Sepsis and septic shock: new guidelines for clinical management – The Clinical Advisor

New guidelines for sepsis and septic shock emphasize frequent patient re-evaluation and patient-specific tailoring of hemodynamic therapy. The guidelines were presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and were published online in Critical Care Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine.The guidelines, developed by the SCCM and the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, serve as an update to the “Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock: 2012.” The international panel was grouped into 5 sections— hemodynamics, infection, adjunctive therapies, metabolic, and ventilation—and provided 93 statements on early management and resuscitation of patients with sepsis or septic sho

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