Impact of Norepinephrine Weight-Based Dosing Compared With Non-Weight-Based Dosing in Achieving Time to Goal Mean Arterial Pressure in Obese Patients With Septic Shock.
1 University Medical Center Brackenridge, Austin, TX, USA.
2 Seton Medical Center Williamson, Round Rock, TX, USA.
- Published Article
Annals of Pharmacotherapy
- Publication Date
Mar 01, 2017
WBD of norepinephrine does not achieve time to goal MAP earlier in obese patients with septic shock. However, WBD may lead to higher norepinephrine cumulative dose requirements and prolonged time until norepinephrine discontinuation.
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