Why do NHS Consultants refuse to use a licensed treatment for sepsis?

Got your attention? That’s right, I am discovering that NHS Consultants are refusing to prescribe a licensed treatment for sepsis for fear of being sued or criticised by their peers. To be exact, “Pabrinex Intravenous High Potency, Solution for injection (‘Pabrinex’) provides additional vitamins B and C to correct deficiencies that may have occurred, for…… Continue reading Why do NHS Consultants refuse to use a licensed treatment for sepsis?

Physiology of extracellular sodium; more complicated than than we have been supposing.

I have long despaired of Experts, many of professorial appellation, who  peddle the obviously oversimplified message that sodium is oedemagenic. In this post I’ll look at the growing body of work on tissue sodium, and we’ll see that plasma sodium concentration does not reflect the overall ECF sodium status. Reports on the distribution of sodium…… Continue reading Physiology of extracellular sodium; more complicated than than we have been supposing.