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Research & Reviews  220 results

Chlorhexidine - a commonly used but often neglected culprit of dialysis associated anap...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8734226
BMC Nephrology; Tan JN, DA Y et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - Hemodialysis-associated anaphylactic reactions are rare and frequently complex in nature due to the sheer number of possible culprit agents. Unfortunately, dialysis is often unavoidable or strictly essential for life-saving solute clearance or flu...

Patient perspectives on penicillin allergy and testing.
https://doi.org/10.2500/aap.2022.43.210090
Allergy and Asthma Proceedings; Harada K, Baker MG et. al.

Jan 6th, 2022 - Background: Most patients who report penicillin allergy are found to tolerate penicillin later in life. Few studies have examined patients' understanding and beliefs about penicillin allergy and testing. Evaluating patients' perspectives may help ...

A Common Sense Approach to Concerns About Direct Allergy or Allergic Crossover with Pen...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.21.00876
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Vail TP

Dec 16th, 2021 - A Common Sense Approach to Concerns About Direct Allergy or Allergic Crossover with Penicillin: Commentary on an article by Graham S. Goh, MD, et al.: "A Simple Algorithmic Approach Allows the Safe Use of Cephalosporin in "Penicillin-Allergic" Pat...

Test-guided dietary exclusions for treating established Atopic Dermatitis in children: ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/cea.14072
Clinical and Experimental Allergy : Journal of the Britis... Roberts K, Gilbertson A et. al.

Dec 5th, 2021 - Atopic Dermatitis (AD), synonymous with Atopic Eczema, is a chronic inflammatory skin disease, characterised by acute flares of pruritic lesions. It affects around 20% of children in the UK. While immediate, IgE-mediated food allergy, is more comm...

Patients Who Do Not Receive Aspirin Because of Allergy Have an Increased Risk of Venous...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.21.00528
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Goh GS, Kozaily E et. al.

Nov 16th, 2021 - Patient-reported allergies to aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may preclude certain patients from receiving aspirin as venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis after total joint arthroplasty (TJA). The purpose of the study ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Official American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guidelines: Diagnostic Evaluation ...
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201604-0694ST
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Ren CL, Esther CR et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2016 - Infantile wheezing is a common problem, but there are no guidelines for the evaluation of infants with recurrent or persistent wheezing that is not relieved or prevented by standard therapies. An American Thoracic Society-sanctioned guideline deve...

Testing children for allergies: why, how, who and when: an updated statement of the Eur...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pai.12066
Pediatric Allergy and Immunology : Official Publication O... Eigenmann PA, Atanaskovic-Markovic M et. al.

Mar 20th, 2013 - Allergic diseases are common in childhood and can cause a significant morbidity and impaired quality-of-life of the children and their families. Adequate allergy testing is the prerequisite for optimal care, including allergen avoidance, pharmacot...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

The Use of Penicillin Allergy Clinical Decision Rule to Enable Direct Oral Penicillin Challenge
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04454229

May 12th, 2021 - Patient-reported penicillin allergies result in poor health outcomes for patients and drive inappropriate antibiotic prescribing, antimicrobial resistance and healthcare costs. Our group has internally and externally validated a novel penicillin a...

Drug Allergy Labels After Drug Allergy Investigation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04827602

Apr 15th, 2021 - Patients who previously have been penicillin allergy tested in 2017 to 2019 at the Allergy Clinic at Gentofte Hospital is included in the study. Patients are identified through a drug allergy database at the department. A letter describing the stu...

Occupational Hand Eczema - Testing of a Prevention-concept
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04790799

Mar 12th, 2021 - Patients with suspected occupational hand eczema are recruited to the study on basis of their referral from general practitioner to dermatologist. Patients are randomised to either control or intervention group. The control group is treated and fo...

Management of Allergic Rhinitis Patients With Nasal Steroids and NeilMed® Sinus Rinse™ System With Isotonic Saline
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01030146

Jul 23rd, 2018 - Before you are allowed to participate in this study, the doctor will review your medical history and ask you questions to see if you qualify for the study. This study follows the standard of care in managing patients with allergic rhinitis. You wi...

The Clinical and Laboratory Phenotypes of Severe Asthma Patients in Clalit Health Services Haifa
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01741805

Jul 29th, 2016 - Study measures will include the following: asthma demographic and symptoms questionnaire Validation of proper inhaler technique Height, weight measurements Forced spirometry and reversibility testing DLCO Fractional excretion of NO in exhaled brea...

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News  46 results

Experts Advise on Rare Severe Allergic Reactions to COVID Vaccines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954222

Jul 6th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Anaphylactic reactions to SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccines may occur but are rare, and the benefits of vaccination outweigh the risks, according to an expert panel that has developed recommendations on diagnosis and management....

DOJ Charges 14 With COVID-Related Fraud Nearing $150M
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952003

May 27th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The US Department of Justice (DOJ) on Wednesday announced charges against 14 defendants across the country who allegedly engaged in healthcare fra...

Update in Hospital Medicine Relays Important Findings
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951300

May 17th, 2021 - Two experts scoured the medical journals for the practice-changing research most relevant to hospital medicine in 2020 at a recent session at SHM Converge, the annual conference of the Society of Hospital Medicine. The presenters chose findings th...

Medscape Physician Compensation Report: What COVID Did to MD Income in 2020
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949505

Apr 19th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Physician compensation plummeted in the opening weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic in March and April 2020, but earnings had rebounded for many physic...

Penicillin Skin Testing Safe During Pregnancy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946864

Mar 4th, 2021 - Penicillin-allergy evaluation in pregnant women, including both skin testing and oral challenges, is safe to perform in the outpatient allergy office, researchers say. A review of women who had negative penicillin skin testing while they were preg...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →