volume 23, issue 3, P485-501 2009
DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2009.04.002
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Matthew R. Morrell, Scott T. Micek, Marin H. Kollef

Abstract: The diagnosis and management of severe sepsis and septic shock is a complex and dynamic process. Newer evidence-based interventions are constantly being developed and implemented with the purpose of improving morbidity and mortality. Current investigations are being performed in hospital environments to determine the change in behaviors and clinical impact with the most recent recommendations. The use of standardized treatment protocols in addition to newer diagnostic and treatment modalities in patients who h…

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