Hyperthermia - page 2

I am curious about your patients with extreme hyperthermia. What was their Tmax? What was the cause (environmental, drugs, infection...) and did the patient survive? I have been very interested in... Read More

  1. by   jmdRN
    My own son, while fighting a post H1N1 pneumonia hit 40.5 C oral temp when he was 6. came down to 38C with tylenol and motrin alternating, but was one wild (and scary) night trying to keep the fever down
  2. by   klone
    I had a temp of 104.5/40.3 when I had the flu a few years ago. My PCP told me to go to the ED, and when they took my temp, they asked when I last had Tylenol. I told them I hadn't taken any because I wanted to see how high my temp would go. They were not amused.