Prevention, diagnosis, therapy and follow-up care of sepsis: 1st revision of S-2k guidelines of the German Sepsis Society (Deutsche Sepsis-Gesellschaft e.V. (DSG)) and the German Interdisciplinary Association of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (Deutsche Interdisziplinäre Vereinigung für Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin (DIVI))

K. Reinhart, F. M. Brunkhorst, H.-G. Bone, J. Bardutzky, C.-E. Dempfle, H. Forst, P. Gastmeier, H. Gerlach, M. Gründling, S. John, W. Kern, G. Kreymann, W. Krüger, P. Kujath, G. Marggraf, J. Martin, K. Mayer, A. Meier-Hellmann, M. Oppert, C. Putensen, M. Quintel, M. Ragaller, R. Rossaint, H. Seifert, C. Spies … & T. Welte
Practice guidelines are systematically developed statements and recommendations that assist the physicians and patients in making decisions about appropriate health care measures for specific clinical circumstances taking into account specific national health care structures. The 1st revision of the S-2k guideline of the German Sepsis Society in collaboration with 17 German medical scientific societies and one self-help group provides state-of-the-art information (results of controlled clinical trials and expert knowledge) on the effective and appropriate medical...