Catecholamines and vasopressin during critical illness.

  title={Catecholamines and vasopressin during critical illness.},
  author={Gabriele Bassi and Peter Radermacher and Enrico Calzia},
  journal={Critical care clinics},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={131-49, vii-viii}
This article summarizes the effects of catecholamines and vasopressin on the cardiovascular system, focusing on their metabolic and immunologic properties. Particular attention is dedicated to the septic shock condition.