An infant is being held in the cuddle position for children <12 months old for an anterolateral thigh injection. Two injection sites are in the same thigh, at least 2.5 cm apart. The third injection should go into the other thigh.
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Figure. Post-exposure prophylaxis algorithm for potential exposure to lyssaviruses from bats in Australia or overseas
Figure. Subcutaneous injection into the deltoid area
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