Is Telemedicine as Effective as Usual Care?
Publication date: January 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice, Volume 7, Issue 1Author(s): Jay M. Portnoy, Ann Chen Wu
Authors: Choi Y, Jeon H, Yang EA, Yoon JS, Kim HH Abstract Background: Researcher showed that EPO is a relatively accurate marker of eosinophilia and eosinophil activity and that EPO has a higher correlation to them. However, it's use as markers of eosinophilic inflammation in nasal secretions is limited because the diagnostic cut-off values of EPO for use as one-time tests for allergic diseases such as allergic rhinitis have not been established. Purpose: To identify the correlation between nasal eosinophil and eosinophil peroxidase (EPO) in children and adolescents with rhinitis. Methods: We recruited pat...
POLLEN COUNT UK forecast: Hay fever patients can expect some unwanted allergy symptoms today . But how can you lower your risk of allergic rhinitis signs? This is how to prevent hay fever symptoms.
ConclusionsPrompt epinephrine treatment is crucial. Use of antihistamines in conjunction with epinephrine may reduce the risk of uncontrolled reactions (administration of 2 or more doses of epinephrine in the ED), although our findings do not support the use of corticosteroids.
Publication date: August 2019Source: Molecular Immunology, Volume 112Author(s): Tanja Kalic, Isabella Ellinger, Sandip D. Kamath, Chiara Palladino, Vanessa Mayr, Angelika Tscheppe, Thimo Ruethers, Eva E. Waltl, Verena Niederberger, Nina Lengger, Christian Radauer, Christine Hafner, Andreas L. Lopata, Merima Bublin, Heimo BreitenederAbstractThe prevalence of fish allergy among fish-processing workers is higher than in the general population, possibly due to sensitization via inhalation and higher exposure. However, the response of the bronchial epithelium to fish allergens has never been explored. Parvalbumins (PVs) from bo...
But the agency is reaffirming that step therapy is allowed for Part B drugs under Medicare Advantage.Medscape Medical News
Coolhaus is voluntarily recalling its Dairy Free Horchata Frozen Dessert Sandwich because it may contain milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to dairy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product.
CD80 Expression Correlates with IL-6 Production in THP-1-Like Macrophages Costimulated with LPS and Dialyzable Leukocyte Extract (Transferon®). J Immunol Res. 2019;2019:2198508 Authors: Jiménez-Uribe AP, Valencia-Martínez H, Carballo-Uicab G, Vallejo-Castillo L, Medina-Rivero E, Chacón-Salinas R, Pavón L, Velasco-Velázquez MA, Mellado-Sánchez G, Estrada-Parra S, Pérez-Tapia SM Abstract Transferon® is a complex drug based on a mixture of low molecular weight peptides. This biotherapeutic is employed as a coadjuvant in clinical trials of several di...
RAND researchers recommend private insurers move toward fixed - price arrangements
Cancer patients with HIV in the U.S. are more likely to be diagnosed at advanced disease stages and experience higher cancer-related mortality than cancer patients without HIV, researchers say.Reuters Health Information
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is a brand-name, over-the-counter product that's typically used to relieve symptoms of hay fever (seasonal allergies), other allergies, and the common cold. It's also used to relieve itchy skin due to insect bites, hives, and other causes. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more.