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IMproved PREdiction of Severe Sepsis in the Emergency Department (IMPRESSED)
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The purposes of this study is to determine whether Heparin Binding Protein (HBP) can be used as a marker of severe sepsis (including septic shock) in patients presenting to the emergency department with suspected infection.
Prospective, Non-interventional, Multi-centre Clinical Study to Assess the Clinical Validity of the Heparin Binding Protein (HBP) Assay for Indicating the Presence, or Outcome, of Severe Sepsis (Including Septic Shock), Over 72 Hours, in Patients With Suspected Infection Following Emergency Department Admission.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
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Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients presenting to emergency department with suspected infection