Bedside Ultrasound in Emergency Sepsis Treatment (BUSIEST) Study
In what proportion of patients presenting with suspected sepsis can POCUS detect findings which would be useful to clinical management?
- Prospective observational study
- Sample size: 300 (100/country)
Estimate the proportion of patients who have ultrasound findings:
consistent with intravascular fluid depletion
suggestive of intolerance to high volume intravenous fluid
which identify a potential source of infection