septic shock


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septic shock

n.
A condition of physiologic shock caused by an overwhelming infection, especially sepsis or septicemia.
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septic shock

n (Med) → septischer Schock
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High sTREM-1 plasma concentrations can be associated with a negative outcome in septic shock patients, therefore measurement of sTREM-1 in blood could be a valuable indicator for diagnosis and outcome prediction in this patient group.
Researchers from the study, titled Serial Procalcitonin Predicts Mortality in Severe Sepsis Patients: Results From the Multicenter Procalcitonin MOnitoring SEpsis (MOSES) Study, investigated the use of the BRAHMS PCT (procalcitonin) assay to assess risk for 28 day all-cause mortality for patients diagnosed with severe sepsis or septic shock in 13 U.
In addition to the co-morbidities, presence or absence of septic shock and acute kidney injury, PaO2/FiO2 ratio and type of mechanical ventilation were recorded on ICU admission.
Objective: To study the effects of Ringer's sodium pyruvate solution on tumor necrosis factor-a (TNF-a) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) upon septic shock.
DPA Hanoi A government investigation was prompted when four newborn premature babies died of septic shock on the same morning in the maternity ward of a hospital in northern Vietnam, state media reported on Tuesday.
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has granted Inotrem SA access to its PRIority MEdicines (PRIME) scheme for its lead product MOTREM for septic shock, the privately owned company announced on Wednesday.
The results of a new study suggest that intravenous administration of vitamin C in combination with hydrocortisone and thiamine can markedly decrease the mortality rate and preserve organ function in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock.
This single center, prospectively defined study evaluated the use of CytoSorb in twenty consecutive patients with refractory septic shock a subset of critically ill septic patients that suffer from dangerously low blood pressure despite optimum available therapy.
Toilet/nappies The child has not had a wee or wet nappy for 12 hours Eating and drinking If the baby is under one month and has no interest in feeding The child has not drank any fluids for more than eight hours They produce bile-stained (green), bloody or black vomit/sick Symptoms in older children and adults Early symptoms of sepsis may include: A high temperature (fever) or low body temperature Chills and shivering A fast heartbeat Fast breathing Sometimes people who have sepsis can develop septic shock soon after.
6% of septic shock patients, and the mortality of septic patients who received HES was much higher than those who did not (38.
Our study was conducted according to latest definition by the Third International Consensus Definitions for Sepsis and Septic Shock 2016, in which sepsis is defined as "a life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by a dysregulated host response to infection".