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Anaphylaxis (Novartis Foundation Symposium 257)

Publication Year: 2004
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Novartis Foundation
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0-470-86114-1
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 94
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In this important book, an multidisciplinary group of experts explore the pathophysiology of different types of anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions.

Since anaphylaxis occurs acutely and is unforeseen, it is very difficult to organize controlled studies regarding therapy and prevention. The spectrum of symptomatology covers many clinical areas (skin, respiratory, cardiovascular and gastrointestinal system), therefore inter-disciplinary approaches are necessary for progress in the field. There is widespread uncertainty among physicians about therapy, especially concerning self-administered treatment.

Evidence is presented in this symposium volume on the epidemiology of these conditions while problems relating to diagnosis, therapy and prevention are examined in detail. This thorough and up-to-date coverage of the subject will be of great interest to all clinical immunologists, researchers and physicians who deal with this life-threatening condition.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Novartis Foundation
  • ISBN: 978-0-470-86114-1
  • Specialty:
    Allergy & Immunology
    Medical Genetics
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 306
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2004
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 94

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