Apply what you are learning in Human Anatomy & Physiology to a real-life clinical situation about an individual suffering from a septic shock. Recognize the symptoms. Reach a prognosis. Determine the appropriate course of treatment.
Case Study: Septic Shock
Objectives:Define the term ischemia.
Describe the roles of cardiovascular control mechanisms.
Correlate the ischemia to the degradation of the cardiovascular control system.
Understand the relationship between shock and specific outcomes.
Describe the factors that influence movement of fluid between compartments.