Sepsis Management: A Quick Guide
Sepsis Management: A Quick Guide for Low-middle income countries is a compilation of information based on our latest local research experience to showcase the importance of sepsis history, epidemic, pathogenesis, comorbidities, diagnostic, monitoring and its management challenges in our local setting of Malaysia. Part 1 reviews the evolution of sepsis, its background, prevalence, definition, host dysregulation response and its identification algorithms. Part 2 focus in its latest evidence of management and its pitfalls. Part 3 mainly focus on continuous hemodynamic monitoring while managing sepsis.
Sepsis has been shown to cause serious morbidity and high mortality. Early prediction will enable clinicians to make critical decision and initiate prompt management. This book is suitable for clinicians, paramedics, medical healthcare provider (especially those come from low-middle income countries), medical students, and researchers interested in sepsis research. Each chapter contain useful data which could be applied to our local setting (low-middle income countries. This book can be referred as a handbook for sepsis management to inspire opportunities for future research in this area.