Diane Dressler
Clinical Assistant Professor
(414) 288-3852

Acute Care and Critical Care Nursing

Highest Degree
MSN, Marquette University

Brief Statement of Scholarly Interests
Interests include quality of life on mechanical circulatory support and critical care nursing education.

Titles of Courses Recently Taught

Selected Publications:

Dressler, D.K. (2014) Hematologic and immune system. In AACN essentials of critical care nursing. S.M. Burns, ed. New York, McGraw Hill.

Dressler, D.K. (2014) Hematologic and immune system. In AACN essentials of progressive care nursing. S.M. Burns, ed. New York: McGraw Hill.

Dressler, D.K. & Weitmann, K.K. (2014) Management of patients with coronary vascular disorders. Management of patients with complications of heart disease. In Brunner & Suddarth’s textbook of medical-surgical nursing, 13th ed. J.L. Hinkle & K.H. Cheever, eds. Philadelphia, Wolters Kluwer.

Dressler, D.K. (2012) Coagulopathy in the ICU. Critical Care Nurse 32(5).

Dressler, D.K. (2009) Death by clot: acute coronary syndromes, ischemic stroke, pulmonary embolism, and disseminated intravascular coagulation. AACN Advanced Critical Care 20(2), 166-176.


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College of Nursing Mission Statement

Through a transformational Catholic, Jesuit education, Marquette University College of Nursing prepares nurse leaders to promote health, healing and social justice for all people through clinical practice and development of nursing knowledge.