In the article, “Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock,” by Dellinger et al., published in the March 2004 issue of Critical Care Medicine, please note that on page 859, the following addition needs to be made to the METHODS section:
The primary investigators of recent successful critical care clinical trials with application to the management of severe sepsis were not considered for committee membership.
Also, please note that on page 863, middle column, recommendation H.1.d, the sentence should read as follows:
d. Some experts would add fludrocortisone (50 μg once a day) to this regimen.
The authors regret the errors.
1. Dellinger RP, Carlet JM, Masur H, et al: Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock. Crit Care Med
2004; 32: 858–873