This site is intended for healthcare professionals

Go to /sign-in page

You can view 5 more pages before signing in

Immediate management

Last reviewed dd mmm yyyy. Last edited dd mmm yyyy

Authoring team

  • give 100% oxygen
  • take blood for culture if delay before admission
  • set up i.v. fluids rapidly
  • i.v. antibiotics may be given if blood culture taken

Create an account to add page annotations

Annotations allow you to add information to this page that would be handy to have on hand during a consultation. E.g. a website or number. This information will always show when you visit this page.