Posts Tagged ‘Surviving Sepsis Campaign’

Blood-Pressure Target in Patients with Septic Shock

Posted by • April 25th, 2014

In a multicenter, open-label trial, patients with septic shock were treated to maintain a mean arterial pressure target of either 80 to 85 mm Hg or 65 to 70 mm Hg. There were no significant between-group differences in 28-day mortality or in 90-day mortality. Septic shock is characterized by arterial hypotension despiteadequate fluid resuscitation. Clinical Pearls •… Read More…