Sepsis and Septic Shock Criterias made Easy
Sepsis and Septic Shock
Criteria of sepsis
Suspected (or documented) infection and an acute increase in ≥2 sepsis-related organ failure assessment (SOFA) points.
Criteria for septic shock
sepsis plus the need for vasopressor therapy to elevate mean arterial pressure to ≥65 mmHg with a serum lactate concentration >2.0 mmol/L despite adequate fluid resuscitation.
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