Re-evaluation of the sepsis score in equine neonates.

  title={Re-evaluation of the sepsis score in equine neonates.},
  author={Earl Weber and L. Chris Sanchez and Steeve Gigu{\`e}re},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  volume={47 3},
REASONS FOR PERFORMING STUDY The modified sepsis scoring system provides a method to identify sepsis in foals early in the disease process, but inconsistent results have been obtained from its clinical application in previous studies. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of the modified sepsis score in a larger population of foals. A secondary objective was to identify factors associated with sepsis. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective cohort study. METHODS Records were… CONTINUE READING

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