A is for aphorisms: Feed a fever, starve a cold? Or could it be starve a fever, feed a cold?

Jane Smith*

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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.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)77-78
Number of pages2
JournalAustralian Family Physician
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2015


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