Predictors of long-term outcomes in adult sepsis survivors

Risk factors at index hospitalisation associated with longer term mortality in adult sepsis survivors   Clinician researcher and intensivist at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital, London, and first author of the Third International Consensus Definitions for Sepsis and Septic Shock Criteria, Manu Shankhar-Hari, discusses this recently-published cohort study which investigates the generic and sepsis-specific patient […]

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World Sepsis Day – 13 September 2019

Global campaign to prevent sepsis, improve diagnosis and management   13 September is World Sepsis Day and the Global Sepsis Alliance (GSA) and World Health Organization (WHO) are together urging all health systems, policymakers, healthcare workers and civilians to develop a concerted effort on sepsis prevention, diagnosis and management, to save lives. Mortality rates for […]

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Society’s fund launches two-day course for Low and Middle Income countries

Sepsis Education Goes Global Using the skills and local knowledge of many of the members of the Global Intensive Care (GIC) Working Group, the ESICM fund, ALIVE – with the generous support of GE – is backing a brand-new two-day sepsis course beginning in Kampala (Uganda) on 9 & 10 June. Chair of the GIC […]

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