ONGOING COLUMNS: Guest EditorialSepsis in Obstetrics Editor(s): Roth, Cheryl PhD, WHNP-BC, RNC-OB, RNFA Author Information Cheryl Roth is a nurse practitioner at HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center in Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Roth can be reached via e-mail at Cheryl.Roth@HonorHealth.com The author declares no conflicts of interest. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing: July/August 2017 - Volume 42 - Issue 4 - p 193 doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000342 Buy Metrics Sepsis is a significant cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in the United States. Knowledge of the latest evidence and clinical guidelines will support best practices to promote optimal care for mothers and babies. Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.