Hundreds of lives are being saved every day by a new digital alert system which has the ability to flag possible cases of sepsis in hospitals.
Detecting Sepsis Early
The new technology uses an algorithm including data from the patient’s blood pressure, heart rate and numerous other factors to determine whether sepsis may develop. The new ‘alert and action’ computer programme has already been built into digital patient systems at hospitals in Berkshire, Liverpool and Cambridge.
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