Sepsis and the Role of Activated Protein C

Tazbir, Janice
December 2004
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2004, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p40
Academic Journal
Discusses the role of activated protein C (APC) in sepsis. Sources of infection leading to sepsis; Pathophysiology of sepsis; Result of a study that evaluated the use of recombinant human APC in treating sepsis; Limitations to the use of recombinant human APC. INSET: Case Study.


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