Understanding fever-associated distress
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Understanding fever-associated distress

Louise Bowden Teaching and learning intern for children and young people’s nursing, University of Salford, on behalf of the RCN’s Research in Child Health community

Fever is a normal physiological response to infection where the body’s temperature becomes elevated above the normal range in reaction to pathogens or disease.

Nursing Children and Young People. 29, 8, 24-24. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.29.8.24.s26