The new international sepsis guidelines (Sepsis-3): the central message remains.


Journal Article

In February the international consensus definitions for sepsis and septic shock were updated to reflect current understanding of the syndrome. A new scoring system was also released (qSOFA) to aid early identification of organ dysfunction in sepsis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Whittle, J; Walker, D

Published Date

  • April 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 77 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 208 - 211

PubMed ID

  • 27071425

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27071425

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1750-8460

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.12968/hmed.2016.77.4.208


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England