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ICU Management

Extracorporeal techniques in sepsis treatment: benefits and risks

2018 31 Oct

Sepsis, a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, is characterised by a dysregulated immune response to infections that results in life-threatening organ dysfunction. Conventional therapy of sepsis typically starts with resuscitative measures; however, the only definitive therapy is adequate antibiotics and source control in surgical... Read more