Cardiogenic shock

What is Cardiogenic shock?

Shock resulting from decline in cardiac output secondary to serious heart disease, usually myocardial infarction.

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I am doing an assignment for nursing on a patient who is 2 days post coronary artery bypass surgery and trying to determine if its hypovolemic...

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all the signs and symptoms that you have mentioned are that of hypovolemic shock, in addition a cvp ie central venous pressure will help to...

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My husband had Aorta bifemoral bypass surgery took 8 hours, did fine but after surgery went into cardiogenic shock, could doctors have done more...

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Thanks for your query.

The two reasons for this to happen are 1) a heart attack (MI), with or w/o an arrhythmia such as VF 2) bleeding 3) a...

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Hi Here are the details of the surgery my father had undergone : admitting diagnosis : coronary artery disease, recent itferior myocardial...

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first whatever medicine are prescribed should be taken on regular basis without default.
healthy lifestyle, brisk walking, low salt, sugar and fat...

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