Heather Hanna

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BACKGROUND Previous reports suggest that parents especially mothers of food-allergic children may have increased anxiety. Studies with an appropriate control group have not been undertaken, and the determinants of such anxiety are not known. We compared measures of anxiety and stress in mothers of food-allergic children and atopic non-food-allergic(More)
Methods We evaluated mothers of food-allergic children participating in a UK study of epinephrine auto-injectors (EAI), 1 year after they were first trained to use an EAI, either Anapen or Epipen (old design). Participants’ ability to deliver epinephrine using their device was assessed using a simulated anaphylaxis scenario. Participants then underwent(More)
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