Sepsis is associated with an increased long-term risk of cardiovascular events, which is observed for at least 5 years after the index admission. This risk represents a critical area of potential intervention to improve post-sepsis outcomes.
Ignacio MARTIN-LOECHES. Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, St. James's Hospital, Dublin (IE) and Multidisciplinary Intensive Care Research Organization (MICRO), Trinity College Dublin, Dublin (IE). Associate Editor of Intensive Care Medicine.
Patrick LAWLER. Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, Toronto (CA).
Leah B. KOSYAKOVSKY. Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, Toronto (CA); Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School.