Sepsis News

  • Alert Safety Concerns Trigger Naloxone Hydrochloride Recall The possible presence of embedded or loose particulate matter on the syringe plunger has triggered a voluntary recall of two lots of naloxone hydrochloride injection.
  • Vitamin Cocktail for Sepsis Getting Wider Test A simple vitamin cocktail to treat sepsis has shaken up the medical world, raising hopes of a more effective treatment for one of history's great killers. But will it stand up to tougher tests?

Sepsis Perspective

  • Does Tort Reform Affect Patient Care?; More The role of tort reform in patient care; grieving parents reach settlement with VA; medical malpractice boundary set in case involving deaf student; quadruple amputee argues to exceed state damages cap.
  • New Help for Managing Clostridium difficile Infection   New guidelines from IDSA/SHEA highlight best practices for treating C difficile infection. Dr David Johnson provides insight for all providers who must be cognizant of this widespread problem.