Febrile Convulsion

Introduction A seizure is a neurological event where there is a synchronous discharge of many neurons. Each individual has a ‚Äėthreshold‚Äô at which their neurons will begin to do this. It is thought that...

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Febrile Neutropenia

Introduction Definition: Febrile neutropenia¬†is the¬†presence of a fever > 38oC and with an absolute neutrophil count of <1.0×109/L [1] Note that in many hospital policies, patients may be considered to have febrile neutropenia if...

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