A comparison of brain, core and skin temperature in children with complicated and uncomplicated malaria.

Abstract

A prospective study was carried out in which brain, core and skin temperatures were studied in children with cerebral malaria (n = 23), uncomplicated malaria (n = 12) and normal children (n = 9) using the zero heat flow method. Patients with cerebral or uncomplicated malaria were admitted to the paediatric wards (mean age, 6 years 8 months +/- 2 years 8… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/tropej/47.3.170

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