Personalized Sepsis Treatment, Trondheim May 24th 2018
Ultrasound diagnoses sepsis
A revolutionary diagnostic tool may allow doctors to discover symptoms of sepsis (blood poisoning) much sooner than what is possible today. If successful, it could save countless lives.
The Gemini collaboration
The Mid-Norway Centre for Sepsis Research (MNSS), together with Sintef, is appointed Gemini Center, the first of which originates from St. Olavs Hospital.
Overweight people get blood poisoning more frequently
High weight, little physical activity and smoking make us more vulnerable to serious blood poisoning. They also increase mortality.
New treatment method won national prize
The project “Nurses’ observation increases sepsis survival” won the Kvalitetsprisen award for 2017.
Mortality from blood poisoning almost halved
Far more people survive blood poisoning at the hospital in Levanger.
The public health service's Oscar awarded to Trøndelag
“I haven't quite touched the ground yet,” says Lise Gustad Tuset after receiving the improvement award from the Norwegian Directorate of Health, a prize for an initiative that has saved lives.
Giving ward nurses tools to detect sepsis
“A dedicated sepsis-care pathway and triage system seem to give better survival rates,” says Lise Tuset Gustad.