septic shock


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septic shock

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

septic shock

n (Med) → septischer Schock
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In March 2018, Spectrum Health began a sepsis initiative to decrease adult severe sepsis/ septic shock mortality.
These studies examined the cost-effectiveness of using two blood culture sets in conjunction with rapid molecular diagnostic assays, including the direct-from-blood T2Bacteria and T2Candida Panels, which are the only FDA cleared diagnostic tests that detect the species-specific pathogens associated with sepsis, versus the use of two sets of blood cultures only, for patients presenting in the emergency department or the medical intensive care unit with severe sepsis or septic shock. The studies concluded that the bundle approach provided more effective antibiotic therapy than blood culture alone.
A 2015 systematic review on 11 studies showed that the mean incidence of new-onset AF was 8% in patients with sepsis and 23% in patients with septic shock. The authors of that study also observed a significant increase in ICU length of stay in this group of patients (9).
"Sepsis and septic shock are real challenges in American Medicine today," said Parrillo.
However, the incidence of septic shock is increasing the world over.
Ms Meah was struck down with septic shock just before the 8am news at the end of the first week of her new Sam and Daz at Breakfast show.
Samantha was struck down with 'septic shock' just before the 8am news at the end of the first week of her new Sam and Daz at Breakfast show.
SIRS, Sepsis, and Septic Shock Criteria (https: // www.mdcalc.com / sirs-sepsis-septic-shock-criteria)