Abstract| Volume 57, ISSUE 2, P276-277, August 2019

The Restrictive IV Fluid Trial in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock (RIFTS): A Randomized Pilot Study

Corl KA, Prodromou M, Merchant RC, et al. Critical Care Medicine. 2019
      The ideal amount of intravenous (IV) fluids to give septic patients is still controversial despite extensive research into the topic. Currently, it is generally accepted that initially these patients benefit from a 30 mL/kg bolus, however guidelines regarding further fluid resuscitation are less elucidated. Furthermore, there has been some research to suggest too much IV fluid resuscitation could worsen outcomes.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'


      Subscribe to Journal of Emergency Medicine
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect