A Cure for Sepsis ?

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Highlights: – discovered that a single bolus of vitamin C injected early at the time of induction of sepsis, prevents capillary plugging. He has also found that a delayed bolus injection of vitamin C can  reverse plugging by restoring blood flow in previously plugged capillaries – found that early as well as delayed injections of vitamin C improves chance of survival significantly – the beneficial effect of a single bolus injection of vitamin C is long lasting and prevents capillary plugging for up to 24  hours post-injection – Previous studies have shown that it can be injected intravenously into patients with no side effects * University of Western Ontario and Lawson Health Research Institute NOV 2010


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