Jul 19, 2017
Sepsis has a high mortality rate, so it is worth talking about it some more. Today our expert enlightens us on some of the newer standards of care for screening and caring for suspected sepsis and septic shock patients.
She will discuss the newer qSOFA score system (check out: http://www.qsofa.org/), and newer thinking of resuscitation theory including newer thinking of fluids an drug therapy.
Christina Barnett, PA-C Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates
Christie has been a physician assistant working in critical care
since 2006. She worked in the medical Intensive Care Unit at
Christiana Hospital in Delaware for nearly 10 years and was the
Lead Physician Assistant. She moved to Northern Virginia and has
been working for Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates. She has
been working in the Critical Care Unit at Reston Hospital for the
last 2 years.