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First aid Brisbane – What is Anaphylaxis?

What is Anaphylaxis? Anaphylaxis is the most severe form of allergic reaction and is potentially life threatening. It must be treated as a medical emergency, requiring immediate treatment and urgent medical attention. Anaphylaxis is a generalized allergic reaction, which often involves more than one body system (e.g. skin, respiratory, gastro-intestinal, cardiovascular). A severe allergic reaction…
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First Aid Course – Asthma medication

Asthma Medication What is the difference between a reliever medication and a preventer medication? #Asthma is a condition of airway narrowing – the airways become red and swollen and can produce extra mucus. During an asthma flare-up, the muscles around your airways tighten which further restricts airflow. Reliever medication (such as Ventolin or Asmol) acts…
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HLTAID004 First Aid for Children

Do you work with Children YOU NEED HLTAID004   Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting NOTE: - No longer 3 courses its all been rolled into 1 course HLTAID004 This course as per national guidelines includes the mandatory Asthma and Anaphylaxis Training - this will save you a small fortune…
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