We need better training to win the fight against sepsis
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We need better training to win the fight against sepsis

Tricia Scott Consultant editor, Emergency Nurse

Sepsis is an overwhelming and life-threatening response to infection that can lead to tissue damage, organ failure and even death. The condition arises due to the immune system over-responding and affects about 123,000 people in England annually, according to NHS England.

Emergency Nurse. 25, 7, 5-5. doi: 10.7748/en.25.7.5.s1

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