• Meet the 2018-2019 Executive Council
  • Click HERE to see why the Shock Society is so important to our members.
  • Spring 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to the US Shock Society!  

The mission of the Shock Society is to improve the care of victims of trauma, shock, and sepsis, through:

  • Promoting clinically relevant research into the basic biology of trauma, shock, and sepsis
  • Providing a multidisciplinary forum to integrate and disseminate new knowledge in trauma, shock, and sepsis
  • Promoting the education and mentoring of the next generation of investigators in the field of trauma, shock, and sepsis

**  The 2019 Shock Society Election of Officer's is now open. Click HERE for details.  **

Shock Society 2019 Annual Conference - June 8-11, 2019
(Co-located with the 39th SIS Annual Meeting, June 5-8, 2019)

We are excited to announce that in response to the membership's request, the Shock Society and the Surgical Infection Society (SIS) will be having a co-located meeting in 2019. The leadership from both societies have jointly agreed on an exceptional venue at Loews Coronado Bay Resort.

Registration is NOW OPEN!
Early-bird registration deadline has been extended to April 17th.


Click HERE to see additional information about this exciting meeting.

Membership benefits:

Direct Access to professionals and students sharing your specialty.

Access to Journal, SHOCK®: Injury, Inflammation, and Sepsis.

Award Eligibility

What's New in SHOCK, March 2019?

The March 2019 issue of Shock provides a robust combination of clinical and basic science investigations addressing important gaps in knowledge in the fields of trauma, sepsis, and inflammation. The issue consists of 16 articles with specific focus on coagulopathy, blood transfusion, biomarkers, endothelial function, macrophage polarization, and cell-based therapy. We would like to congratulate all of the authors on their exciting work.

Fibrinolysis shutdown is an independent risk factor for increased mortality in trauma. The lead article is a post hoc secondary analysis of thrombelastography (TEG) fibrinolysis shutdown after trauma from the landmark Pragmatic, Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios (PROPPR) study group (1  Read more...

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