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Table 2 Extract from the Surviving Sepsis Care bundles [3]

From: The early antibiotic therapy in septic patients - milestone or sticking point?

To be completed within 3 hours
1. Measure lactate levels.
2. Obtain blood cultures prior to administration of antibiotics.
3. Administer broad-spectrum antibiotics.
4. Administer 30 mL/kg crystalloid for hypotension of lactate of at least 4 mmol/L.