Article Abstract

Improving knowledge about sepsis 3 definition in critically ill patients: new insights

Authors: María Luisa Martínez, Juan Carlos Ruiz-Rodríguez, Ricard Ferrer

Abstract

Sepsis continues to be an important global public health problem with persisting elevated mortality rates. The reported incidence of sepsis is increasing, but considerable international variation in incidence (6–27%) of sepsis has been reported (1-4).