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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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