Defining sepsis.

Abstract

Definitions have been considered important in all fields of medicine, both at a patient level to facilitate accurate diagnosis and treatment, and at a research level to clarify patient inclusion criteria and interpretation of study results. Although there is agreement that sepsis refers to the host response to infection, the complexity of this response and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ccm.2008.06.001

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@article{Vincent2008DefiningS, title={Defining sepsis.}, author={Jean-Louis Vincent and Hakan Atalan Korkut}, journal={Clinics in chest medicine}, year={2008}, volume={29 4}, pages={585-90, vii} }