Sepsis: What nurses need to know – Sepsis Assessment Cheat Sheet
The Nurses Notes on NCLEX: Sepsis Assessment Cheat Sheet
Sepsis: What nurses need to know
Sepsis is a life-threatening, medical emergency affecting approximately one million persons annually in the United States. Patients hospitalized with sepsis are eight times more likely to die during hospitalization. As nurses, we are in a position to directly impact sepsis-related morbidity and mortality.