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Outcomes of Metabolic Resuscitation Using Ascorbic Acid, Thiamine, and Glucocorticoids in the Early Treatment of Sepsis.

Early nutritional intervention with ascorbic acid and thiamine, when combined with hydrocortisone, may speed resolution of sepsis.



Outcomes of Metabolic Resuscitation Using Ascorbic Acid, Thiamine, and Glucocorticoids in the Early Treatment of Sepsis.:

Related ArticlesOutcomes of Metabolic Resuscitation Using Ascorbic Acid, Thiamine, and Glucocorticoids in the Early Treatment of Sepsis.

Chest. 2020 Mar 16;:

Authors: Iglesias J, Vassallo AV, Patel VV, Sullivan JB, Cavanaugh J, Elbaga Y

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Sepsis is a major public health burden resulting in 25-30% in-hospital mortality and accounting for over 20 billion dollars of United States hospital costs.

METHODS: This was a randomized, double-blinded, placebo controlled trial conducted from February 2018 to June 2019 assessing an ascorbic acid (AA), thiamine, and hydrocortisone (HAT) treatment bundle for the management of septic and septic shock patients admitted to an intensive care unit (ICU). The primary outcom…

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