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  • Print publication year: 2013
  • Online publication date: March 2013

Chapter 14 - The child with anaphylaxis

from Section 2 - Clinical Conditions

Further reading

Advanced Paediatric Life Support: The Practical Approach, 5th edn. BMJ Books, 2011.
Ben-ShoshanM, ClarkeAE.Anaphylaxis: past, present and future. Allergy 2011;66(1):1–14.
BraganzaSC, et al. Paediatric emergency department anaphylaxis: different patterns from adults. Arch Dis Child 2006;91(2):159–163.
Du ToitG.Food-dependent exercise-induced anaphylaxis in childhood. Pediatr Allergy Immunol 2007;18(5):455–463.
GuptaR, SheikA, StrachanDP, AndersonHR.Time trends in allergic disorders in the UK. Thorax 2007;62(1):91–96.
KempSF. The post-anaphylaxis dilemma: how long is long enough to observe a patient after resolution of symptoms?Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2008;8(1):45–48.
LiebermanP, CamargoCA, BohlkeK, et al. Epidemiology of anaphylaxis: findings of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Epidemiology of Anaphylaxis Working Group. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2006;97(5):596–602.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. Anaphylaxis: assessment to confirm an anaphylactic episode and the decision to refer after emergency treatment for a suspected anaphylactic episode. (Clinical guideline 134.) 2011.
PumphreyRS.Lessons for management of anaphylaxis from a study of fatal reactions. Clin Exp Allergy 2000;30(8):1144–1150.
SampsonHA, Muñoz-FurlongA, CampbellRL, et al. Second symposium on the definition and management of anaphylaxis: summary report – Second National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease/Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network symposium. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2006;117(2):391–397.
SampsonHA, MendelsonL, RosenJP.Fatal and near-fatal anaphylactic reactions to food in children and adolescents. N Engl J Med 1992;327(6):380–384.