Data & Reports
- Assessing Variability in Hospital-Level Mortality Among U.S. Medicare Beneficiaries With Hospitalizations for Severe Sepsis and Septic Shockexternal icon (Critical Care Medicine)
- Combatting Sepsis: A Public Health Perspectiveexternal icon (Critical Infectious Diseases)
- Incidence and Trends of Sepsis in US Hospitals Using Clinical vs Claims Data, 2009-2014external icon (JAMA)
- Making Health Care Safer. Think Sepsis. Time Matters pdf icon[PDF – 4 pages]
- Vital Signs: Epidemiology of Sepsis: Prevalence of Health Care Factors and Opportunities for Prevention (MMWR)
- Varying Estimates of Sepsis Mortality Using Death Certificates and Administrative Codes — United States, 1999–2014 (MMWR)
Each year, at least 1.7 million adults in America develop sepsis.
Nearly 270,000 Americans die as a result of sepsis.
1 in 3 patients who die in a hospital have sepsis.