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Feasibility of modified surviving sepsis campaign guidelines in a resource-restricted setting based on a cohort study of severe S. aureus sepsis [corrected].

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BACKGROUND: The Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) guidelines describe best practice for the management of severe sepsis and septic shock in developed countries, but most deaths from sepsis occur where healthcare is not sufficiently resourced to implement them. Our objective was to define the feasibility and basis for modified guidelines in a resource-restricted setting. METHODS AND FINDINGS: We undertook a detailed assessment of sepsis management in a prospective cohort of patients with severe ...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0029858

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Mahavanakul, W More by this author
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University of Oxford
Srisomang, P More by this author
Teparrukkul, P More by this author
Lorvinitnun, P More by this author
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Wellcome Trust More from this funder
NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre More from this funder
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PloS one Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
2
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Article: e29858
Publication date:
2012
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EISSN:
1932-6203
ISSN:
1932-6203
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uuid:fc74e0f5-d2b2-466b-8f69-d71bc19396ef
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313160
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pubs:313160

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