Evaluation/Treatment of Febrile Young Infants (0-56 days old)

Triage

1 Critical 2 Acute 3 Urgent 4 Urgent 5 Non-Urgent
 
  • Fever, hx: fever > 38°C (100.4°F) with:
    • Age < 8 weeks
    • Oncologic disorder
    • Central line in place
    • Special immunology
    • Organ transplantation
    • Neutropenia
  • Fever, hx: fever > 38.4°C (101.1°F) with sickle cell disease
  • >38°C with age 9-12 weeks
  • Females > 39°C and <12 months
  • Uncircumcised males
    > 39°C and <12 months
  • Fever >3 days