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Shock 

Chapter:
Shock
Author(s):

Punit S. Ramrakha

, Kevin P. Moore

, and Amir H. Sam

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198797425.003.0005
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date: 23 August 2019

This chapter explores shock in acute medicine, including assessment and management of shock, sepsis syndrome and septic shock, toxic shock syndrome, anaphylaxis, lactic acidosis, haemodynamic calculations, understanding circulatory failure, inotrope support, and sodium bicarbonate.

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