ASCIA guidelines for prevention of anaphylaxis in schools, pre-schools and childcare: 2015 update.

  title={ASCIA guidelines for prevention of anaphylaxis in schools, pre-schools and childcare: 2015 update.},
  author={Sandra Vale and J Anne S Smith and Maria Said and Raymond J Mullins and Richard K S Loh},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  volume={51 10},
The aim of these guidelines is to assist staff in school and childcare settings to plan and implement appropriate risk minimisation strategies, taking into consideration the needs of the allergic child, the likely effectiveness of measures and the practicality of implementation. Although these guidelines include risk minimisation strategies for allergic reactions to insect stings or bites, latex and medication, the major focus relates to food allergy. This is due to the higher relative… CONTINUE READING
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