An internet-based survey on the circumstances of food-induced reactions following the diagnosis of IgE-mediated food allergy.

@article{Eigenmann2002AnIS,
  title={An internet-based survey on the circumstances of food-induced reactions following the diagnosis of IgE-mediated food allergy.},
  author={Philippe A Eigenmann and Samuel Antonio Zamora},
  journal={Allergy},
  year={2002},
  volume={57 5},
  pages={
          449-53
        }
}
BACKGROUND Despite careful avoidance measures, food allergic patients have a significant risk of anaphylactic episodes. Risk situations need to be identified for more efficient preventive measures. METHODS Responders to an internet-based survey on the awareness of food anaphylaxis were invited to relate the circumstances of their most severe reaction following the diagnosis of IgE-mediated food allergy. Items of the questionnaire included the circumstances of the reaction and the treatment… CONTINUE READING

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