Tag Archives: Sepsis Bundles

Guideline on Sepsis Recognition, Diagnosis and Early Management (NICE / BBC News / RCEM)

Summary The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) recently published “Sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management – guidance” (NG51). This presents recommendations on the identification and assessment people with suspected sepsis; risk factors and risk stratification; and the … Continue reading

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Improving Outcomes for Patients with Sepsis (NHS England / BBC News / Department of Health / PHE)

Summary There are 123,000 cases of sepsis every year in England, resulting in an estimated 37,000 deaths. NHS England’s latest action plan on sepsis is designed to help healthcare professionals (system-wide) to recognise and treat sepsis more promptly. The main … Continue reading

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The Care Bundle Approach to Improving Health Care Quality (Institute for Healthcare Improvement)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary This paper from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) describes the history, theory of change, design concepts, and outcomes associated … Continue reading

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