Fact sheets

Safety fact sheets

Health fact sheets

For all fact sheets related to health conditions please visit The Sydney Children’s Hospital Network website.

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If you would like to provide feedback on any of the safety factsheets listed on the Kids Health website, please complete our feedback form.

Permission to reproduce and use these fact sheets is not required. Fact sheets must be used as published by Kids Health at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead with no alterations. It is permissible to add your organisations logo but such additions must not change the fact sheets in any way what so ever including the position of the hospital logos.

Fact sheets which have been modified in anyway may not carry the hospital logos or imply authority from the hospitals. The following acknowledgement line needs to be added to the document where the fact sheet is being reproduced: “The Insert name of your organisation acknowledges the co-operation of Kids Health at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead in making this fact sheet available.” Please email SCHN-CHW-KidsHealth@health.nsw.gov.au or any queries relating to linking or reproducing the fact sheets.

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