Highlighting professional literature pertaining to the topic of sepsis. This OHA initiative will strive to utilize timely best practices and resources.
This webpage is regularly updated with recently published articles related to sepsis.
A recent study confirms sepsis as responsible for the most readmissions to a hospital within 30 days after a hospital visit. The life-threatening and often misunderstood condition is also the most expensive diagnosis, leading to readmissions costing more than $3.1 billion per year.
ATS Journals - Published June 2016
PeerJ - Published April 2014
Expert Review of Anti-Infective Therapy - Published June 2012
Critical Care Medicine - Published January 2015
JAMA Diagnostic Test Interpretation - Published January 2015
Paediatrics and Child Health - Published in 2015
Critical Care Nursing Quarterly - Published in 2015
Modern Healthcare article citing sepsis as top 3 cause of maternal mortality - Published December 2015