• The Costs of Automated Sepsis Screening Tools

    9 days ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    Pediatric sepsis remains a condition associated with high mortality 1, an alarming reality because a strategy for effectively treating sepsis, one that that combines physiologic resuscitation and antibiotic administration, is widely accepted, and consensus statements regarding its implementation have been published. 2 Data in both adults 3,4 and children 5-7 indicate significant detrimental consequences if these interventions are delayed for even a short time, so continued poor outcomes in sepsis may be less of an issue of what to do than how to do it expeditiously.
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