Mortality after fluid bolus in children with shock due to sepsis or severe infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/250153
Title:
Mortality after fluid bolus in children with shock due to sepsis or severe infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Authors:
Ford, Nathan; Hargreaves, Sally; Shanks, Leslie
Journal:
PloS One
Abstract:
Sepsis is one of the leading causes of childhood mortality, yet controversy surrounds the current treatment approach. We conducted a systematic review to assess the evidence base for fluid resuscitation in the treatment of children with shock due to sepsis or severe infection.
Affiliation:
1 Medecins Sans Frontieres, Geneva, Switzerland, 2 Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 The
Issue Date:
Aug-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/250153
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0043953
PubMed ID:
22952819
Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
Paediatrics

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorFord, Nathanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHargreaves, Sallyen_GB
dc.contributor.authorShanks, Leslieen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-10-24T23:07:07Z-
dc.date.available2012-10-24T23:07:07Z-
dc.date.issued2012-08-
dc.identifier.citationMortality after fluid bolus in children with shock due to sepsis or severe infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. 2012, 7 (8):e43953 PLoS ONEen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid22952819-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0043953-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/250153-
dc.description.abstractSepsis is one of the leading causes of childhood mortality, yet controversy surrounds the current treatment approach. We conducted a systematic review to assess the evidence base for fluid resuscitation in the treatment of children with shock due to sepsis or severe infection.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen_GB
dc.subjectPediatricsen_GB
dc.titleMortality after fluid bolus in children with shock due to sepsis or severe infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.department1 Medecins Sans Frontieres, Geneva, Switzerland, 2 Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 Theen_GB
dc.identifier.journalPloS Oneen_GB
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