Review Article
Volume 5 Issue 12 - 2021
The Role of the Emergency Department in the Early Management of Sepsis
Abdulraheem Ali Alqahtani1, Ahed J Alkhatib2,3*, Mohsen Abdulla Alotaibi1, Luluh Mohammed Alrusayyis1, Mofareh Mohammed Alshahrani1, Yasir Abdullah Bin Khalifah1, Moteap Bahni Al haily1, Mohammed Rahil Alanazi11, Ahmed Hamdi Almutairi1*
1Ministry of Health, King Saudi Arabia
2Department of Legal Medicine, Toxicology and Forensic Medicine, Jordan University of Science & Technology, Jordan
3International Mariinskaya Academy, department of medicine and critical care, department of philosophy, Academician secretary of department of Sociology
*Corresponding Author: Ahed J Alkhatib, Department of Legal Medicine, Toxicology and Forensic Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology and International Mariinskaya Academy, Department of Medicine and Critical Care, Department of Philosophy, Academician Secretary of Department of Sociology, Jordan.
Received: November 05, 2021; Published: November 29, 2021


Sepsis is a life-threatening organ failure caused by a dysregulated host response to infection, according to the Society of Critical Care Medicine. The aim of this study was to review the literature about the importance of early management of sepsis in emergency room. It has been denoted that the emergency department is the first place in the hospital in which the patients with sepsis are diagnosed and treated. Accordingly emergency department should be well prepared to early manage septic cases. Taken together, emergency department plays a crucial role in the early management sepsis and lowers staying length in hospital., mortality, and health cost.

Keywords: Sepsis; Emergency Department; Mortality; Staying Length; Health Cost


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Citation: Ahed J Alkhatib., et al. "The Role of the Emergency Department in the Early Management of Sepsiss”. EC Emergency Medicine and Critical Care 5.12 (2021): 105-109.

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