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A is for aphorisms - feed a fever, starve a cold? Or could it be starve a fever, feed a cold?
Australian Family Physician
  • Jane W Smith, Bond University
Date of this Version
1-1-2015
Document Type
Journal Article
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Smith, J. (2015). A is for aphorisms: Feed a fever, starve a cold? Or could it be starve a fever, feed a cold? Australian Family Physician, 44(10), 77-78.

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Abstract

The recommendations for management of fever have changed throughout the course of history, as has the very concept of fever. It has changed from something viewed as a diagnosis in its own right to a sign of something to be measured and as a trigger for a diagnostic trail to be made.

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Jane W Smith. "A is for aphorisms - feed a fever, starve a cold? Or could it be starve a fever, feed a cold?" Australian Family Physician Vol. 44 Iss. 1-2 (2015) p. 77 - 78 ISSN: 0300-8495
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jane_smith/18/