Barry Fuchs, Author at Cancer Therapy Advisor

Barry Fuchs

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Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock

Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Cryptic Septic Shock SIRS Septicemia Bacteremia Sepsis Distributive shock 1. Description of the problem Sepsis is a clinical syndrome that occurs in patients with infection (known or suspected) defined by the presence of two or more systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) criteria, which include the following: Fever or hypothermia (temperature…

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