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Research & Reviews  236 results

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...

Inpatient Penicillin Allergy Delabeling Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05020327

Dec 15th, 2021 - A. Specific Aims and Hypotheses General Objective: To verify pediatric patients with reported penicillin allergy in electronic medical record (EMR) by performing direct oral amoxicillin challenge testing. Hypothesis: Pediatric patients with report...

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...

Immediate and Delayed Hypersensitivity Reactions to Beta-Lactam Antibiotics.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12016-021-08903-z 10.1016/j.jaip.2020.07.056 10.1016/j.jaip.2020.07.005.Erratum.In:JAllergyClinImmunolPract.2021Jan;9(1):603 10.1017/ice.2019.374
Clinical Reviews in Allergy & Immunology; Minaldi E, Phillips EJ et. al.

Nov 13th, 2021 - Beta-lactam antibiotics are the most commonly reported drug allergy in adults and children. More than 95% of those with reported allergy labels to beta lactams are not confirmed when subjected to allergy testing. Beta lactam antibiotics are associ...

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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  16 results

Inpatient Penicillin Allergy Delabeling Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05020327

Dec 15th, 2021 - A. Specific Aims and Hypotheses General Objective: To verify pediatric patients with reported penicillin allergy in electronic medical record (EMR) by performing direct oral amoxicillin challenge testing. Hypothesis: Pediatric patients with report...

Penicillin Allergy Testing in STD Clinics
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04620746

Nov 2nd, 2021 - all subjects receive risk questionnaire For subjects without high risk responses, randomized to direct oral challenge or PCN skin testing followed by oral challenge

Safety and Efficacy of an Oral Penicillin Challenge in Low Risk Hospitalized Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04408508

Aug 5th, 2021 - Penicillin allergy is the most common drug allergy reported by patients. Approximately 10% of the population and 20% of inpatients carry a label of penicillin allergy. However, only <5%-10% of them have a confirmed allergy following comprehensive ...

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...

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News  53 results

Patch Test–Directed Dietary Avoidance in the Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/244036/contact-dermatitis/patch-test-directed-dietary-avoidance-management
Michael B. Stierstorfer, MD, Butros Toro, MD

Aug 9th, 2021 - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common disorders managed by primary care physicians and gastroenterologists. 1 Characterized by abdominal pain coinciding with altered stool form and/or frequency as defined by the Rome IV diagnosti.

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...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →