Clinical Manual of Fever in Children / Edition 1

Clinical Manual of Fever in Children / Edition 1

by A. Sahib El-Radhi
     
 

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ISBN-10: 3642097332

ISBN-13: 9783642097331

Pub. Date: 10/19/2010

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783642097331
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
10/19/2010
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2009
Pages:
318
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.24(d)

Table of Contents

Fever.- Hyperthermia.- Pathogenesis of Fever.- Measurement of Body Temperature.- Fever in Common Infectious Diseases.- Fever in Non-infectious Diseases.- Febrile Seizures.- Hypothermia.- Is Fever Beneficial?.- Management of Fever (Antipyretics).- Fever and Complimentary Medicine.- Differential Diagnosis (DD) of Febrile Diseases.- History of Fever.- Glossary of the Term Fever.

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