Sepsis Epidemiology: Settings and Contexts

  • Ana Laís Lacerda Rulim
  • Marco Antônio Bezerra Rulim
  • Modesto Leite Rolim Neto Federal University of Cariri - UFCA
  • Pablo Pita
  • Isabelita de Luna Batista


The development of strategies that goals the reduction of mobidity and mortality of patients with sepsis for health promotion depends of the visibility of the variables that interfere in the establishment of the disease, in the epidemiological local context. The study of sepsis in important because its clinical-microbiological epidemiology is dynamic, depends, for example, of epidemiological factors. Patients with severe sepsis presented a reduction in their quality of life due to the cognitive impairment


Key-words: Sepsis, Epidemiological factors, Disease.


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How to Cite
RULIM, Ana Laís Lacerda et al. Sepsis Epidemiology: Settings and Contexts. International Archives of Medicine, [S.l.], v. 10, may 2017. ISSN 1755-7682. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 28 june 2017. doi:

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