Sepsis in the postoperative period of cardiac surgery: problem description.

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BACKGROUND In spite of the advances in sepsis diagnosis and treatment in the last years, the morbidity and mortality are still high. OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalence, in-hospital evolution and prognosis of patients that presented sepsis in the postoperative period of cardiac surgery. METHODS This is a prospective study that included patients (n = 7… (More)

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@article{Oliveira2010SepsisIT, title={Sepsis in the postoperative period of cardiac surgery: problem description.}, author={Dinaldo Cavalcanti de Oliveira and Jo{\~a}o Bosco de Oliveira Filho and Rog{\'e}rio F. Silva and Simone Soares Moura and Diego Janstk Silva and Enilton Sergio Tabosa do Egito and Stevan Krieger Martins and Luis Souza and Adib Domingos Jatene and Leopoldo Soares Piegas}, journal={Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia}, year={2010}, volume={94 3}, pages={332-6, 352-6} }