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Sepsis: Battling a Leading Cause of Death in Hospitalized Children

September is Sepsis Awareness Month. In a recent issue of Children’s Hospitals Today, Megan McDonnell Busenbark discusses sepsis and the steps being taken to recognize, and treat, pediatric sepsis.

rory_staunton.jpgSepsis is highly elusive in its early stages. To combat it, hospitals must adopt tools, team-based approaches and change culture.

By Megan McDonnell Busenbark