Importance of PA Catheters in Cardiogenic Shock

February 21, 2018

Drs. Shelley Hall and Ajay Srivastava join Dr. Cathy Jeon to discuss the importance of hemodynamic monitoring in the ICU, particularly in cardiogenic shock patients. The physicians use PA catheters to monitor hemodynamics to determine the cause of shock and make clinical decisions for treatment.

“It’s not just the placing of the PA catheter, but understanding the data that it gives.” – Dr. Shelley Hall

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