New Guidance from Public Health England on Sepsis in Children

Public Health England have released new guidance for Public Health Nurses, Health Visitors and School Nurses on Sepsis in Children.

The guidance includes:

  • causes and symptoms of sepsis
  • support for parents
  • additional resources for health visitors and school nurses

 

See full document here.

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Test your sepsis knowledge!

Focus Games have teamed up with The Sepsis Trust and NHS England to create an online, interactive game that will test how much you really know about sepsis.

Roll the dice to move across the board, whilst trying to score as many points as possible by answering questions about sepsis correctly. You can post your high scores to the leaderboard when you have finished.

Play the game here

Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: Clinical Audit 2016/2017 – National Report

Royal College of Emergency Medicine May 2017

This audit report  has shown the quality of care given to patients with severe sepsis and septic shock in emergency departments (EDs) has shown great improvement. Most EDs now have a sepsis lead (96%), a sepsis protocol (95%) and provide sepsis education (96%).

To read the full report, please follow this link.