Caitlin’s story - a tooth and life threatening Sepsis, who knew!

The story from a sepsis survivor

1 CPD Points, 1 CEUs.
Providers: CPDUK, CBRN

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Sepsis Survivor
Lecture Summary

Caitlin will tell her story of life-threatening sepsis that was triggered by an infected wisdom tooth, the diagnostic challenges, her road to recovery and insights into what’s needed to improve awareness, recognition and support for sepsis survivors.


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Target Audience

Healthcare Professionals that care for septic patients

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, you should be able to:

  • describe the various ways sepsis can be triggered - including dental
  • recognise how quickly sepsis can progress from the initial infection based on my personal story
  • appreciate the importance of awareness & acting quickly - ‘Just ask could it be SEPSIS’?