Neal and Kristine’s family – a story of resilience, strength and love in response to the devastation of sepsis

Sam’s father used to kick the football with him in the backyard and ferry him and his younger sister, Eloise, to their swimming lessons. They went on camping trips together and spent afternoons playing at the park. But five years ago,…

Sepsis is the leading cause of death in children around the world with one child dying in Australia every week

UQ leads global trial of new sepsis treatment – an international clinical study, led by University of Queensland, is examining new ways of treating children with sepsis using vitamin C and steroids alongside antibiotics. Listen to the podcast featuring: Mia…

Queensland Paediatric Sepsis Project 5-Year Roadmap Released

In strong partnership with consumers, the Queensland Paediatric Sepsis Project (QPSP) aims to deliver a world leading holistic approach to paediatric sepsis within the acute care setting and beyond, including development of a comprehensive education and awareness platform; expansion of…

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Living with Post Sepsis Syndrome – James’s story of resilience and survival

Late October 2019 I was bitten on my wrist by a white-tailed spider* which resulted in a not so insignificant lesion on my left wrist. At the time it really didn’t seem like a big deal, a script from my…