What is the need for sepsis code?

What is the need for sepsis code?

Dr. Yash Javeri, Critical Care Expert, Secretary of Society of Critical Care Medicine, New Delhi, will explain the need for sepsis code in this video. Sepsis patients are in wards, OPD and often diagnosis of sepsis is missed. Sepsis patients require early recognition and management. They also need specialist care. Hence, there is a need for team code which can help reduce mortality.

Dr. Yash Javeri

He was Senior Consultant at Institute of Critical Care Medicine, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Saket, Delhi. He has done his graduation from Government Stanley Medical College, Chennai, Post-graduation in Anesthesiology from JNMC, AMU and was awarded gold medals during graduation and post-graduation. He was trained in Critical Care Medicine from Sir Gangaram Hospital Delhi in Infection Control from John Hopkins. He started the first specialty hemato-oncology critical care unit and have worked across allied specialties and societies to popularize Critical Care and ISCCM. He have published many articles in Journals of repute. He has also designed the first Intensive Care Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Course credited with initiating Advance Sepsis Management Course which was later endorsed by Global Sepsis Alliance. He have been involved in various phase three trials and other original research projects. His special interest is in Trauma Critical Care, Infectious Diseases, Extracorporeal therapies Ethics, Adjuvant therapies and Critical care nursing and is presently involved in outsourcing and designing protocols for resource limited settings.

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