Doctor Turns Up Possible Treatment For Deadly Sepsis

Research hasn’t yet confirmed the early hints that a mix of IV vitamins and steroids might stop the fatal organ failure of sepsis.

Source: Doctor Turns Up Possible Treatment For Deadly Sepsis : Shots – Health News : NPR

“But the results were so stunning, Marik decided that from that point on he would treat all his sepsis patients with the vitamin C infusion. So far, he’s treated about 150 patients, and only one has died of sepsis, he said.

That’s a phenomenal claim, considering that of the million Americans a year who get sepsis, about 300,000 die.

“So that’s the equivalent of three jumbo jets crashing every single day,” Marik said.

An effective treatment for sepsis would be a really big deal.

“If it turns out in further studies that this is true, and we can validate it, then this will be an unbelievably huge deal,””

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