Sepsis in Africa: practical steps to stem the tide

@article{Otu2015SepsisIA,
  title={Sepsis in Africa: practical steps to stem the tide},
  author={Akaninyene A Otu and James W.T. Elston and Emmanuel Fru Nsutebu},
  journal={The Pan African Medical Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={21}
}
Sepsis is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide and particularly in Africa where awareness is low and resources are limited. There are limited reports on the epidemiology, management and outcomes of the sepsis syndromes from Africa. However, this region is likely to account for a significant proportion of the global burden of sepsis which goes unrecognized. It is imperative to address this through research, increased awareness, capacity building and introduction of practical… 
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