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ASCIA – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) is the peak professional body of clinical immunology and allergy specialists in Australia and New Zealand.

ASCIA promotes and advances the study and knowledge of allergy and other immune diseases, including asthma.

The mission of ASCIA is to advance the science and practice of allergy and clinical immunology, by promoting education and the highest standard of ethical medical practice, to improve the health and quality of life of people with immune system disorders.

ASCIA is also dedicated to informing the community on allergy, asthma and immunology issues. They aim to provide up to date and reliable information to enable patients and their doctors to make informed choices about management for allergy and other immune diseases.

ASCIA develops, reviews and endorses training resources, position papers and guidelines in the areas of allergy, and other immune diseases for health professionals.

ASCIA develops, reviews and endorses educational resources and training resources for people to access reliable and up to date information on allergy and other immune diseases.

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Action Plan for Anaphylaxis (EpiPen autoinjectors)

For use with EpiPen® adrenaline (epinephrine) autoinjectors

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Action Plan for Anaphylaxis

For use with adrenaline (epinephrine) autoinjectors

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Action Plan for Allergic Reactions

This ASCIA Action Plan for Allergic Reactions is for people with mild to moderate allergies, who need to avoid certain allergens.

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First Aid Plan for Anaphylaxis (EpiPen autoinjectors)

For use with EpiPen® adrenaline (epinephrine) autoinjectors

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Locate a specialist - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) is the peak professional body of clinical immunology and allergy in Australia and New Zealand. ASCIA promotes and advances the study and knowledge of immune and allergic diseases, including asthma.

Read more on ASCIA – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy website

First Aid Plan for Anaphylaxis

For use with adrenaline (epinephrine) autoinjectors.

Read more on ASCIA – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy website

Allergic and toxic reactions to seafood - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Seafood allergy occurs most commonly where seafood is an important part of the diet, such as Asia and Scandinavia. It is more common in adults than children, usually remains a life-long problem and is most often restricted to only one seafood group.

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Alcohol allergy - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Alcohol allergy

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Hives (urticaria) - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Hives (the common term for urticaria), are pink or red itchy rashes, that may appear as blotches or raised red lumps (wheals) on the skin.

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Sulfonamide antibiotic allergy - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Sulfonamide antibiotics can cause allergic reactions, ranging from mild rash to severe blistering rash through to anaphylaxis, the most dangerous type of allergic reaction.

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