Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 22, Supplement 1, pp S9–S9 | Cite as

Plasma endotoxin levels in the early phase of septic shock

  • L Ilkka
  • J Takala
  • Critical Care Research Program
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Conclusion

Endotoxemia and hemodynamic patterns in the early phase of septic shock were similar with the survivor and non survivor patients. We suggest that early endotoxemia may be an epiphenomenon rather than an important determinant of the course of septic shock.

Keywords

Public Health Survivor Patient Septic Shock Early Phase Emergency Medicine 

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© Springer-Verlag 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • L Ilkka
    • 1
  • J Takala
    • 1
  • Critical Care Research Program
  1. 1.Department of Intensive CareKuopio University HospitalKuopioFinland

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