Clinical Manual of Fever in Children

  • A. Sahib El-Radhi
  • James Carroll
  • Nigel Klein

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Pages 1-24
  3. Pages 25-46
  4. Pages 47-61
  5. Pages 175-192
  6. Pages 193-210
  7. Pages 211-222
  8. Pages 287-298
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 309-318

About this book

Introduction

Family doctors, pediatricians and other professionals who deal with children are regularly consulted because of febrile children. During the past few years remarkable advances on this subject of fever have been made. Among others, this book covers: - Different types of fever with possible complications, - Hyperthermia and their management, - Management of fever with guidelines on antipyretics and their side effects, - Complimentary medicine and fever, - Differential diagnosis of fever, with problem-setting and solving as a case presentation. This reader-friendly reference on the disorders of body temperature in children covers the entire spectrum of subjects related to fever. It gives an overview of the best treatment options in order to achieve the best results.

Keywords

complications diagnosis herbal medicine infectious disease infectious diseases management medicine prevention treatment

Editors and affiliations

  • A. Sahib El-Radhi
    • 1
  • James Carroll
    • 2
  • Nigel Klein
    • 3
  1. 1.Consultant Paediatrician & Honorary Senior LecturerMedical School Denver Close Petts WoodOrpington KentUK
  2. 2.Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics, and Biochemistry, and Molecular Biology Vice-Chairman, Department of Neurology Chief, Section of Pediatric NeurologyThe Medical College of GeorgiaGeorgiaUSA
  3. 3.Division of Cell and Molecular Biology Institute of Child HealthSenior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Infection and ImmunologyLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-78598-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-78597-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-78598-9
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