2017 marks 15 years since the creation of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign, 10 years of the Sepsis Alliance and 5 years of World Sepsis Day, held annually on 13th September.
BioMed Central journals Critical Care, Journal of Intensive Care, Scandinavian Journal of Trauma Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine, Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control, Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials, Microbiome, Burns & Trauma, BMC Pediatrics, Military Medical Research and BMC Infectious Diseases are all leading the way in making sepsis research available to a global audience.
To celebrate all that has been achieved in improving awareness, diagnosis and treatment of sepsis in this time, we present you with a collection of research articles, reviews, commentaries and editorials important to furthering sepsis research.
You can also read our recent blog post by Marijke Vroomen Durning of the Sepsis Alliance:
Sepsis Awareness Month – Suspect sepsis. Save lives.
Incidence, prevalence, and management of MRSA bacteremia across patient populations—a review of recent developments in MRSA management and treatment
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection is still a major global healthcare problem. Of concern is S. aureus bacteremia, which exhibits high rates of morbidity and mortality and can cause meta...
Citation: Critical Care 2017 21:211