Medical Mnemonic Types Of Shock

The sudden cessation of blood flow throughout the body causes the life-threatening condition known as shock.

There are many potential causes of shock, including but not limited to: severe injury, overexposure to heat, excessive blood loss, an allergic reaction, a life-threatening infection, severe poisoning and severe burns (Source)

How To Remember The Types Of Shock ?

Types Of Shock

  • Hemorrhagic shock
  • Neurogenic shock
  • Cardiogenic shock
  • Respiratory shock
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Metabolic shock
  • Psychogenic shock
  • Septic shock

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Remember this for your NExT Medical Exit Test exam & USMLE, Pre-Med, NCLEX exams.

Dr. Arin Nandi

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