Intended for healthcare professionals


Managing neutropenic sepsis

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: (Published 13 October 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b4205

When we shortened this letter by S Michael Crawford (BMJ 2009;339:b3960, doi:10.1136/bmj.b3960), we should have made it clearer that patients with suspected neutropenic sepsis have to go to hospital to have the condition diagnosed, so the third paragraph should have started: “When [not “if”] assessed in hospital . . .”


Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b4205