Surviving Sepsis campaign | 2016

Guidelines
Management of sepsis and septic shock.

Purpose
To provide an update to the Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock: 2012.

Appendices
Appendix 1. Recommendations and Best Practice Statement
Appendix 2. Comparison of Recommendations from 2012 to 2016

PURPOSE
To provide an update to the Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock: 2012.

METHODS

A consensus committee of 55 international experts representing 25 international organisations. The panel consisted of 5 sections: hemodynamics, infection, adjunctive therapies, metabolic and ventilation.

RESULTS

The Surviving Sepsis Guideline panel provided 93 statements on early management and resuscitation of patients with sepsis or septic shock. Of these, 32 are supported by strong recommendations, 39 with weak recommendation and 18 best-practice statements (BPS).

FLUID THERAPY F1

“We recommend that a fluid challenge technique be applied where fluid administration is continued as long as hemodynamic factors continue to improve (BPS).”

 

Download Clinical Paper Summary

Rhodes A, Evans LE, Alhazzni W, Levy MM, et al.  Surviving Sepsis Campaign: international guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2016. Crit Care Med. 2017;45(3):486-552. 

“Although a significant number of aspects of care have relatively weak support, evidence-based recommendations regarding the acute management of sepsis and septic shock are the foundation of improved outcomes for these critically ill patients with high mortality.”

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