A retrospective chart review to identify perinatal factors associated with food allergies

@inproceedings{Karpa2012ARC,
  title={A retrospective chart review to identify perinatal factors associated with food allergies},
  author={Kelly Dowhower Karpa and Ian M Paul and J Alexander Leckie and Sharon Shung and Nurgul Carkaci-Salli and Kent E. Vrana and David T Mauger and Tracy B Fausnight and Jennifer M. Poger},
  booktitle={Nutrition journal},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Gut flora are important immunomodulators that may be disrupted in individuals with atopic conditions. Probiotic bacteria have been suggested as therapeutic modalities to mitigate or prevent food allergic manifestations. We wished to investigate whether perinatal factors known to disrupt gut flora increase the risk of IgE-mediated food allergies… CONTINUE READING