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ALLMedicine™ Pediatric Anaphylaxis Center

Research & Reviews  18 results

Assessment of ED triage of anaphylaxis patients based on the Emergency Severity Index.
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Chiang D, Ade JM et. al.

Nov 13th, 2020 - To describe the emergency department (ED) triage of anaphylaxis patients based on the Emergency Severity Index (ESI), assess the association between ESI triage level and ED epinephrine administration, and determine characteristics associated with ...

Outcomes and Factors Associated With Prehospital Treatment of Pediatric Anaphylaxis.
Pediatric Emergency Care; Trainor JL, Pittsenbarger ZE et. al.

Jun 17th, 2020 - Anaphylaxis is a potentially life-threatening reaction requiring prompt treatment with intramuscular epinephrine (EPI). We sought to describe presenting features of pediatric anaphylaxis and compare patient characteristics and outcomes of children...

Pediatric Patients with Previous Anaphylactic Reactions to General Anesthesia: a Review...
Current Allergy and Asthma Reports; Ma M, Zhu B et. al.

Apr 24th, 2020 - It is rare to see pediatric patients with previous perioperative anaphylaxis receiving future anesthesia, but it is critical to understand how to choose assessments, interpret the results, and develop a future anesthetic plan. Analysis of the resu...

Diagnosis and management of drug-induced anaphylaxis in children: An EAACI position paper.
Pediatric Allergy and Immunology : Official Publication O... Atanaskovic-Markovic M, Gomes E et. al.

Feb 9th, 2019 - Drug hypersensitivity reactions (DHR) constitute a major and common public health problem, particularly in children. One of the most severe manifestations of DHR is anaphylaxis, which might be associated with a life-threatening risk. During those ...

Missed Diagnosis of Anaphylaxis in Patients With Pediatric Urticaria in the Emergency D...
Pediatric Emergency Care; Jung WS, Kim SH et. al.

Oct 4th, 2018 - This study was to determine the characteristics of missed diagnosis of pediatric anaphylaxis that were registered as urticaria only at the emergency department (ED) by comparing those who had only urticaria symptoms with those who had both anaphyl...

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News  4 results

Errors Common in Epinephrine Use for Pediatric Anaphylaxis

Dec 17th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - At least one medication error occurred in two-thirds of epinephrine administrations for simulated pediatric anaphylaxis, even in academic pediatric hospitals, a new international study has found. The errors encompassed ...

Adrenaline Overdose in Pediatric Anaphylaxis: A Case Report

Conclusions Prompt adrenaline administration remains the cornerstone of managing anaphylaxis in the pediatric population; however, like all therapies it needs to be administered judiciously and its effect assessed to ensure correct dosing. In epis...

Adrenaline Overdose in Pediatric Anaphylaxis: A Case Report

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background: Adrenaline is the standard treatment for anaphylaxis but appropriate administration remains challenging, and iatrogenic overdose is easily overlooked. Despite the established importance of pediatric b...

Adrenaline Overdose in Pediatric Anaphylaxis: A Case Report

Discussion This case highlights adrenaline overdose, an iatrogenic complication rarely reported in the pediatric population, as a potential pitfall in the management of pediatric anaphylaxis. While delaying and under-dosing adrenaline in anaphylax...

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