Ask Me Anything

with Vet Vault Clinical: Emergency and Critical Care

Ask a question

Can I trust my fluid pump?

The other night I was setting up a patient with multiple iv lines running through a 3-way adaptor, and I started wondering if a complicated set-up like this affects the actual rates of fluids delivered. Is there any information on this? Do I need to compensate when I work out fluid rates when I have multiple lines running in? Thanks!


Do you have any good info in regards to using vassopressors in the treatment of septic shock patients with persistent hypotension Im having trouble finding anything that says what to use first etc?