Tag Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Multi-organ Failure Hot Case

GENERAL APPROACH Initial illness and response to treatment Diagnosis correct Organ failures and support for each organ Complications of stay – nosocomial infection… INTRODUCTION CUBICLE number of organs being supported INFUSIONS resuscitation fluid being administered noradrenaline (sepsis) sedation and neuromuscular…

CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome

Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome (MODS) is a hypometabolic, immunodepressed state with clinical and biochemical evidence of decreased functioning of the body's organ systems that develops subsequent to an acute injury or illness.