Eight hours of hypotensive versus normotensive resuscitation in a porcine model of controlled hemorrhagic shock.

@article{Skarda2008EightHO,
  title={Eight hours of hypotensive versus normotensive resuscitation in a porcine model of controlled hemorrhagic shock.},
  author={David E Skarda and Kristine E. Mulier and Mark E George and Greg J Bellman},
  journal={Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 9},
  pages={845-52}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to compare hypotensive and normotensive resuscitation in a porcine model of hemorrhagic shock. METHODS This was a prospective, comparative, randomized survival study of controlled hemorrhagic shock using 28 male Yorkshire-Landrace pigs (15 to 25 kg). In 24 splenectomized pigs, the authors induced hemorrhagic shock to a systolic blood pressure (sBP) of 48 to 58 mm Hg (approximately 35% bleed). Pigs were randomized to undergo normotensive resuscitation (sBP… CONTINUE READING

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