.

  • EduBriefs
    This link connects to a list of educational "briefs" or overviews, intended to provide quick reviews on a number of critical care related topics.

  • Educational Quizes
    This link will take you to an archive of previously posted "Quiz of the Weeks". The Quiz of the Week is a question posted each Friday on the CCTC website, intended to challenge staff to reflect on an area of critical care practice that is new, challenging, uncommon or interesting.

  • Courses & Events
    This site link lists any current educational programs, including the CCTC Conference, Journal Club or other upcoming live events.

  • E-Learning
    The E-Learning link connects to self-directed learning programs and/or mandatory on-line reviews.

  • Medical Education
    This link connects to the University of Western Ontario Critical Care Webite.

  • Employees Only
    This area has restricted access and can only be accessed by staff in CCTC. You must login to your LHSC desktop and open the CCTC home page from within your desktop.