Care bundles: resuscitation of patients with severe sepsis
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Care bundles: resuscitation of patients with severe sepsis

Matthew Peel Clinical nurse educator, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds

This article outlines a nurse-led system to identify patients with severe sepsis outside critical care settings. It also discusses how the Surviving Sepsis Campaign’s severe sepsis resuscitation care bundle can be initiated. Patient outcome and audit results are examined.

Correspondence Matthew.peel@leedsth.nhs.uk

Nursing Standard. 23, 11,41-46. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.11.23.11.41.c6725

Published in print: 19 November 2008

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This article has been subject to double blind peer review