Emerg Med J. Mar;21(2) Febrile adults presenting to the emergency department: outcomes and markers of serious illness. Knott JC(1), Tan SL.
Abstract. Objectives: To determine outcomes and markers of serious illness for febrile patients presenting to an adult emergency department. Methods: A.
This issue reviews definitions of fever, clinical evaluation, and differential diagnosis of the febrile adult patient. In part IIof this two-part series.
Febrile Illness with Uncertain Cause (Adult). You have a fever, but the cause is unknown. A fever is a natural reaction of the body to an illness such as infection.
Fever, one of the most common symptoms reported by patients seeking health care, presents a challenge to treatment since it may be caused by bacterial.