Hemodynamic Support of Pediatric and Neonatal Septic Shock

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

June 1, 2017

Last Updated Month/Year

August 2, 2023

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Document Objectives

The American College of Critical Care Medicine provided 2002 and 2007 guidelines for hemodynamic support of newborn and pediatric septic shock. Provide the 2014 update of the 2007 American College of Critical Care Medicine “Clinical Guidelines for Hemodynamic Support of Neonates and Children with Septic Shock.”

Target Patient Population

Neonates and children with septic shock

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Child, Infant

Health Care Settings

Emergency care, Hospital

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Assessment and screening, Diagnosis, Management, Treatment

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D003422 - Critical Care, D016638 - Critical Illness, D018805 - Sepsis, D000074743 - Hemodynamic Monitoring, D012772 - Shock, Septic, D000071074 - Neonatal Sepsis, D006439 - Hemodynamics


pediatric, critical care, sepsis, septic shock

Source Citation

Critical Care Medicine: June 2017 - Volume 45 - Issue 6 - p 1061-1093
doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002425

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