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This information is intended to support, not replace, discussion with your doctor or healthcare professionals. The authors of these consumer health information handouts have made a considerable effort to ensure the information is accurate, up to date and easy to understand. The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne accepts no responsibility for any inaccuracies, information perceived as misleading, or the success of any treatment regimen detailed in these handouts. Information contained in the handouts is updated regularly and therefore you should always check you are referring to the most recent version of the handout. The onus is on you, the user, to ensure that you have downloaded the most up-to-date version of a consumer health information handout.

Kids Health Info App


The app will help you search and browse more than 300 Medical fact sheets and work offline.

Developed by The Royal Children's Hospital Emergency and General Medicine departments. We acknowledge the input of RCH consumers and carers.

Reviewed March 2018.

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