Article Abstract

“Shifting goal posts in sepsis, shoot carefully”

Authors: Voon Shiong Ronnie Tan, Tow Keang Lim

Abstract

Sepsis is a leading cause of mortality and critical illness worldwide (1). In recognising the significant disease burden, the World Health Assembly, the World Health Organisation’s decision-making body, adopted a resolution on improving the diagnosis, management and prevention of sepsis in May 2017 (2).