What GPs need to know in new anaphylaxis action plans

ASCIA is emphasising the importance of patients staying still, following a review of patient deaths

Anaphylaxis action plans for patients with life-threatening allergies have been revamped to highlight the danger of standing and walking during anaphylaxis.

Dr Katie Frith.

The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) has updated a number of its plans to highlight the need for patients to remain still during anaphylaxis. 

Earlier this month it released a revised action plan