Types of Shock

Shock = inadequate organ and tissue perfusion with oxygenated blood.

This doodle captures the four main categories of shock:

1. Hypovolemic Shock:
– Hemorrhage
– Severe burns
– Dehydration

2. Cardiogenic Shock
– MI

3. Obstructive Shock
– Cardiac tampnade
– Tension pneumothorax
– Pulmonary embolism
– Constrictive pericarditis

4. Distributive shock
– Septic
– Anaphylatic
– Neurogenic


  1. Your doodles are amazing! Thank you for allowing people to share them (credit will absolutely be given to you as you asked).

    1. Author

      Thank you so much for your comment. Please let me know if you need any doodles at a higher resolution.

  2. very fun and innovative. and you sure are generous to allow people to share your doodoles. i wish there will be more people like you

    1. Author

      Most welcome! Thank you for your comment.

  3. Your drawings are great!! Thank you so much!! I am a visual learner and your drawings help visualize everything a little easier…Once again thank you.

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