Feverish illness in children: Assessment and initial management in children younger than 5 years

NICE guidelines [CG160] Published date:

Next review date: March 2015

This clinical guideline updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 47 (published May 2007). It offers evidence-based advice on the care of young children with feverish illness.

New and updated recommendations have been included in areas relating to assessment and initial management in children younger than 5 years with no obvious cause of feverish illness.

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