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Key questions on febrile children

Module summary

Consultant paediatrician Dr Andrew Riordan on how to treat feverish illness in children

Learning objectives

This module takes you through up to date guidelines on treating childhood febrile illness, including:

  • Whether ibuprofen has benefits over paracetamol in treating fever
  • How to treat febrile fits
  • When and how to obtain urine samples in febrile children
  • When to suspect Kawasaki disease
Author

Dr Andrew Riordan is a consultant in paediatric infectious diseases and immunology at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool

Dr Pam Brown is a GP in Swansea

Date module published
30/08/2016
Module due for review
30/08/2018
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
-very useful
PATRICIA Bowton
30.08.2017.
Nice
Olubunkola OSO
01.08.2017.
Really good
Eugene Lewis
19.07.2017.
Very practical and helpful
Amit Mandal
12.07.2017.
useful and concise
Richard Williamson
15.06.2017.