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Table 3 Cardiogenic shock

From: The effect of angiotensin II on blood pressure in patients with circulatory shock: a structured review of the literature

Author (year) Cases SBP ↑ (mmHg) MAP ↑ (mmHg) Dose range
Del Greco (1961) [25] 2 48.0   1.2–1.8 mcg/min
Nassif (1963) [34] 2 87.5   7–350 mcg bolus, 10.4–18.0 mcg/min
Wedeen (1963) [35] 11 57.0a   1.5–36.0 mcg/min
Beenlands (1964) [36] 17 b   1–36 mcg/min
Udhoji (1964) [26] 3   45.0c N/A
Belle (1965) [37] 1 16.0   50–250 mg/day
Geary (1990) [38] 1   30.0 6 mcg/min
Trilli (1994) [21] 1 24.0   8.5–9.0 mcg/min
Total 38 53.9d 40.0d  
  1. SBP systolic blood pressure, MAP mean arterial pressure
  2. aData from four responders. Seven nonresponders not included due to incomplete data
  3. bFrom 52.8 mmHg to > 100 mmHg in 13 of 18 patients
  4. cData from two patients with complete data. A third patient had incomplete data
  5. dWeighted average