Distributive Shock Case Study #2: Fever and Infection in the Long-term Care Resident

Early recognition and intervention of distributive or septic shock among patients in a long-term care resident is key. This activity outlines how to recognize the signs and symptoms, plus effective management of distributive or septic shock in a long-term care resident.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize signs and symptoms of distributive or septic shock.
  • Describe effective management of distributive or septic shock in a long-term care resident.