The SSC offers clarification on the implications of Sepsis-3 definition statements and guidance for hospitals and practitioners.
Surviving Sepsis Campaign Responds to Sepsis-3
The SSC Executive Committee has released an update based on the release of the ProCESS and ARISE trials:
Surviving Sepsis Campaign Bundles - Revised 4/2015 by the SSC Executive Committee; Now under revision consideration by SSC leadership based on the release of version 4 of the International SSC guidelines. More information will be posted soon.
After review of evidence, discussion of practice patterns, and emphasis of the need for early recognition of sepsis, the SSC leadership re-confirmed the use of triage time as "time zero" in the emergency department.
Statement from SSC Leadership on Time Zero in the Emergency Department.