Digital alerts which monitor patients for sepsis have resulted in a fall in deaths and hospital stays linked to the deadly condition.
Statins could be used to treat older patients admitted to hospital with a severe type of pneumonia, scientists have said.
Sepsis survivors are at a heightened risk of death in the years following their illness, new research shows.
A nine-year-old boy who was admitted to hospital suffering from constipation is battling back from potentially lethal sepsis.
The NHS Tayside Continence Advisory and Treatment Service took part in a team sponsored walk around Fife to raise funds in memory of nursing colleague Laura Balfour, who died of septicaemia.
An Angus family have been overwhelmed by the support they have received in their quest to raise awareness of a killer disease.
Most of us are lucky enough to be able to get through life without having to fight for our very survival.
A dad has blasted health bosses after his daughter had an urgent operation cancelled — and almost died from sepsis.
A Dundee mum has told how she nearly died from sepsis after mistaking the condition for common flu.
A Dundee art student has told how she overcame serious illness to complete her studies in the city.
“We feel that they stole what short time we had left with my mum — we are still devastated.”
NHS Tayside has apologised to a family over an “unacceptable delay” in treating a patient.
A baby who was being rushed to A&E while thieves ransacked her family home has been discharged from hospital.
A DUNDEE man has told of the “terrifying” battle with sepsis which almost cost him his life.