This activity has been designed to increase your confidence in identifying and managing patients susceptible to experiencing emergency anaphylaxis reactions, including the prescribing of available adrenaline autoinjectors.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Differentiate between mild/moderate allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
  2. Provide an overview of dosing and administration of available adrenaline autoinjectors
  3. Discuss revised anaphylaxis guidelines and the indications for adrenaline autoinjectors
  4. Discuss the role of the paediatricians in ongoing patient education and treatment/treatment maintenance
  5. Discuss the role of paediatricians in prescribing adrenaline autoinjectors following the initial specialist-driven prescription

This education has been designed for the RACP CPD Program for the 2023-25 triennium. Upon completion of this activity you may claim 0.5 Category 1 Credits as part of your MyCPD record.

Other healthcare professionals can still enrol and complete this course. You will receive a certificate upon completion.


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