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  • Sepsis - An Ongoing and Significant Challenge
    Sepsis - An Ongoing and Significant Challenge
    Editor Luciano Azevedo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0780-4
    410 pages, October, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 37918 times.
    Sepsis is the major cause of death in non-cardiologic intensive care units around the world. Every year, billions of dollars are consumed in the treatment of sepsis and in research to understand its complex pathophysiology and therefore obtain future ...
  • Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock - Understanding a Serious Killer
    Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock - Understanding a Serious Killer
    Editor Ricardo Fernandez
    ISBN 978-953-307-950-9
    436 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 86753 times.
    Despite recent advances in the management of severe sepsis and septic shock, this condition continues to be the leading cause of death worldwide. Some experts usually consider sepsis as one of the most challenging syndromes because of its multiple p ...