ESICM trials group: The Abdominal sepsis study

AbSeS is a unique sepsis trial with focus on sepsis from abdominal origin.


This large-scaled, multicenter, prospective, observational study aims to improve insights in the complex disease entity of abdominal sepsis. Special emphasis will be given to microbial etiology and multidrug resistance, and risk factors for mortality including aspects of antimicrobial therapy, organ failure, and source control.


Data collection is set to begin on January 1st, 2016.


Who can register: Open to all centers worldwide

For details on the study rationale, objectives, protocol, CRF, and national coordinators, visit the webpage.


For more information, please contact AbSeS@esicm.org
Or Serbian national coordinator bjovanovic@outlook.com