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Are the amounts of deaths caused by sepsis better than they were in the past?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not much
The rate of death from sepsis has been relatively stable recently.
The number of deaths has increased due to an increase in the population at risk.

In brief: Not much
The rate of death from sepsis has been relatively stable recently.
The number of deaths has increased due to an increase in the population at risk.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Ziad Akl
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Yes
Mortality rates have improved dramatically because of the advent of antibiotics and other medications used to treat patients with sepsis.

In brief: Yes
Mortality rates have improved dramatically because of the advent of antibiotics and other medications used to treat patients with sepsis.
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl
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