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Allergy & Immunology

Online Resource Created to Help Manage Pediatric Eczema

Aug 10, 2022

Online resource guide for can help fill in knowledge gaps for parents/caregivers when it comes for caring for a child with eczema. Studies have shown that managing eczema in children has many c...

Innate Immune System Defects and Related Immune Deficiencies

Aug 10, 2022

The host's natural immune response was the first line of protection against potentially harmful infections. Toll-like receptors (TLRs) were responsible for activating signals transduction pathways inv...

Newborn Screening: Primary Immunodeficiency Diagnosis

Aug 10, 2022

The first inborn error of immunity (IEI) to be found through population screening was severe combined immune deficiency (SCID), which affected newborns. Screening newborns for SCID has made it possibl...

Pharmacy-Led Education Improves Inhaler Technique

Aug 08, 2022

Pharmacists embedded within primary care or specialty clinics can assist patients and their caregivers in teaching proper inhaler technique. Pharmacist-led education on inhaler technique improv...

In COPD, Triple Inhaler Therapy Not Recommended for Everyone

Aug 04, 2022

Triple inhaler therapy should be reserved for patients with COPD with a history of asthma, multiple recent exacerbations, and poor lung function. In COPD treatment, the step up from a dual bron...

Children With Wheat Allergy Sensitive to All Three Cereal Fractions

Aug 02, 2022

Children with immediate-type wheat allergy were sensitized to all three fractions of wheat, barley, and rye, with wheat seeming to have the most allergenicity. Cereals, including those consisti...

Impact of RSV in Infants on Risk for Preschool Wheeze & Asthma

Jul 17, 2022

RSV-related bronchiolitis in infants was more severe than rhinovirus-related bronchiolitis but did not confer higher risk for preschool respiratory outcomes. “Bronchiolitis is the most common...

Adult Asthma Trends in the United States, 2005–2018, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Jul 11, 2022

Adults in America frequently have asthma. Although there was little research on the long-term trajectory of asthma in American adults, the prevalence of asthma has changed throughout time. For a study...

Effects of Coronavirus on People with Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis, And Food Allergies

Jul 11, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to summarise the existing research on the psychological effects of the 2019 coronavirus illness (COVID-19) on people with allergy conditions and highlight any areas tha...

Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Is There Any Available Noninvasive Testing Available?

Jul 11, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to provide an overview of the research on numerous promising minimally invasive tests for eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE).  Using PubMed, literature searches were carri...

Coronavirus and Asthma Disease 2019 Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients

Jul 11, 2022

Asthma was one of many chronic illnesses linked to an increased risk of severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). There were conflicting findings regarding this population's risk of developing a ser...

Elderly Emergency Room Patients with Anaphylaxis in A Large New York Health System

Jul 11, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to better understand the demographic, clinical, and treatment characteristics of older persons who arrived at emergency departments (EDs) with anaphylaxis instead of le...

Delivery of Coronavirus Vaccine with Adverse Drug Responses

Jul 11, 2022

Despite mounting evidence that polysorbate and polyethylene glycol (PEG) reactions did not raise the risk of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccination reactions, they continued to be cited as po...

What Do We Know About Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Allergenicity and Adverse Reactions?

Jul 11, 2022

The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was the cause of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, which sped up the development of vaccines and treatments. With an em...

Children with Noonan Syndrome's Perioperative Allergy to Fibrin Sealants

Jul 08, 2022

To avoid future reexposures, it was crucial to identify the origin of perioperative anaphylaxis when making a diagnosis. It was especially true for children with Noonan Syndrome, who exhibited various...

What Have We Learned After 10 Years of The Practice Parameter for Vaccine Adverse Reactions?

Jul 08, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to deliver current data on assessing and treating adverse vaccination effects.  Since a practice parameter was published in 2012, a PubMed (MEDLINE) search has been co...

Anti-Asthmatic Adverse Drug Events Quadrupled in Past Decade

Jul 05, 2022

Adverse drug events due to anti-asthmatic medications have been substantially rising during the past two decades among younger children. Studies have shown that asthma medication adherence is b...

Position Paper Backs Bronchial Allergen Challenge Use

Jun 30, 2022

Although bronchial allergen challenge (BAC) is occasionally used to distinguish patients with allergic asthma among those with atopic asthma, it is currently considered a research tool without any pro...

Managing Hereditary Angioedema According to International WAO/EAACI Guidelines

Jun 24, 2022

Early diagnosis and efficient treatment are essential for the rare and incapacitating illness hereditary angioedema (HAE). The global WAO/EAACI guideline on diagnosing and managing HAE has been revise...

Recent Improvements in Nut Allergy Diagnosis & Treatment With An Emphasis On Hazelnuts, Walnuts, & Cashew Nuts

Jun 24, 2022

Food allergens from tree nuts were a potent and frequent cause of IgE-mediated allergy responses. Because tree nuts were regarded as healthful, health organizations recommend consuming them. Nut aller...