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Unformatted text preview: • Treatment = Thrombolysis , Angiography (PTCA and stenting), Supportive measures (Oxygenation, filling, cardiac support). Supportive Measures for Cardiogenic Shock • Oxygenation o High concentration oxygen mask o CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) o IPPV (Intermittent positive pressure ventilation) • Filling o IV fluids, guided by by CVP, PCWP, TOE • Pharmacological circulatory support o Beta 1 adrenoceptor agonists increasing contractility o Alpha 1 agonists increasing vasoconstiction o Phosphodiesterase inhibitors reducing vasoconstriction • Mechanical support • IABP (Intra-aortic Balloon Pump)...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANT ANT2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10