Sepsis is the leading cause of mortality and morbidity in children in Australia. The child with sepsis relies on early recognition and treatment for survival.
The management of sepsis is complex and requires a sound knowledge of the clinical guidelines underpinning the nursing management to ensure that treatment is commenced without delay.
In this video learning activity, you will:
- Define paediatric sepsis
- Outline assessment and early recognition of paediatric sepsis
- Acquire knowledge about the current management of sepsis
- Review the QLD statewide guidelines for paediatric sepsis
This learning activity is one hour in duration. 1 hour of active learning = 1 CPD hour
You will receive a certificate after completing a short quiz to use in your professional development portfolio.