Metabolic Resuscitation in Sepsis – role of vitamin C

The following articles have been identified following the ward round on Friday 24th June 2017 to provide some reading around the role of Vitamin C in metabolic sepsis resuscitation.

If you have any problems accessing these documents please use your NHS Athens or contact library.rph@lthtr.nhs.uk

Marik et al (2017) Hydrocortisone, Vitamin C, and Thiamine for the Treatment of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: A Retrospective Before-After Study CHEST 2017; 151(6):1229-1238 http://journal.chestnet.org/article/S0012-3692(16)62564-3/pdf 

Scroll to the bottom of the article to read some really interesting discussions about the quality of the existing evidence and whether the recommended approach should be adopted.

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