Remembering my mum Kathryne

Sarah shares Kathryne’s story and her devastating loss in the hope it will raise awareness of sepsis and help other families facing this terrible burden. On March 7, 2020 my mum Kathryne, called me saying she felt strange, she sounded…

Coma to Confidence

Caitlin Alsop (aka @comatoconfidence) is a sepsis survivor from Australia. “I was a healthy 23 year old and then sepsis left me fighting for my life, ventilated and comatose. You never know how strong you really are, until you’re faced…

Critical care resources, sepsis management and disaster preparedness in the Asia Pacific Region

Sepsis is a time-critical complex condition that requires evidence-based care delivered by appropriate levels of well trained, qualified and experienced staff supported by proactive organisational and quality processes, sophisticated technologies and reliable infrastructure. In 2017, the estimated sepsis incidence in…

Sepsis: the deadly disease you’ve likely never heard of – listen to Mandy McCracken on ABC mornings

In just 10 days Mandy McCracken went from “feeling crook” to almost dying. Mandy survived but as a quadruple amputee. The cause was sepsis and Mandy explains it is much more common than most people think. https://www.abc.net.au/…/morn…/sepsis-awareness/13542178

WORLD SEPSIS DAY 2021 – events available on demand from 16 September

The Australian Sepsis Network and Victorian Sepsis Grand Round team to bring you two fantastic virtual events on World Sepsis Day. The Australian Sepsis Network National Symposium is followed by the virtual conference SEPSIS 2021: A Global Threat. Learn about…