NICE Guideline (NG51)- Sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management

Updated in September 2017 NICE have produced guidelines on sepsis including:
•Recommendations on identifying and assessing people with suspected sepsis, risk factors and risk stratification for sepsis and managing suspected sepsis in acute hospital settings and out of hospital
•Tools and resources to help put the guidance into practice
•Information for the public.

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Sepsis algorithms in electronic patient records to identify high-risk patients

Computer weekly – 07 Jul 2017

NHS organisations in the Thames Valley are starting to build algorithms for severe sepsis into their electronic patient record systems, helping staff to treat those at high risk quickly.

 

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