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Novel cell type makes survivors of sepsis more susceptible to infections

Publicado em 01 setembro 2021
Sepsis is the leading cause of death in Brazil’s intensive care units (ICUs). Among patients who progress to the severe form of the disease, 40% die, and the survivors often suffer from cardiovascular and neurological complications, as well as a significant decline in immunity lasting for years after they are discharged from hospital. “Studies suggest survivors of sepsis face a sevenfold higher risk of developing severe infections than individuals who have never had the [...]