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Table 4 Septic shock

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

Author (year) Number of cases SBP ↑ (mmHg) MAP ↑ (mmHg) Dose range
Del Greco (1961) [25] 7 29.3   0.2–50.0 mcg/min
Nassif (1963) [34] 6 73.3   10–120 mcg bolus, 2–15 mcg/min
Wedeen (1963) [35] 1 110.0   11–21 mcg/min
Udhoji (1964) [26] 4   40.5 a
Cohn (1965) [27] 6   29.7 a
Singh (1966) [28] 25 b   4–12 mcg/min
Thomas (1991) [40] 1   c 5–20 mcg/min
Ryding (1995) [41] 1   18.0 3.5–4.2 mcg/min
Wray (1995) [24] 1   d 8–22 mcg/min
Chawla (2014) [10] 10   6.0 15–20 ng/kg/min
Khanna (2017) [11] 163   12.5 20–40 ng/kg/min
Total 225 53.9e 13.3e  
  1. SBP systolic blood pressure, MAP mean arterial pressure
  2. aData unavailable
  3. bFrom < 90 mmHg to > 90 mmHg
  4. cFrom 52 mmHg to >100 mmHg
  5. dFrom < 80 mmHg to > 80 mmHg
  6. eWeighted averages