Implementing the severe sepsis care bundles outside the ICU by outreach.

@article{Carter2007ImplementingTS,
  title={Implementing the severe sepsis care bundles outside the ICU by outreach.},
  author={Chris Carter},
  journal={Nursing in critical care},
  year={2007},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={225-30}
}
Sepsis is not a new challenge facing the health care team, it remains a complex disease, which is difficult to identify and treat. Mortality from sepsis remains high and continues to be a common cause of death among critically ill patients, despite advances in critical care. Sepsis accounts for an estimated 27% of all intensive care admissions in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and accounted for 46% of all intensive care bed days. Recent research studies and the surviving sepsis campaign… CONTINUE READING