5. Shock

  1. Ian Wood MA, RN, DipN (Lond) and
  2. Michelle Garner MPhil, BSc (Hons), RN, DipN (Lond)
  1. Judith Morgan and
  2. Ian Wood

Published Online: 28 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702864.ch5

Initial Management of Acute Medical Patients

Initial Management of Acute Medical Patients

How to Cite

Morgan, J. and Wood, I. (2012) Shock, in Initial Management of Acute Medical Patients (eds I. Wood and M. Garner), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118702864.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 16 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444337167

Online ISBN: 9781118702864

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Keywords:

  • Airway and breathing;
  • Anaphylaxis;
  • Blood loss and dehydration;
  • Cardiogenic shock;
  • Exposure;
  • Hypovolaemic shock;
  • Neurological disability;
  • Nursing care;
  • Septic shock;
  • Shock

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A: Hypovolaemic Shock

  • B: Cardiogenic Shock

  • C: Distributive Shock

  • Septic Shock

  • Anaphylactic Shock