Gupta RS, Dyer AA, Jain N, Greenhawt MJ. Childhood food allergies: current diagnosis, treatment, and management strategies. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 May;88(5):512-26. Abstract Food allergy is a growing public health concern in the United States that affects an estimated 8% of children. Food allergy is defined as an adverse health effect arising from a specific immune response that …Read More »
EAACI Focus meeting: Paediatric Allergy and Asthma Meeting (PAAM) 17–19 October 2013, Athens, Greece.
PAAM is the largest EAACI Focused Meeting, previously attracting over 800 participants, with more than 1,000 attendees expected in 2013. PAAM 2013 will again be a unique event bringing together pediatricians and primary care physicians with an interest in childhood allergies and asthma. Given the high and still increasing prevalence of allergy and asthma in many parts of the …Read More »
Caffarelli C, Cuomo B, Cardinale F, Barberi S, Dascola CP, Agostinis F, Franceschini F, Bernardini R. Aetiological Factors Associated with Chronic Urticaria in Children: A Systematic Review. Acta Derm Venereol 2013; 93: 268–272. Abstract Chronic urticaria is a distressing condition with high costs. The aim of this literature review was to assess the relative frequency of …Read More »