Toxic Shock Syndrome Management: A tale of two patients

  0 Introduction  0 Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a true resuscitationist’s disease.  It is potentially quite lethal, with many series of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome reporting mortality in the range of 30-50%.  However, recent observational studies suggest that treatment with modern critical care, toxin-suppressive antibiotics, and IVIG may reduce the mortality to 10% (Linner … Continue reading Toxic Shock Syndrome Management: A tale of two patients