Idag pratar jag lite om laktat, och hur jag ser på denna kanske missförstådda molekyl.

Referenser:

Garcia-Alvarez, M., Marik, P., & Bellomo, R. (2014). Sepsis-associated hyperlactatemia. Critical Care. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13054-014-0503-3

Garcia-Alvarez, M., Marik, P., & Bellomo, R. (2014). Stress hyperlactataemia: Present understanding and controversy. The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(13)70154-2

Tapia, P., Soto, D., Bruhn, A., Alegría, L., Jarufe, N., Luengo, C., … Hernández, G. (2015). Impairment of exogenous lactate clearance in experimental hyperdynamic septic shock is not related to total liver hypoperfusion. Critical Care, 19(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13054-015-0928-3

Hernández, G., Cavalcanti, A. B., Ospina-Tascón, G., Zampieri, F. G., Dubin, A., Hurtado, F. J., … Bakker, J. (2018). Early goal-directed therapy using a physiological holistic view: the ANDROMEDA-SHOCK—a randomized controlled trial. Annals of Intensive Care, 8(1), 52. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13613-018-0398-2