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Shock and Vasopressors

Summer 2022

Lampman P, Kennington K, Assar SM. 22(2). 63 - 68. (Journal Article)


Shock is a life-threatening condition carrying a high mortality rate when untreated. The consequences of shock are cellular and metabolic derangements, which are initially reversible. The authors present the case of a Servicemember who sustained mortar shrapnel wounds that resulted in shock.

Keywords: shock; homeostasis; critical care

PMID: 35639896

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