Disclaimer

Disclaimer

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.

The content of ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training has been reviewed by ASCIA members, represents the available published literature at the time of review and is not intended to replace professional medical advice. Any questions regarding a medical diagnosis or treatment should be directed to a medical practitioner.

ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training has been developed to provide ready access to reliable and consistent anaphylaxis education throughout Australia and New Zealand, at no charge. Initial funding for development of ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training Program has been obtained from the NSW Ministry of Health, NSW Anaphylaxis Training Program and an unrestricted educational grant from Alphapharm. ASCIA will retain copyright and control over content of ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training, and update it as evidence based changes occur in the medical literature.

Whilst a Certificate of Completion for ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training can be provided to an employer as proof that training has been successfully completed, the certificate is not a qualification as ASCIA is not an accrediting body. ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training is not an anaphylaxis train the trainer course, which needs to be completed through a face to face anaphylaxis train the trainer course.

ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training contains information about adrenaline autoinjectors including optional video instruction guides which have been prepared and copyrighted by suppliers of these devices in Australia and New Zealand. The information is provided for general information only, does not in any way constitute medical advice or opinion and is subject to disclaimers issued by the suppliers (for www.epiclub.com.au and for www.analert.com).

Adrenaline autoinjectors must only be used as directed and any questions should be directed to a medical practitioner. The active ingredient in adrenaline autoinjectors is adrenaline and for further information you should refer to the relevant consumer information provided by the suppliers of adrenaline autoinjectors.

ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training contains links to other websites. These linked websites are not under the control of ASCIA and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the linked website by ASCIA.

Any inquiries regarding ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training should be emailed to projects@allergy.org.au

Due to the potential number of inquiries a contact telephone number is not available for inquiries. 

Last modified: Thursday, 11 August 2016, 12:17 PM