News related to Plasmanate (Plasma Protein Fraction) and/or conditions it is approved for
Confirmed: Aggressive Septic Shock Protocol Does Not Reduce Deaths (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Emergency Medicine [2017.03.23]
(MedPage Today) -- Meta-analysis finds no benefit even among sickest patients
Norepinephrine Shortage Tied to Increase in Septic Shock Deaths
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2017.03.22]
A shortage several years ago of norepinephrine used to treat septic shock was tied to an increase in deaths among patients with the condition, a new study shows.
Reuters Health Information
Shortage of drug to treat low blood pressure from septic shock associated with increased deaths
Source: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses News From Medical News Today [2017.03.22]
Patients with septic shock admitted to hospitals affected by the 2011 shortage of the drug norepinephrine had a higher risk of in-hospital death, according to a study published online by JAMA.
'Shocking' Increase in Baby Teeth Extractions
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines [2017.03.21]
Hospitals in England have reported a rise in the number of young children having their baby teeth extracted.
WebMD Health News
Shocks From Implanted Defibrillators Trigger Health Costs of Their Own
Source: MedicineNet Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Specialty [2017.02.16]
Title: Shocks From Implanted Defibrillators Trigger Health Costs of Their Own
Category: Health News
Created: 2/15/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AM
How highs and lows in testosterone levels 'shock' prostate cancer cells to death
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.05]
A strategy of alternately flooding and starving the body of testosterone is producing good results in patients who have metastatic prostate cancer that is resistant to treatment by chemical or...
Source: MedicineNet Hyperthermia Specialty [2016.08.10]
Title: Shock (Medical)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/7/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 AM
Study Explains How Shock Therapy Might Ease Severe Depression
Source: MedicineNet Electroconvulsive Therapy Specialty [2012.03.20]
Title: Study Explains How Shock Therapy Might Ease Severe Depression
Category: Health News
Created: 3/19/2012 6:06:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
More Than 80,000 EpiPens Recalled Overseas
Source: Medscape Allergy & Clinical Immunology Headlines [2017.03.22]
The company that markets EpiPens said the recalled devices may fail to inject its potentially life-saving dose of epinephrine into a patient experiencing anaphylactic shock.