Another tragic and preventable death from Sepsis

Failure to recognise and treat sepsis results in another tragic and preventable death. Statement by The George Institute for Global Health Australian Sepsis Network. The Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman (OHO) has concluded that ‘systemic failures’ played a role…

World Sepsis Meeting 12th – 16th September 2020

The World Sepsis Meeting – Breaking Barriers Around the World  is an event made by and for professionals who are part of the multidisciplinary team that cares for infected and critically ill patients. It is made with the intention of…

CODA CURE – PANDEMIC SEPSIS

EPISODE ONE – PANDEMIC SEPSIS Virtual Event 5th August 2020 @ 8am AEST (1 hour) Cost: $25 AUD Register here Design lead: Prof Simon Finfer In mid 2017 the World Health Assembly identified Sepsis as a global health priority. Sepsis…

73rd World Health Assembly – Progress Report on Sepsis

On Monday, May 18th and Tuesday, May 19th, the 73rd session of the World Health Assembly took place in Geneva. The Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus reported on the progress of the 2017 WHA resolution on “Improving the prevention, diagnosis,…

Update on COVID-19 and Sepsis

Update: Can COVID-19 Cause Sepsis? Explaining the Relationship Between the Coronavirus Disease and Sepsis. Now that more scientific data are available on COVID-19, the Global Sepsis Alliance can more definitively state that COVID-19 does indeed cause sepsis. For more information…