[Hypotensive resuscitation of the polytrauma patient with hemorrhagic shock].

Hemorrhagic shock is a significant cause of death in hospital practice, yet the management of this event in the period prior to definitive surgical hemostasis has changed little in 40 years. Currently, the standard treatment of resuscitation by means of fluid therapy to re-establish normal pressure and volume is based on animal models from the 1950s and… CONTINUE READING