The Changing Epidemiology and Definitions of Sepsis.
Clin Chest Med. 2016 Jun;37(2):165-79
Authors: Kempker JA, Martin GS
This article describes the trends in the incidence of and mortality from sepsis in the United States and globally. The article then discusses the known factors associated with increased risk for developing sepsis and the limitations of the current clinical definition and the clinical correlations of the current epidemiology.
PMID: 27229635 [PubMed - in process]