TITLE

Inflammation-Controlling Sepsis Treatment Results in Improved Patient Outcomes

AUTHOR(S)
Dziedzic, Jessica
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Pulmonary Reviews;Oct2007, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on the influence of early hemodynamic optimization and biomarker patterns of severe sepsis and septic shock. It references a study by Emanuel P. Rivers and colleagues published in the September 2007 issue of "Critical Care Medicine." The study suggests that early goal-directed therapy can alter biomarker responses in patient presenting with early severe sepsis. The patterns identified were associated with improved global tissue hypoxia, organ dysfunction and mortality.
ACCESSION #
27084405

 

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