Anaphylaxis (EpiPen)

ANAPHYLAXIS (EPIPEN)

Course Number

SC0121

Validity

1 Year

Duration

1/2 Day

Assessment

Continuous

Anaphylaxis is a severe, life-threatening hypersensitivity reaction. It is believed that 1 in 1,333 of the English population have a tendency to anaphylaxis. This course will provide delegates with the knowledge and skills to react appropriately during such an anaphylactic attack.

Suitable for:

Care, Education and Commercial

Care, Education and Commercial

Introduction

  • Introduction and course overview

Course Programme

  • What is anaphylaxis
  • Size of the problem
  • Common causes
  • Identifying an anaphylactic reaction
  • What happens during an anaphylactic reaction
  • Treatment types
  • Treatment methods
  • C.P.R.
  • Course evaluation

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