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Fluid Responsiveness, “Answers”

1. How do you assess fluid responsiveness in the ED? Do you use IVC collapsibility in spontaneously breathing patients? Although fluid resuscitation is paramount in the treatment of sepsis, volume overloading critically ill patients has been shown to worsen outcomes … Continue reading

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Fluid responsiveness, Questions

1. How do you assess fluid responsiveness in the ED? Do you use inferior vena cava (IVC) collapsibility in the spontaneously breathing? 2. Which crystalloid fluid do you use to resuscitate critically ill patients? 3. Do you ever use hypertonic … Continue reading

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