4 edition of Clinical aspects of endotoxin shock found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||editor, R.A. Proctor.|
|Series||Handbook of endotoxin ;, v. 4|
|Contributions||Proctor, R. A. 1945-|
|LC Classifications||RC182.S4 C57 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 274 p. :|
|Number of Pages||274|
|LC Control Number||85029273|
Endotoxin is a unique molecule because it represents an important probe for investigating the humoral and cellular basis of septic shock. Endotoxin administration to humans provides an opportunity to evaluate the earliest responses that are activated after exposure to an important bacterial component. User Review - Flag as inappropriate This book provides invaluable insight and understanding into pyrogens and bacterial endotoxins. As an industrial microbiologist, this book has proved it value time and again when questions arise about the source and significance of endotoxin 5/5(1).
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Endotoxins can induce an excessive inflammatory response and result in microcirculatory dysfunction. Polymyxin-B hemoperfusion (PMX-HP) has been recognized to effectively remove endotoxins in patients with sepsis and septic shock, and a rat sepsis model revealed that PMX-HP treatment can maintain a better microcirculation. The primary aim of this study was to investigate . shock, organ failure and death in humans. The Code of Federal Regulations, 21 CFR (a), requires The LPS characteristics and structural aspects at the monomer therapeutic manufacturing and clinical settings. Challenges in Endotoxin Detection Product interferences with LAL assay are known to occur. Recently, a.
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Clinical aspects of endotoxin shock. Amsterdam ; New York: Elsevier, (OCoLC) Online version: Clinical aspects of endotoxin shock. Amsterdam ; New York: Elsevier, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: R A Proctor.
Despite the remarkable progress in intensive care medicine, sepsis and shock continue to be major clinical problems in intensive care units. Septic shock may be associated with a toxic state initiated by the stimulation of monocytes by bacterial toxins such as endotoxin, which is Cited by: 6.
Clinical Aspec Endotox Shock (HANDBOOK OF ENDOTOXIN) 1st Edition by Proctor (Author) ISBN Author: Proctor. Endotoxins represent the pyrogens (fever-inducing agents) of gram-negative bacteria, pyrogenicity being probably the first activity of endotoxin recognized.
Endotoxins are endowed with a large spectrum of biological activities that may be demonstrated in vivo and in these, pyrogenicity, leukopenia and leukocytosis, induction of the local, generalized Schwartzman phenomenon, and lethal.
Endotoxic Shock Part I: A Review of Causes* Elizabeth M. Hardie, DVM, PhD, and Kris Kruse-Elliott, DVM Endotoxic shock is a complex phenomenon resulting from systemic release of inflammatory mediators. Endotoxin interacts with inflammatory cells, platelets, and vascular endothelium.
Although endotoxin has generally been presumed to be the major bacterial toxin responsible for the septic shock syndrome, the detection of circulating endotoxin in human sepsis has correlated inconsistently with both bacteremia and important clinical endpoints.6, 7, 8, 27 Using a prospective design, a sensitive chromogenic limulus amebocyte.
Jorgensen JH () Clinical applications of the Limulus amebocyte lysate test. In: Proctor RA (ed) Clinical aspects of endotoxin shock. Handbook of endotoxin. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. Mechanisms of Endotoxin Tolerance and their Effectiveness during the Febrile Phase of Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections in Man S.
Greisman, R. Hornick Pages Abstract. Endotoxin is a lipopolysaccharide (LPS) located in the outer membrane of gram-negative bacteria. Over the last 60 years, researchers have given endotoxin to animals and human volunteers to induce septic shock and investigate the pathophysiologic events associated with this Syndrome [1,2].
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Shock: Biochemical, Pharmacological, and Clinical Aspects Proceedings of the International Symposium on Shock held at Como, Italy, October 10–11, Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xiii. PDF. Pathogenesis of Shock.
Front Matter Pathophysiologic Mechanisms in Endotoxin Shock and its Therapeutic Approaches. Neuhof, E. A Consideration of the Role of the Reticuloendothelial System (RES) in Endotoxin Shock. Pages Pharmacological, and Clinical Aspects Book Subtitle Proceedings of the International Symposium on Shock held at Como, Italy, October 10–11, Editors.
Aldo Bertelli; Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Opal SM, Gluck T () Endotoxin as a drug target. Crit Care Med, 31(1 Suppl): S Opal SM, Scannon PJ, Vincent JL et al. () Relationship between plasma levels of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) and LPS-binding protein in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock.
J Infect Dis, (5): Opal SM () Endotoxins and other sepsis. A shock model in which the critical nature of the RES has been implicated is endotoxin-induced shock (Beeson, a, b). Beeson in first demonstrated the importance of RES function in host defense against endotoxin-induced pathology (Beeson, a, b).
This review describes some circumstances where endotoxins of Gram negative bacteria may be related to the pathogenesis of some common production diseases. Decisive evidence for the pathogentical role of endotoxins remains scarce, and therefore an interdisciplinary background covering epidemiological, biological, biochemical, clinical and experimental aspects is given.
New guidelines have been provided to improve clinical outcomes and the cellular /metabolic dysfunction associated with septic shock. Endotoxin (lipopolysaccharide), derived from the membrane of Gram-negative bacteria, is considered a major factor in the pathogenesis of sepsis. Removal of endotoxin could be an effective adjunctive therapy in.
The presence of bacterial endotoxin in the circulation system leads to altered cardiovascular function, lung dysfunction, and acute kidney injury, characterizing a clinical picture of sepsis and septic shock, but a new therapeutic approach to the removal of endotoxin from circulation has been developed utilizing a hemoperfusion process.
Abstract: A review of the literature on endotoxin shock as a complication of Gram-negative infections infections Subject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms symptoms Subject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms see more details see more details, together with an account of 35 cases and of experimental studies.
PIP: The pathophysiology, clinical aspects, medical, and surgical management of endotoxin shock are reviewed.
In the primate, the pathophysiology of endotoxin shock is contributed to by selective vasopasm, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and reduced myocardial response to.
We investigated the effects of two different Gram-negative bacteria and radiation-induced leukopenia on endotoxemia, cardiovascular abnormalities, and mortality in a canine model of septic shock. Serial hemodynamics were measured in conscious dogs using radionuclide heart scans and thermodilution cardiac output catheters.
Plasma endotoxin concentrations were determined with a chromogenic. Endotoxin and Sepsis:Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis, Host Resistance, and Therapycompiles the latest basic and clinical research on many aspects ofsepsis, including sepsis/SIRS. It provides researchers andclinicians with an up-to-date overview of the critical data andconcepts in this rapidly progressing field of inquiry.Bacterial endotoxins can be contaminants of drugs and biologics; when introduced into the bloodstream or intrathecal space, the toxins can cause severe inflammatory reactions including high fevers and even septic shock and death.
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