The updated version of the guidelines will be presented during the ESICM LIVES virtual conference, LIVES 2021. 

The evidence-based guidelines, published in Critical Care Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine, reflect best practices and recommendations for the treatment of sepsis and septic shock in adults and are revised regularly to account for new research. 


Manu SHANKAR-HARI. Department of Critical Care Medicine, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK; School of Immunology and Microbial Sciences, Kings College London, London, UK.

Andrew RHODES. St George’s Hospital, London, UK

Laura EVANS. Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, USA

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