Articles by Ruth M. Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FCCM, Acute Care Advisor Editor

Working Out the Complexities of Severe Sepsis

Kleinpell, Ruth M.

The Nurse Practitioner. 30(4):43-48, April 2005.

Patients with sepsis require treatment of the underlying infection causing sepsis and appropriate antibiotic therapy. Identification of the infection source and targeted source control are equally important for preventing sepsis progression.