Fieber - Thema seit Jahrtausenden

Boschung, U (2006). Fieber - Thema seit Jahrtausenden. Therapeutische Umschau, 63(10), pp. 623-6. Bern: Huber

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Since the antiquity up to the 19th century fever goes for an illness of its own rights. About 1900 temperature measurement has become clinical routine and fever synonymous with elevated body heat. In the time before accelerated pulse rate was the pathognomic sign. The detection of specific pathogen organisms leads to a new understanding of nosology and to the dissolution of the fever entity. However the antipyretic therapy remains essentially the same until the appearance of antibiotics.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Pre-clinic Human Medicine > Institute for the History of Medicine

UniBE Contributor:

Boschung, Urs

ISSN:

0040-5930

ISBN:

17048179

Publisher:

Huber

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:46

Last Modified:

04 May 2014 23:13

PubMed ID:

17048179

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/18959 (FactScience: 1234)

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