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Narrative Reviews


Circulation

Under Construction

Systems Failure


Blood Pressure


Heart


Ischaemia

Cardiomyopathy

Arrhythmias


Pericardial Disorders

Trauma

  • Myocardial Contusion
  • Penetrating Injury

Blood Vessels


Aorta

Smaller Vessels

Vasoplegia

Trauma

  • Exsanguination

Blood Volume


Hypovolaemic Shock

  • Massive Haemorrhage
  • Dehydration
  • Anaemia

Fluid Overload


Investigations & Monitoring


General


General

  • Blood Pressure
  • ECG

Perfusion

  • Capillary Refill
  • Lactate
  • ScvO2
  • Peripheral - Central Temperature Gradient
  • Blood pH / Base Deficit

Biomarkers

Imaging


Therapies


General


Drugs

Revascularisation


Procedures


General


Vessel Cannulation

Pacing

  • Temporary Pacing Wire

Cardioversion

  • Cardioversion & Defibrillation

VA ECMO

  • Instituting VA ECMO