Severe Sepsis

Known as: Sepsis with Organ Dysfunction, Sepsis, Severe 
Clinical syndrome defined by the presence of both infection and a systemic inflammatory response that progresses to multi-organ failure.(NICHD)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
From the CRISMA (Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness) Center, Department of Critical Care… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
To provide an update to the “Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines for Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock,” last… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Hydroxyethyl starch (HES) [corrected] is widely used for fluid resuscitation in intensive care units (ICUs), but its… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To provide an update to the original Surviving Sepsis Campaign clinical management guidelines, "Surviving Sepsis… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
OBJECTIVE Although general definitions of the sepsis continuum have been published for adults, no such work has been done for the… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
OBJECTIVE In 1991, the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) and the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) convened a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Context: Activation of the coagulation system and depletion of endogenous anticoagulants are frequently found in patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence, cost, and outcome of severe sepsis in the United States. DESIGN Observational cohort… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Drotrecogin alfa (activated), or recombinant human activated protein C, has antithrombotic, antiinflammatory, and… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
An American College of Chest Physicians/Society of Critical Care Medicine Consensus Conference was held in Northbrook in August… (More)
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