•  Samir Vora

    Pancreatic Stone Protein Biomarker for Sepsis, Antimicrobial Resistanc

    • 10:50 AM, Oct 14

    The problem of antimicrobial resistance and the use of a clinical decision score and point-of-care testing biomarkers, such as CRP and PSP, to help solve this problem.  Introduction  Infectious diseases are a public health issue around the world, with bacterial, viral, parasitic, or fungal-related diseases responsible for 26% of mortality worldwide, and the remaining 74% attributed to

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    Practical Implementation of the Pancreatic Stone Protein Sepsis Test

    • 02:00 PM, May 25

    An overview of a discussion on sepsis and the Pancreatic Stone Protein (PSP) biomarker by Dr João Pereira, Hospital De Vila Franca De Xira, Portugal and how it can be used for early diagnosis of sepsis and facilitate decision-making regarding the administration of antibiotics. The discussion was chaired by Prof Pedro Póvoa, coordinator of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Hospital de Sao...