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Synonyms for shock

Synonyms for shock

violent forcible contact between two or more things

something that jars the mind or emotions

to deprive of courage or the power to act as a result of fear, anxiety, or disgust

to affect with a strong feeling of moral aversion

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to inflict physical or mental injury or distress on

to cause to experience a sudden momentary shock

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the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally

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the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat

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(pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells

an instance of agitation of the earth's crust

an unpleasant or disappointing surprise

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a pile of sheaves of grain set on end in a field to dry

a bushy thick mass (especially hair)

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a sudden jarring impact

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strike with disgust or revulsion

strike with horror or terror

collide violently

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collect or gather into shocks

subject to electrical shocks

inflict a trauma upon

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References in periodicals archive ?
Inotrem SA and Roche Diagnostics (VTX: ROG) have signed an R&D collaboration agreement to develop a companion diagnostic test that will use plasma circulating protein (sTREM-1) to be used in the field of septic shock, the private biotechnology company disclosed on Friday.
Currently, the most accepted definition of myocardial dysfunction in septic shock is based on a left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) of <45–50%.
These clinical results further validate and help shed light on the critical role PCT plays in the risk assessment for patients diagnosed with severe sepsis or septic shock.
Conclusion: In adult patients, septic shock, severe ARDS, history of chronic liver disease, neutropenic sepsis and presence of HIV, and invasive mechanical ventilation are associated with a higher risk of ICU mortality in patients admitted with severe pneumonia.
Conclusion: Patients with septic shock are complicated with disordered expressions of inflammatory factors.
Earlier this year, the company launched a Phase 2 multicentre clinical trial, involving patients suffering from septic shock, taking place in four European countries.
Vitamin C has multiple effects that might be expected to be beneficial for patients with severe sepsis or septic shock.
However, if you think you or someone else has sepsis or septic shock, go straight to A&E or call 999.
According to the third international consensus definitions for sepsis and septic shock, the sequential onset of complications, that is, the occurrence of adverse events after the onset of sepsis, proposed that the patients with this disease are more vulnerable and thus present such high rates of complications.
This prompted us to explore adherence to resuscitation guidelines in the treatment of severe sepsis and septic shock, as well as differences in adherence by the healthcare staff in the group over 65 compared with patients under 65 years of age.
Objective: The current study aims to explore the factors associated with outcome among patients with severe sepsis and septic shock admitted to the intensive care unit, Northwest General Hospital and Research Centre, Peshawar, Pakistan.
The third international consensus definition for sepsis and septic shock describes septic shock as 'a subset of sepsis in which underlying circulatory, cellular, and metabolic abnormalities are associated with a greater risk of mortality than sepsis alone'.
Severe sepsis and septic shock have a significant and increasing impact on public health, and are among the leading causes of mortality in intensive care units.