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Clinical Toxinology Resources.
Victorian Poisons Information Centre.
University of Sydney - Australian Spider and Insect Bites.
NSW Health - Tick Alert.

References used for this fact sheet

  • Bites and stings, 2012, Victorian Poisons Information Centre. More information here.
  • Bites and stings, 2010, NSW Poisons Information Centre, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney. More information here.
  • Australian spider and insect bites, 2012, University of Sydney, NSW. More information here.
  • First aid information – snakebite, Australian Venom Research Unit, Department of Pharmacology, University of Melbourne, Victoria. More information here.
  • ‘Review of public health advice about ticks’, 2004, NSW Public Health Bulletin, vol. 15, no. 11–12, pp. 212–215. More information here.
  • Tick removal: A step-by-step guide, 2010, KidsHealth for Parents (USA) More information here.
  • The Australian Venom Compendium – Australian paralysis ticks, Australian Venom Research Unit, Department of Pharmacology, University of Melbourne, Victoria. More information here.
  • Anaphylaxis, Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Victorian Government. More information here.

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