We are working to improve access to appointments for our patients, in particular at evenings and weekends. If you would like to be offered one of these appointments, please ask. These appointments may be at a different site, e.g. Sherborne, Dorchester or Weymouth.
Also known as blood poisoning (septicaemia), sepsis is the reaction to an infection in which the body attacks its own organs and tissues.
Sepsis affects over 25,000 children every year in the UK.
This information will help you monitor your child’s condition so you know:
• When to ask for help
• Where to go
• How to describe the symptoms