Journal article icon

Journal article

Physiology of shock and volume resuscitation

Abstract:

Haemorrhagic and severe hypovolaemic shock can be rapidly fatal unless identified and resuscitated quickly. Monitoring of haemodynamic and cellular end points is crucial in guiding treatment and improving outcomes. This review therefore focuses on the pathophysiology of hypovolaemic shock, volume resuscitation, haemostasis and approaches to management. Fluid resuscitation saves lives but considerable debate remains regarding the ideal fluid type and strategy to use. Blood transfusion is also ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.mpsur.2016.08.005

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Keble College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Surgery (Oxford) Journal website
Volume:
34
Issue:
11
Pages:
543-549
Publication date:
2016-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-1764
ISSN:
0263-9319
Source identifiers:
661521
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:661521
UUID:
uuid:1c7652cc-1545-487e-9545-19367ae7bac2
Local pid:
pubs:661521
Deposit date:
2017-01-23

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP