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Hospital costs for treating septicemia increased from $4.1 billion in 1997 to $12.3 billion in 2007

Hospital costs for treating septicemia increased from $4.1 billion in 1997 to $12.3 billion in 2007

A new way to control blood pressure

A new way to control blood pressure

Inadvertent exposure of hospital housekeepers to drug-resistant "Superbugs" may lead to hospital-infection epidemic

Inadvertent exposure of hospital housekeepers to drug-resistant "Superbugs" may lead to hospital-infection epidemic

Study says lower-cost hospitals don't have lower quality care for certain illnesses

Study says lower-cost hospitals don't have lower quality care for certain illnesses

CSPI urges Congress to support FDA's efforts in protecting consumers from contaminated oysters

CSPI urges Congress to support FDA's efforts in protecting consumers from contaminated oysters

Average cost of patient deaths much higher than patients who were discharged alive

Average cost of patient deaths much higher than patients who were discharged alive

Low adiponectin levels may increase sepsis related complications

Low adiponectin levels may increase sepsis related complications

Voices of Meningitis urges parents to vaccinate preteens and teens for protection against meningococcal diseases

Voices of Meningitis urges parents to vaccinate preteens and teens for protection against meningococcal diseases

Research sheds new light on causes of sepsis

Research sheds new light on causes of sepsis

Medicine, math and engineering combine to reveal how sepsis and less severe infections occur

Medicine, math and engineering combine to reveal how sepsis and less severe infections occur

Plane diverted for woman with meningococcal disease

Plane diverted for woman with meningococcal disease

FDA approves Voluven for blood loss post surgery

FDA approves Voluven for blood loss post surgery

Uptake of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine among children in the 1998-2002 United States birth cohorts

Uptake of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine among children in the 1998-2002 United States birth cohorts

Rapid test to screen blood approved by the FDA

Rapid test to screen blood approved by the FDA

FDA clears for marketing rapid test to screen for bacterial contamination in blood platelets

FDA clears for marketing rapid test to screen for bacterial contamination in blood platelets

Researchers discover how a protein modulates the inflammatory response in acute respiratory distress syndrome

Researchers discover how a protein modulates the inflammatory response in acute respiratory distress syndrome

New mathematical model of sepsis

New mathematical model of sepsis

Statins lower risk of sepsis in patients on kidney dialysis

Statins lower risk of sepsis in patients on kidney dialysis

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Gut protein protects against infection and intestinal breakdown

Gut protein protects against infection and intestinal breakdown