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Did you know the innovative trial design of Thermo Fisher Scientific’s MOSES study enabled two diagnostic companies to receive FDA clearance in just 90 days for their procalcitonin (PCT) assay aiding in risk assessment for sepsis? Thermo Fisher’s Marc Tremblay and Sherrie Smartt discuss more with Marie Thibault of MD&DI
A novel trial design shares patient samples and takes a "universal analysis" approach to accelerate sepsis assays to FDA clearance.Marie ThibaultTwo sepsis assays recently attained FDA clearance in 90 days, a feat made possible by a partnership and innovative trial design.Earlier this month, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., announced that its 2016 Procalcitonin MOnitoring SEpsis Study (MOSES) trial design allowed license partners Roche Diagnostics...
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Did you know fecal transplants are helping to reduce infections in the gut? Find out more from
Fecal transplants are increasingly being used as the treatment of last resort for certain infections in the human gut and have had remarkable success treating the nursing home and hospital-acquired scourge, Clostridium difficile colitis, an infectious diarrhea that often follows antibiotic treatment.
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How are hospitals in Ohio standing up against sepsis and working to reduce encounters of the condition? Find out via HealthLeaders Media
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Fecal transplants can be used to protect our bodies from common hospital bacteria, like C. diff, that may lead to sepsis
It's a clean, fast and effective medical procedure.
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Roche Diagnostics USA, has received FDA clearance to run the B·R·A·H·M·S PCT assay on its Elecsys system. Learn more about how Roche utilized specimens from the MOSES trial
INDIANAPOLIS, June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced that it has received 510(k)...
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Sepsis can have personal impacts on those who have experienced it, whether it’s about loss or about hope. Check out this “97 seconds for sepsis” video to hear how people have been affected by the condition:
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When wounds become infected they are likely to develop into sepsis - National Institutes of Health (NIH) offers some advice on how to keep wounds clean to avoid the deadly condition
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The United Kingdom’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is trailblazing sepsis prevention by urging doctors to treat the condition with the same urgency they would with a heart attack
Each year around 44,000 people die from sepsis in the UK.
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Hospitals worldwide are seeing an increase in a new yeast strain afflicting patients with bloodstream infections
The CDC is warning health facilities of a multidrug-resistant type of yeast infection that has infected hundreds of patients across the globe.
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Could Muhammad Ali’s death have unveiled a connection between Parkinson’s and sepsis?
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali's cause of death was septic shock, not Parkinson's disease, as many people expected.
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Did you hear? Sepsis Alliance has announced the 2016 Sepsis Heroes and the First Erin Kay Flatley Spirit Award! Click here to learn more and buy early bird tickets for the Sepsis Heroes Gala:
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The importance of prehospital sepsis detection is exemplified through Muhammad Ali’s sudden death
Septic shock claimed the life of Muhammed Ali, one of the greatest athletes of all time.
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Thermo Fisher presents the About Sepsis Google+ page to raise sepsis awareness through education and information.
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Thermo Fisher presents the About Sepsis Google+ page to raise sepsis awareness through education and information. This page is beneficial to medical professionals, journalists, health and science writers, and the general public who are interested in learning more about sepsis and the importance of early detection and action to improve patient outcomes