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Surviving Sepsis-What have we learned?



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Surviving Sepsis - What have we learned?
AAST Grand Round, January 2014


Presented by: William Cioffi, MD

Moderated by: Robert Mackersie, MD


Further reading:

Inhibition of sepsis-induced inflammatory response by β1-adrenergic antagonists

Ibrahim-Zada  I, Rhee P, Gomez CT, Weller J, Friese RS.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Feb;76(2):320-8.


Computer versus paper system for recognition and management of sepsis in surgical intensive care

Croft CA, Moore FA, Efron PA, Marker PS, Gabrielli A, Westhoff LS, Lottenberg L, Jordan J, Klink V, Sailors RM, McKinley BA.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Feb;76(2):311-9.


Acute kidney injury is surprisingly common and a powerful predictor of mortality in surgical sepsis

White LE, Hassoun HT, Bihorac A, Moore LJ, Sailors RM, McKinley BA, Valdivia A, Moore FA.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Sep;75(3):432-8.


Extracellular histone release in response to traumatic injury: implications for a compensatory role of activated protein C

Kutcher ME, Xu J, Vilardi RF, Ho C, Esmon CT, Cohen MJ.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Dec;73(6):1389-94.


The identification of thyroid dysfunction in surgical sepsis

Todd SR, Sim V, Moore LJ, Turner KL, Sucher JF, Moore FA.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Dec;73(6):1457-60.


Four serum microRNAs identified as diagnostic biomarkers of sepsis

Wang HJ, Zhang PJ, Chen WJ, Feng D, Jia YH, Xie LX.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Oct;73(4):850-4.


Effectiveness of short-term 6-hour high-volume hemofiltration during refractory severe septic shock

Tapia P, Chinchón E, Morales D, Stehberg J, Simon F.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 May;72(5):1228-37; discussion 1237-8.


The epidemiology of sepsis in general surgery patients

Moore LJ, McKinley BA, Turner KL, Todd SR, Sucher JF, Valdivia A, Sailors RM, Kao LS, Moore FA.

J Trauma. 2011 Mar;70(3):672-80.