Reference Lists

Vasoactives in Septic Shock References

Here’s a PDF that has all of these references in one location!

Guidelines/General Reviews

Sepsis-3 –

2016 Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock –

NEJM Review on Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock –

Surviving Sepsis Campaign Bundle: 2018 Update –

Vasoactive Agents for Adult Septic Shock: An Update and Review –

Vasoactive Drugs in Circulatory Shock –

Studies Discussed During the Episode

Pharmacokinetics of oral fludricortisone –

Annane Corticosteroid Editorial –

Hydrocortisone, Vitamin C, and Thiamine for the Treatment of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: A Retrospective Before-After Study –

Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Thiamine as a Metabolic Resuscitator in Septic Shock: A Pilot Study –

Effect of Thiamine Administration on Lactate Clearance and Mortality in Patients with Septic Shock –

Angiotensin II for the Treatment of Vasodilatory Shock –

A Retrospective Review of Angiotensin II Use in Adult Patients with Refractory Distributive Shock –

A Blast From the Past: Revival of Angiotensin II for Vasodilatory Shock –

Methylene blue for the treatment of septic shock –

Association Between US Norepinephrine Shortage and Mortality Among Patients with Septic Shock –

Effects of Norepinpehrine and Vasopressin Discontinuation Order in the Recovery Phase of Septic Shock: A Systematic Review and Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis –

Trends in Use of Midodrine in the ICU: A Single-Center Retrospective Case Series –

Future and In-Progress Research

CLOVERS trial –

Research Priorities for Sepsis and Septic Shock –

These references should augment the episode and help with further discussion/clarification on some of the issues we discussed.

If you’re looking for a specific reference or have ideas on others to add reach out via email: or via Twitter/Instagram @PharmacyToDose


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