Points & Pearls: Updates and controversies in the early management of sepsis and septic shock

Faheem Guirgis, Lauren Page Black, Elizabeth L. DeVos, Nachi Gupta, Jeffrey Nusbaum

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Abstract

Sepsis is a common and life-threatening condition that requires early recognition and swift initial management. Diagnosis and treatment of sepsis and septic shock are fundamental for emergency clinicians, and include knowledge of clinical and laboratory indicators of subtle and overt organ dysfunction, infection source control, and protocols for prompt identification of the early signs of septic shock. [Points & Pearls is a digest of Emergency Medicine Practice.]

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalEmergency medicine practice
Volume20
StatePublished - Oct 1 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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