Search Tag: norepinephrine

ICU Management

#ISICEM22: Vasodilatory Choice and Timing

2022 25 Mar

An article released in conjunction with the Intensive Care & Emergency Medicine (ISICEM) Congress helps clinicians understand the choice and timing of vasopressors in vasodilatory shock. It is one of ten reviews selected from the Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2022.  Vasodilatory shock is one of the most common forms encountered... Read more

ICU Management

#EA19: Resuscitation in septic shock: is less better?

2019 03 Jun

On Day 2 of the Euroanaesthesia Congress 2019 (#EA19), there was a session on Resuscitation in septic shock: is less better? Three key speakers Gernot Marx (Aachen, Germany), Claude Martin (Marseille, France) and Jean-Louis Vincent (Brussels, Belgium), spoke about less fluid, less vasopressors and less inotropes in septic shock. The central message... Read more

ICU Management

Study: Drug Shortage Associated with Sepsis Deaths

2017 21 Mar

Patients with septic shock admitted to hospitals affected by the 2011 shortage of the drug norepinephrine had a higher risk of in-hospital death, according to a study presented at the 37th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine. See Also : New Strategy for Identifying Sepsis Arising in the ICU The study, also published... Read more