Fever


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
Department of Health information on West Nile VirusWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - VaccinesFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on PertussisWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on ToxoplasmosisWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response (CSR)Surveillance dataWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Department of Health information on SARSWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Web directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)
CDC web pages on SARSSurveillance data
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Health risk information sheet - Typhoid and ParatyphoidFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Rickettsial DiseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on SmallpoxWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - PlagueFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
General information about Q FeverWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)
Health risk information sheet - LegionellosisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on LeptospirosisWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - Lyme diseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on Lyme diseaseWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
British Lyme Disease FoundationWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Lyme Disease Foundation
General Information about MarburgPublic leafletProfessional opinionExotic Diseases Resources Associates (EDRA)
Health risk information sheet - Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on InfluenzaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on BotulismWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
DengueNet, via WHOSurveillance dataEvidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Department of Health information on DiphtheriaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
WHO and FAO BruNetWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
WHO and FAO BruNet
Health risk information sheet - Japanese Encephalitis FactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - MalariaFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - TrypanosomiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Diphtheria - NHS Immunisation website Care guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website01/04/2009
Epidemiological data - MeaslesSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)27/02/2009
Epstein-Barr virus serology (VSOP 26)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/03/2008
Epidemiological data - Diphtheria notifications, deaths, and vaccine uptake rates 1985-1999Surveillance dataProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)22/02/2008
Medlineplus webpages on Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverWebpageProfessional opinionMedlinePlus02/01/2008
Initial investigation and management of outbreaks and incidences of unusual illnesses - with particular reference to events that may be due to clinical, biological or radiological causes, including deliberate releaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)19/11/2007
Cytomegalovirus serology (VSOP 28)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)12/10/2007
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
MeaslesWeb directoryUnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
General Information about meningitis - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor04/09/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - LeptospirosisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online15/03/2006
Microbiological guidance for taking and handling specimens from suspect SARS patientsBest practice
Standard Operating Procedures
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)21/02/2006
eMedicine - Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedEMedicine Textbook17/02/2006
Influenza - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)07/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Hand, foot and mouth diseasePublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online24/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Yellow Fever (a tropical infectious disease)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online07/11/2005
NHS Primary Care Question Answering Service - What is a recognised means of diagnosing Lyme Disease? Review
Other
Evidence citedTRIP07/09/2005
General Information on Yellow FeverFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/08/2005
eMedicine - Lyme diseaseFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedeMedicine Textbook14/07/2005
General Information about Scarlet FeverPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Frequently asked questions about Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)Public leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)22/06/2005
General Information about Glandular FeverPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/06/2005
Disease Facts about InfluenzaPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Netdoctor01/06/2005
Information about West Nile VirusWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)25/05/2005
CDC webpage on Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)20/05/2005
General Information about Lyme diseasePublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/05/2005
Identification of Clostridum species (BSOP ID8)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
General Information about DiarrhoeaPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/05/2005
General Information about RabiesPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
General Information about Fever in ChildrenPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor16/02/2005
Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disease (iGAS) - Questions and Answers for close community contacts of cases of iGASPublic leafletProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)26/01/2005
Medlineplus webpages on Kawasaki diseaseWebpageProfessional opinionMedlinePlus19/01/2005
Health risk information sheet - Yellow feverFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/10/2004
General Information about SepsisPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
National Library of Medicine (NLM)25/08/2004
Factsheet on Viral Hemorrhagic FeversFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)23/08/2004
Microbiological investigation of patients with acute lymphadenopathy and fever (QSOP 44)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Clinical action cards to help GPs recognise new diseases and new threatsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/05/2004
West Nile virus: A contingency plan to protect the public’s healthBest practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/05/2004
Health risk information sheet - West Nile VirusFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/05/2004
Severe acute respiratory syndrome: clinical features, diagnos is and managementReviewEvidence citedCurrent Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine01/05/2004
General Information about typhoid fever and paratyphoid feverPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2004
Drink plenty of fluids: a systematic review of evidence for this recommendation in acute respiratory infectionsSystematic reviewEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Medical Journal (BMJ)28/02/2004
Evidence-based guidelines for the management of Lyme disease.Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedExpert Rev Antiinfect Ther 2004;2(1 Suppl):S1-13. 01/02/2004
General Information about SepticemiaPublic leafletEvidence citedNational Library of Medicine (NLM)18/11/2003
HPA menu page on ZoonosesWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2003
Hepatitis, jaundice and abnormal LFTs (VSOP 6)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2003
SARS explainedFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor23/05/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Scarlet FeverCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Lyme DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Background information - Meningitis/MeningoccocalWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Infectious MononucleosisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - EnterovirusBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Coxsackievirus A16 (Hand-foot-mouth disease)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Coronavirus as a possible cause of severe acute respiratory syndromeJournal article
Surveillance data
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Science Direct19/04/2003
Preliminary Clinical Description of Severe Acute Respiratory SyndromeReviewEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)21/03/2003
Clinical Evidence Lyme disease Best practice
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Clinical Evidence01/03/2003
Health risk information sheet - Dengue FeverFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/01/2003
Dengue and Dengue Haemorrhagic FeverFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)01/04/2002
Travel Illness in British Package Holiday Tourists: Prospective Cohort StudyJournal article
Research study
Cohort studiesJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Reflections on Epstein-Barr Virus: Some Recently Resolved Old UncertaintiesJournal article
Systematic review
Evidence citedJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Health Information for Overseas travel - The Yellow BookBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/01/2001
WHO Information Factsheet on CampylobacterFactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/11/2000
Frequently asked Questions about LeptospirosisPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)31/03/2000
Antipyretic measures for treating fever in malaria (Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library16/01/2000
Meningococcal infection - Factsheet for Schools – Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/03/99
Dengue in the early febrile phase: viremia and antibody responsesJournal article
Research study
Review
Evidence citedJournal of Infectious Diseases15/08/97
Ticks and Lyme Disease Learn about the disease in the UKPublic leafletN/AArun District Council et al01/01/97
The Facts about Glandular feverFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/94
Haemorrhagic fever virus activity in equatorial Africa: distribution and prevalence of filovirus reactive antibody in the Central African RepublicSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
National Library of Medicine (NLM)01/09/93