International pediatric sepsis consensus conference: Definitions for sepsis and organ dysfunction in pediatrics*

@article{Goldstein2005InternationalPS,
  title={International pediatric sepsis consensus conference: Definitions for sepsis and organ dysfunction in pediatrics*},
  author={B. Goldstein and B. Giroir and A. Randolph},
  journal={Pediatric Critical Care Medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={6},
  pages={2-8}
}
  • B. Goldstein, B. Giroir, A. Randolph
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Objective: Although general definitions of the sepsis continuum have been published for adults, no such work has been done for the pediatric population. Physiologic and laboratory variables used to define the systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) and organ dysfunction require modification for the developmental stages of children. An international panel of 20 experts in sepsis and clinical research from five countries (Canada, France, Netherlands, United Kingdom, and United States) was… CONTINUE READING

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