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ICU Management

New Strategy for Identifying Sepsis Arising in the ICU

2017 14 Feb

A new methodology using administrative codes coupled to a SIRS screening protocol can help identify patients whose sepsis initially appears during their ICU stay, with up to 94 percent accuracy, according to a new study published in Journal of Critical Care. See Also : Surviving Sepsis Guidelines 2016 Update "We found that we could reliably... Read more