How to identify those at imminent risk
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How to identify those at imminent risk

Lynne Pearce Health journalist

Escalation and communication are vital in preventing serious harm, says a sepsis nurse expert with lived experience of the condition

Seven years ago, following what should have been a routine hospital procedure, Katie Dutton contracted sepsis. Now, she is using her experience to teach others how to spot and manage patients who are deteriorating.

Nursing Standard. 37, 3, 71-72. doi: 10.7748/ns.37.3.71.s22

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