Important Information

Please remember that medical information provided by Prince of Wales Hospital Foundation – Sydney, Australia in the absence of a visit with a health care professional, must be considered as an educational service only. The information sent through e-mail and viewed on these pages should not be relied upon as a medical consultation. This mechanism is not designed to replace a physician’s independent judgement about the appropriateness or risks of a procedure for a given patient. We will do our best to provide you with information that will help you make your own health care decisions.

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Steps to Take in an Emergency

The First Signs of a Stroke

Your Guide to Water Safety

Protect Yourself, Check for Melanomas

Other Important Links

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