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Intensive Care Patients More At Risk From Kidney Failure
...d pressure), mechanical ventilation, septic shock, cardiogenic
shock, and hepatorenal syndrome (kidney failure combined with severe liver disease). The researchers had conducted a multinational, multicenter, prospective, epidemiological study of ARF that includes the largest and most representative sample of IC...
Cardiogenic Shock is the Leading Cause of Death for Heart Attack Patients
...has found that one out of ten of them will develop cardiogenic
shock, which can reduce the amount of blood to be ...nd body’s organs stop functioning. It is said that cardiogenic
shock is the leading cause of death for heart attack patients with nearly 60% of them will not survi...
Cardiogenic Shock: A Heart Attack's Deadly Counterpart
...after a heart attack for a deadly condition called cardiogenic
shock, which affects one in 10 heart attack patien...alf of those. Characterized by low blood pressure, cardiogenic
shock is caused by a decreased pumping ability of the heart that cannot adequately supply the body w...
Novel Catheter Technique Successfully Patches Holes in the Heart
...ritically ill with heart failure and perhaps be in cardiogenic
shock," said Matthew W. Martinez, M.D., a cardiology fellow at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. "This procedure offers an alternative for patients who are too sick to undergo emergency heart surgery or simply don't want surgery." To track the long...
Study Offers Clues to 'Broken Heart Syndrome'
...ard Regnante, M.D. "They may be in cardiac arrest, cardiogenic
shock, or severe heart failure. They may require advanced life support with airway management and medications to support blood pressure." In fact, based on symptoms, electrocardiographic (ECG) tracings, and blood tests for heart damage, it often se...