Patients hospitalized for sepsis experience poor outcomes
Compared with patients hospitalized with other diagnoses, patients hospitalized for sepsis/septicemia are:
1/2 as likely to be discharged home
2 times more likely to be discharged to other short-term care
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MRSA kills more than emphysema, HIV/AIDS, Parkinson’s, and homicide combined
In one year, MRSA killed more Americans (~19,000) than emphysema, HIV/AIDS, Parkinson’s disease, and homicide combined.
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