05.01 Shock Module Intro

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Included In This Lesson


Upon completion of this module, you will be able to…

  1. Verbalize the basic definition of shock
  2. Discuss the different types of shock and their physiological impact in the body
  3. Describe the causes, symptoms, and treatment priorities for hypovolemic shock, cardiogenic & obstructive shock, and distributive shocks.
  4. Discuss the priorities in planning care for a patient in shock.