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Marine envenomation

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posted on 06.12.2017, 00:00 authored by Anthony WeberAnthony Weber
Jelly fish envenomation can be divided into cuboidal and non-cuboidal jelly fish. Chironex Fleckeri (box jelly fish) is considered the most deadly of all marine envenomations world wide with approximately 70 reported deaths in Australia. Irukandji Syndrome is an emerging symptom that is coming into vogue and refers to a spectrum of signs and symptoms. Irukandji syndrome has accounted for at least 3 documented deaths in Australia in the past decade.

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Parent Title

Paramedic principles and practice ANZ : a clinical reasoning approach

Start Page

733

End Page

749

Number of Pages

17

ISBN-13

9780729541275

Publisher

Elselvier Australia

Place of Publication

Chatswood, NSW

Open Access

No

Era Eligible

No

Edition

1st

Number of Chapters

57

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