Suspicion and treatment of severe sepsis. An overview of the prehospital chain of care.
Artikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift, 2012
Sepsis is a life-threatening condition where the risk of death has been reported to be even higher than that associated with the major complications of atherosclerosis, i.e. myocardial infarction and stroke. In all three conditions, early treatment could limit organ dysfunction and thereby improve the prognosis.