Myocardial Dysfunction in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock

Myocardial Dysfunction in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock

Dr. Juan N. Pulido, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Consultant in Critical Care Medicine and Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, interprets the results of a study described in the July 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on the Clinical spectrum, frequency and significance of myocardial dysfunction in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock using transthoracic echocardiography.


Published

October 16, 2012

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Mayo Clinic