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If you provide direct patient care in a hospital setting, you no doubt have great familiarity with systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS). As quality measures relating to sepsis care have proliferated, along with public reporting and reimbursement tie-ins, hospitals have taken notice. As sepsis quality measures generally include requirements for timely interventions, hospitals have been vigorously implementing tools intended for the early detection of sepsis. These tools ubiquitously take the form of pernicious alerts and interruptions embedded in the electronic medical record (EMR).| | | Next → | Single Page