The Ten Minute Medic

Hosted ByBill Young

The Ten Minute Medic (TMM) Podcast is for busy EMS students who need information in bite size portions to listen to between calls or while standing in line.  Brought to you by experienced EMS educators, who are busy themselves, we will never waste your time with useless fluff!

The Pathophysiology of Shock…Why a Blood Pressure Means Nothing!

This is the second part of the Pathophysiology of Shock episode.  In this recording we’ll look at:

1.  Why relying on a BP for indication of shock could be deadly for your patient,

2.  The three stages of shock and why you must be aggressive in its recognition and treatment and,

3.  How the movement of fluid in and out of the cells affects the hemostatic status of your patient. 

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