Big Shock…..Do we ❤ POCUS?

‘Red Standby 4 mins’ tannoys the nurse in charge. ‘It’s a 70yr old male BP 68/49, pulse 120, GCS 14/15, O2 sats 98% on 15L NRB, temperature 37.5°C’ you are reliably informed by a colleague. What goes through your mind in the minutes before similar patients arrive in your department? It almost makes me as … Continue reading Big Shock…..Do we ❤ POCUS?