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Procalcitonin Exerts a Mediator Role in Septic Shock Through the Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Receptor

From Critical Care Medicine

The authors found that procalcitonin exerts a moderate but harmful effect on disease progression in experimental septic shock, and suggests a potential therapeutic application for calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor inhibitors in sepsis.

Authors:

Baranowsky A, Appelt J, Kleber C, et al. 


Estimated Time: 27:40

Categories: Disaster, Sepsis,
Content Type: Articles,