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Sepsis: SIRS due to an infection

Many think a sepsis diagnosis requires positive blood cultures and is associated with an extremely grim prognosis. ... Sepsis is now defined as SIRS (systemic inflammatory response syndrome) due to an infection.
January 2011

New-onset afib in sepsis related to sepsis risk factors, review finds

Researchers analyzed English-language observational and randomized controlled studies that identified risk factors for new-onset atrial fibrillation or new-onset atrial flutter in adult patients with sepsis. ... While certain demographic characteristics
December 2018

New CMS specialty code and more on Sepsis-3

This column discusses the new CMS specialty code for hospital medicine and developments in sepsis criteria. ... Meanwhile, Medicare recovery audit contractors may adopt Sepsis-3 criteria for the clinical validation of sepsis.
June 2016


The results support the effectiveness of the New York State sepsis regulation, the authors said. ... Both improvements were also seen in the subgroup of patients who met Sepsis-3 criteria.
July 2019

Debates in sepsis

even looks a little bit like sepsis antibiotics within that first hour,” said Dr. ... A biomarker that identifies sepsis “is sort of like a Holy Grail,” said Dr.
January 2019

Restrictive or individualized fluid resuscitation may work for severe sepsis, studies find

The trial included 109 patients with severe sepsis and septic shock admitted from the ED to the ICU at two U.S. ... Another recent sepsis study found that lactate and base excess may be useful to guide fluid resuscitation in sepsis.
April 2019

Sepsis is still confusing

The conference defined sepsis as SIRS (systemic inflammatory response syndrome) due to infection. ... Surviving sepsis campaign: international guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2012.
February 2016

Machine learning model predicts sepsis in ICU patients up to 12 hours before diagnosis

adjunct therapies according to a reliable estimate of how likely they are to develop sepsis in the near future, the authors said. ... adjunct therapies “based on a reliable estimate of their likelihood of developing sepsis in the near future,” the
January 2018

Test yourself: Sepsis

A 47-year-old woman is evaluated in the intensive care unit for sepsis. ... Improved survival has been demonstrated in patients with severe sepsis who have an APACHE score of 25 or greater.
January 2011

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