Pertussis

Pertussis – A Guide for General Practitioners Pertussis (Whooping Cough) is a highly contagious bacterial infection affecting the respiratory system, and can cause severe illness and death. Children under 6 months of age who get whooping cough, usually require hospitalisation.   Click on the icon below to view or download a copy of the 2020 Guide

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Pertussis – A Guide for General Practitioners

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) is a highly contagious bacterial infection affecting the respiratory system, and can cause severe illness and death. Children under 6 months of age who get whooping cough, usually require hospitalisation.

 

Click on the icon below to view or download a copy of the 2020 Guide

Page Published: 10 May 2017 | Page Updated: 10 May 2017