Maternal morbidity and mortality from severe sepsis: a national cohort study

@inproceedings{Acosta2016MaternalMA,
  title={Maternal morbidity and mortality from severe sepsis: a national cohort study},
  author={Colleen D. Acosta and David A Harrison and Kathy Rowan and Dominique N Lucas and Jennifer J. Kurinczuk and Marian Knight},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the incidence, characteristics and risk factors for critical care admission with severe maternal sepsis in the UK. DESIGN National cohort study. SETTING 198 critical care units in the UK. PARTICIPANTS 646 pregnant and recently pregnant women who had severe sepsis within the first 24 hours of admission in 2008-2010. PRIMARY AND… CONTINUE READING