Sepsis Guidelines Update 2016
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Cost
Depends on Membership level

Sepsis Guidelines Update 2016

Presenter The Nursing CPD Institute

In 2016, the sepsis guidelines were updated to include a new recommendation system which saw a number of new and improved recommendations. In this session, you will review the recommendations and improve your knowledge and understanding of the current management of sepsis and septic shock.

Course Content

The new sepsis guidelines have brought with them a new way of making recommendations and identifying which of those have evidence to back them and those of which have little evidence but are essential in the management of sepsis and septic shock. In these updated guidelines, we also see the definition of sepsis change.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session you will

  • Define sepsis under the new definition
  • Understand the new GRADE system used within the guidelines
  • Recall recommendations made by the reviewing panel
  • Acquire knowledge of the evidence behind each recommendation made