June 2020 Physician WSP: Steroids and Septic Shock: A Tale as Old as Time

This Physician World Shared Practice Forum will debut June 23, 2020, at 12 pm EST.

Dr. Kusum Menon discusses the history and science behind the use of corticosteroids in the management of septic shock. She covers the physiology of adrenal function, identifies potential risks and benefits of empiric corticosteroid treatment, and outlines an approach to corticosteroid use as part of managing septic shock in children.

 

Kusum Menon, MD, MSc is a Senior Scientist and Physician in the Division of Critical Care at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO), and an Associate Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Community Medicine at the University of Ottawa.

 

View the June Physician World Shared Practice Forum WSP here.

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Date & Time: 
06/23/2020 - 12:00 to 13:00