Sepsis is the most expensive

hospital treated condition across the globe 

Sepsis Facts

Sepsis - The Facts

 Sepsis is an equal-opportunity killer

impacting people of all ages and levels of health. 

Symptoms are non-specific. Patients present flu like symptoms such as shivering or aches/pains and so often goes undiagnosed

Diagnosis is too slow –  Current clinical diagnosis turn-around times are 1-5 days depending on the pathogen type.

Consequently current protocol requires clinical staff to prescribe any patient that is suspected of having sepsis with a broad-spectrum antibiotic.

 

Broad-spectrum antibiotics are only successful 30% of the time!

The key to improved patient outcome is early detection and administration of an appropriate antibiotic

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