SESSION TITLE: Critical Care
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Slide
PRESENTED ON: Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 02:15 PM - 03:45 PM
PURPOSE: Utilizing point-of-care bedside ultrasound (POCUS) to evaluate intravascular volume status in early shock in a controlled retrospective cohort study. Outcomes measured: 1) Time to vasopressor wean (50 % reduction in dose of vasopressors), 2) Time to discontinuation of vasopressors, 3) Days on ventilator, 4) Length of stay in ICU.