This course identifies the different types of shock and describes their associated pathophysiology. Case studies of shock emergencies will be utilized to illustrate key aspects of shock management (such as the basic pathophysiology involved). Each case will highlight key elements of the history and physical exam, as well as present an initial assessment and management strategy.
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Internet access* and valid/active e-mail account.
*You may use any internet browser you prefer; however, Mozilla Firefox is the preferred browser, and Chrome may have compatibility issues. If you find that you are having technical difficulties with the course, first try updating and/or switching browsers (Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge)