Emily Wragg and colleagues compare a concomitant therapy of ibuprofen and paracetamol with monotherapies involving each of the drugs in the treatment of children with fever
Pyrexia is the most common clinical complaint seen in children by healthcare professionals, yet many parents and professionals cannot recognise the condition and misunderstand antipyretic administration. This article explores the research on the use of antipyretics in children with fever, and compares concomitant and monotherapeutic methods of ibuprofen and paracetamol administration.
Emergency Nurse. 22, 8, 20-23. doi: 10.7748/en.22.8.20.e1387Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer reviewConflict of interest
Received: 22 October 2014
Accepted: 13 November 2014
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