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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

        

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.
 
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
 
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What's New in SHOCK, November 2018?

 
ABSTRACT Traumatic brain injury (TBI) results in systemic changes in coagulation and inflammation that contribute to post-traumatic morbidity and mortality. The potential interaction of platelets and pro-inflammatory cytokines in the modulation of coagulation, microthrombosis, and venous thromboembolic events after moderate TBI has not been determined. Using a murine model, we hypothesized that the degree of platelet-induced coagulation varies depending on the platelet aggregation agonist platelet-induced coagulation changes in a time-dependent manner following TBI, and changes in platelet-induced coagulation are mirrored by changes in the levels of circulating pro-inflammatory cytokines. ; Read more...

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