Sepsis is the most preventable cause of death world-wide. In Norway it’s estimated that 4 000 people die each year from sepsis. Sepsis can be prevented by vaccination and sanitation measures such as clean health care facilities, clean water and clean deliveries. But most important, sepsis is effectively prevented by awareness. 80% of sepsis cases begin outside the hospital, but do you know the signs of sepsis?
09:00 – 09:10 Lise T. Gustad: What is sepsis?
09:10 – 09:20 Kristin Vardheim Liyanarachi: Who gets sepsis – and why?
09:20 – 09:30 Melissa Yan: How artificial intelligence can help in the fight against sepsis
09:30 – 09:40 Nina Vibeche Skei: Why do 50% not recover from sepsis?
09:40 – 10:00 Questions and discussion
You’re welcome to bring your breakfast, we will serve coffee and tea.
The talks will be held in English.
Capacity: 40 seats.