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SEPSIS NEWS

New computer-aided model may help predict sepsis

April 09, 2019 12:10 pm

Sepsis is a major cause of death in hospitals, and early detection is key to preventing deaths, said researchers from the University of Bradford in the UK.The condition is caused by the body's response to an infection, triggering changes that can damage multiple organ systems.

Rapid test finds signs of sepsis in single drop of blood

July 03, 2017 8:03 pm

If a patient shows signs of being septic, the doctors try to identify the source of the infection with blood cultures and other tests that can take days. The new device takes a different approach.