Retrospective study of drug-induced anaphylaxis treated in the emergency department or hospital: Patient characteristics, management, and 1-year follow-up Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Drug Hypersensitivity
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Hospitalization
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'

abstract

  • Drugs are a common, yet under-recognized, cause of anaphylaxis. Only a small number of patients with DIA received epinephrine in the ED or had subsequent care with an allergist/immunologist. These findings are novel and identify areas for improvement in the care of individuals with DIA.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaip.2013.08.012

PubMed ID

  • 24565768

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 46

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 2

number

  • 1