Dr. Michael Meisner is Direktor of the Clinic of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine at the municipial hospital „Klinikum Dresden“ and Private Docent (Associate Professor) at the University of Jena, Germany. Dr Meisner is expert on the topic of markers of inflammation during sepsis and in intensive care medicine, especially Procalcitonin, C-reactive protein and related markers of systemic inflammation.