PWSA Press Release

16, Aug 2017

Prader-Willi Syndrome Australia would like to announce the recent addition of two valuable new resources to their national website www.pws.org.au

PRADER-WILLI SYNDROME MEDICAL ALERTS KIT Australian Edition
The kit contains an updated Medical Alert Booklet, wallet card and Hospital Introductory Notes.
The booklet for medical professionals who are caring for people with PWS also includes a fold out GI Evaluation Algorithm Chart and is available on the website at:
http://www.pws.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/MedAlert_AUS0617.pdf
Printed copies of the kit for $5 each can be obtained by emailing training@pws.asn.au or info@pws.org.au

NEWBORN DIAGNOSIS VIDEO
This video has been produced for medical and allied health
professionals to raise awareness of PWS, outlining common
traits to look for when considering a diagnosis. Early diagnosis is critical, enabling therapeutic and medical plans to be put in place.
The video, together with other useful resources and videos for clinicians, can be viewed on http://www.pws.org.au/clinicians-allied-health-professionals-advice/

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