Podcast 10 – Cardiogenic Shock
Mohamed, a listener from Sudan, emailed asking about the treatment of acute pulmonary edema in patients with low blood pressure. This is in distinction to SCAPE patients (see podcast 1).
If the patients have pulmonary edema and low BP from a cardiac cause, then they are in
First, consider the etiology:
Ischemic (Right sided infarct, STEMI, NSTEMI)
At the same time, you are treating the patient with: