sepsis for Foundation.mp3

17Feb

Gareth meet Dr Santokh Singh, Consultant Anaesthetist and Intensivist at the Countess of Chester Hopital. Santokh is also the Sepsis lead for the hospital and currently developing new hospital protocols for the dingosis and mngement of sepsis.

The discussion focuses on recent changes to the definitions of sepsis, the use of lactate in sepsis and a way of thinking about the approach to fluid resuscitation of patients with sepsis. The purpose of this episode is to provide basic level advice and guidnce for Foundation Doctors deling with sepsis in the initial stges.

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