Shock Diagnosis Video


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Dr. David Dassenko

How to Recognize Subtle Signs of Shock Before Catastrophic Deterioration

Dr. David Dassenko reviews the early warning signs of shock.The key warning signs are tachycardia (often an early sign), decreased urine output, poor skin perfusion, and finally low blood pressure. Dr. Dassenko also tells the story of the patient with unrecognized shock that led him to become an intensivist.