Circulatory shock part 1 : Overview, causes and types

Jones, ID and Rushton, MA 2012, 'Circulatory shock part 1 : Overview, causes and types' , British Journal of Cardiac Nursing, 7 (11) , pp. 528-533.

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This article, the first in a series of two, provides an introduction to the subject of circulatory shock. It discusses the definition of shock, its pathophysiology and incidence, and discusses its different causes. The second part of the series will provides the reader with an overview of the acute nursing management of patients presenting with the different forms of circulatory shock.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Health and Wellbeing
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society
Journal or Publication Title: British Journal of Cardiac Nursing
Publisher: Mark Allen Group
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1749-6403
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Funders: British Journal of Cardiac Nursing
Depositing User: M. A Rushton
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2015 14:36
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2022 16:47

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