Is the mortality rate for septic shock really decreasing?
Opal, Steven M.
SourceCurrent opinion in critical care
Google Scholar check
MetadataShow full item record
Survival rates for patients in septic shock have gradually improved in critical care units worldwide over the last 25 years. Further improvement will be predicated on the discovery of new therapies to disrupt the underlying pathophysiology of sepsis and the development of improved rapid, diagnostic testing and immune monitoring of individual patients. © 2008 Wolters Kluwer Health|Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Kakas, Antonis C.; Amgoud, L.; Kern-Isberner, G.; Maudet, N.; Moraïtis, Pavlos (2012)Many works have identified the potential benefits of using argumentation in multiagent settings, as a way to implement the capabilities of agents (eg. decision making, communication, negotiation) when confronted with ...
The reaction of 4,5-Dichloro-1,2,3-dithiazolium chloride with sulfimides: A new synthesis of N-Aryl-1,2,3-dithiazolimines Kalogirou, Andreas S.; Koutentis, Panayiotis Andreas (2009)N-Aryl-S,S-dimethylsulfimides 3 (Ar = 4-NO2C6H4), 4 (Ar = Ph) and 5 (Ar = 4- Tol) react with Appel salt 1 to give the corresponding N-aryl-(4-chloro-5H-1, 2,3- dithiazolylidene)benzenamines 8 (Ar = 4-NO2C6H4), 9 (Ar = Ph) ...
Christaki, Eirini; Anyfanti, Panagiota; Opal, Steven M. (2011)Currently the treatment mainstay of sepsis is early and appropriate antibiotic therapy, accompanied by aggressive fluid administration, the use of vasopressors when needed and the prompt initiation of measures to support ...