For some time, it has been clear that septic shock results from the coordinated release of cytokine mediators that directly or indirectly injure tissues of the host. Natural and synthetic inhibitors of tumor necrosis factor, interleukin-1, and other key cytokines may alter current concepts regarding shock and its therapy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||New horizons (Baltimore, Md.)|
|State||Published - Feb 1 1993|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine