Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Sepsis - An Ongoing and Significant Challenge

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Academic Editor

Luciano Azevedo

University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

PublishedOctober 3rd, 2012

Doi10.5772/2958

ISBN978-953-51-0780-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-7032-7

Copyright year2012

Number of pages422

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

1. The History of Sepsis from Ancient Egypt to the XIX Century

By Johan Sebastián Hernández Botero and María Cristina Florián Pérez

10,553
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2. Experimental Sepsis Models

By Safiah Mai, Momina Khan, Patricia Liaw and Alison Fox-Robichaud

9,216
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3. Sepsis, the Liver and the Gut

By Neville Azzopardi, Manuel Fenech and Tonio Piscopo

5,446
4. Nerve Growth Factor and Sepsis

By Ayse Belin Ozer and Mustafa Bayar

2,045
5. Nicotinamide Phosphoribosyltransferase in Sepsis

By Peixin Huang, Ding You Li, Daniel P. Heruth, Li Qin Zhang, Dmitry N. Grigoryev and Shui Qing Ye

1,910
6. Neural Reflex Control of Inflammation During Sepsis Syndromes

By Ricardo Fernandez and Claudio Acuña-Castillo

2,392
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11. Challenges in the Diagnosis of Sepsis of the Neonate

By Bernhard Resch, Nora Hofer and Wilhelm Müller

4,335
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12. Relevance of Procalcitonin for the Diagnosis of Early and Late-Onset Sepsis in Newborns

By C. Savagner, B. Leboucher, G. Gascoin-Lachambre and C. Gras-Leguen

2,583
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16. Sepsis: Antimicrobial Therapy

By Renato Finkelstein and Ilana Oren

2,610
17. Infections in Leukemia

By Rekha Chandran, Morgan Hakki and Stephen Spurgeon

5,111
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