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*  Septic shock
... septic shock, refractory septic shock, multiple organ dysfunction syndrome, and death. 35% of septic shock cases derive from ... Septic shock refers specifically to distributive shock due to sepsis as a result of infection. Septic shock may be defined as ... The mortality rate from septic shock is approximately 25-50%. Septic shock is a subclass of distributive shock, a condition in ... Sepsis may be present, but septic shock may occur without it. The precipitating infections that may lead to septic shock if ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases: Sepsis: Septic Shock
Septic shock is a serious medical condition caused by decreased availability of oxygen to tissues as a result of infection and ... Septic Shock Project that aims to provide a comprehensive and detailed picture of innate immunity. Includes a data portal and ... Septic shock is a serious medical condition caused by decreased availability of oxygen to tissues as a result of infection and ... NHS Choices: Septic Shock Provides information on this life-threatening condition that occurs when a person's blood pressure ...
*  Sepsis
In children an initial amount of 20ml/kg is reasonable in shock. In cases of severe sepsis and septic shock where a central ... In those with severe sepsis and septic shock, this sequence of events leads to a type of circulatory shock known as ... Septic shock is low blood pressure due to sepsis that does not improve after reasonable amounts of intravenous fluids are given ... The risk of death from sepsis is as high as 30%, from severe sepsis as high as 50%, and from septic shock as high as 80%. The ...
*  Systemic inflammatory response syndrome
Septic treatment protocol and diagnostic tools have been created due to the potentially severe outcome septic shock. For ... "Developing a New Definition and Assessing New Clinical Criteria for Septic Shock." Jama 315.8 (2016): 775. Web. "American ... Tsiotou AG, Sakorafas GH, Anagnostopoulos G, Bramis J (March 2005). "Septic shock; current pathogenetic concepts from a ... Official Website of the American College of Chest Physicians SIRS, Sepsis, and Septic Shock Criteria. ...
*  List of wilderness medical emergencies
Septic shock. ... bites Anaphylaxis associated with stings Hypovolemic shock (due ...
*  Lemierre's syndrome
Septic shock can also arise. This presents with low blood pressure, increased heart rate, decreased urine output and an ... This septic thrombophlebitis can give rise to septic microemboli that disseminate to other parts of the body where they can ... As a consequence, the most frequently involved site of septic metastases are the lungs, followed by the joints (knee, hip, ... Other sites involved in septic metastasis and abscess formation are the muscles and soft tissues, liver, spleen, kidneys and ...
*  RNCHAMPS
Angus DC; van der Poll, T 2013 (Aug 2013). "Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock". New England Journal of Medicine. 369: 840-851. doi ... "Shock" (PDF). Huntington Memorial Hospital. Retrieved February 1, 2016. Kounis NG, Soufras GD, et al. "Anaphylactic Shock: ... RNCHAMPS (pronounced "R, N, champs") is a mnemonic acronym used by some medical professionals to recall the types of shock. The ... "Circulatory Shock". New England Journal of Medicine. 369: 1726-1734. doi:10.1056/NEJMra1208943. Retrieved February 1, 2016. ...
*  Salmonellosis
Septic shock may also develop. Shock of mixed character (with signs of both hypovolemic and septic shock) are more common in ...
*  Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome
Sepsis may result in septic shock. In the absence of infection, a sepsis-like disorder is termed systemic inflammatory response ... In patients with sepsis, septic shock, or multiple organ dysfunction syndrome that is due to major trauma, the rs1800625 ... Stage 3 the patient develops shock with azotemia and acid-base disturbances; has significant coagulation abnormalities. Stage 4 ...
*  Terlipressin
Indications for use include norepinephrine-resistant septic shock and hepatorenal syndrome. In addition, it is used to treat ... Desmopressin O'Brien A, Clapp L, Singer M (2002). "Terlipressin for norepinephrine-resistant septic shock". Lancet. 359 (9313 ...
*  Phagocyte
... these in turn can be followed by septic shock. During septic shock, TNF-α release causes a blockage of the small vessels that ... Septic shock can lead to death. Phagocytosis is common and probably appeared early in evolution, evolving first in unicellular ... and hypovolemic shock resulting from acute hemorrhage. Chemicals released by macrophages can also damage host tissue. TNF-α is ...
*  Feeding tube
Septic shock is another possible complication. Minor leakage may cause irritation of the skin around the gastrostomy site or ...
*  Deaths in December 2011
1] Sócrates, 57, Brazilian footballer, septic shock. Hubert Sumlin, 80, American blues guitarist, heart failure. Andrey ... "Shock as Mr Ebbo dies at 37". The Citizen. 2011-12-02. Archived from the original on 2012-04-29. Retrieved 2013-02-12. "Tribute ...
*  Deaths in February 2008
Ana González, 92, Chilean actress, septic shock. Archie Hind, 79, British novelist. Hans Janitschek, 73, Austrian journalist, ...
*  Critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency
November 2005). "Low-dose hydrocortisone improves shock reversal and reduces cytokine levels in early hyperdynamic septic shock ... hydrocortisone hastened the reversal of septic shock, but did not influence mortality, with an increased occurrence of septic ... In adults with septic shock and refractory hypotension despite resuscitation with intravenous fluids and vasopressors, ... The latter findings tempered enthusiasm for the broad use of hydrocortisone in septic shock. Prior to this study, several other ...
*  Gemella morbillorum
"Gemella morbillorum asa Cause of Septic Shock". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 22 (6): 1084-1086. doi:10.1093/clinids/22.6.1084 ...
*  Death of Savita Halappanavar
This includes severe sepsis and septic shock. Development and implementation of national guidelines relating to infection and ... from sepsis to severe sepsis to septic shock. It should also recognise the high mortality rate, of up to 60 percent, associated ... The panel found that hospital staff failed to adhere to clinical guidelines which relate to severe sepsis and septic shock. ... Daly, Susan (9 October 2013). "This shocking graph shows 13 "missed opportunities" in treatment of Savita". TheJournal.ie. ...
*  Fludrocortisone
"Pharmacokinetics of oral fludrocortisone in septic shock". Br J Clin Pharmacol. 82 (6): 1509-1516. doi:10.1111/bcp.13065. PMID ...
*  E. Wesley Ely
... in adults with septic shock". The New England Journal of Medicine. 366 (22): 2055-2064. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1202290. ISSN 1533- ... 2017). "Delirium in the Intensive Care Unit". Journal of Emergencies, Trauma, and Shock. 10 (1): 37-46. doi:10.4103/0974- ... and Shock. 10 (1): 37-46. doi:10.4103/0974-2700.199520. PMC 5316795 . PMID 28243012. Bruno, Jeffrey J.; Warren, Mary Lou (2010- ...
*  Fever
"Fever control in septic shock: beneficial or harmful?". Shock (Augusta, Ga.). 23 (6): 516-20. PMID 15897803. Rantala, S; Vuopio ... "Antipyretic Therapy in Critically Ill Septic Patients". Critical Care Medicine: 1. doi:10.1097/CCM.0000000000002285. PMC ...
*  Gram-negative bacteria
This may lead to life-threatening septic shock. The outer membrane protects the bacteria from several antibiotics, dyes, and ... a life-threatening condition known as septic shock. Several classes of antibiotics have been designed to target gram-negative ...
*  Dan Snyder (ice hockey)
He died six days later of septic shock. Although he played in only forty-nine NHL games, the Thrashers named an annual award ... Six days later on October 5, he lapsed into septic shock and died, never regaining consciousness. Heatley was charged with ...
*  Emanuel Rivers
Diseases, which are included in this area, are patients presenting with shock of all kinds (septic or severe infection, trauma ... The algorithm of emergent resuscitation in the setting of severe sepsis and/or septic shock has been formally conceptualized by ... ARISE Investigators; ANZICS Clinical Trials Group (2014). "Goal-directed resuscitation for patients with early septic shock". ... "Early Goal-Directed Therapy in the Treatment of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock". New England Journal of Medicine. 345 (19): ...
*  Mary Nissenson
Nissenson died of septic shock on October 23, 2017. Nissenson was married first to a lawyer, Michael Sweeney, and then to ...
*  Ischemic hepatitis
The treatment of ischemic hepatitis is as follows: Antibiotic treatment if a bacterial infection causing septic shock is ... "Incidence and outcome of ischemic hepatitis complicating septic shock". Hepatol. Res. 39 (7): 700-5. doi:10.1111/j.1872-034X. ... Ischemic hepatitis, also known as ischemic hepatopathy or shock liver, is a condition defined as an acute liver injury caused ... The decreased blood flow (perfusion) to the liver is usually due to shock or low blood pressure. However, local causes ...
*  New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase 1
In September 2016, a 70-year-old woman in Reno, Nevada, died of septic shock following infection with NDM-producing Klebsiella ...