A 29-year-old member asked:
What is the most important thing in the management of severe hemorrhagic shock?
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Critical Care 21 years experience
Hospital: Stop bleeding if possible. Go to nearest hospital. Physician insert large bore intravenous line and start massive transfusion protocol and do everything to stop bleeding.
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Last updated Mar 14, 2014
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