Case fatality and population mortality associated with anaphylaxis in the United States.

@article{Ma2014CaseFA,
  title={Case fatality and population mortality associated with anaphylaxis in the United States.},
  author={Larry Ma and Theodore M Danoff and Larry C Borish},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  year={2014},
  volume={133 4},
  pages={1075-83}
}
BACKGROUND Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction that can cause death; however, the actual risk of death is unclear. OBJECTIVE We sought to estimate the case fatality rate among hospitalizations or emergency department (ED) presentations for anaphylaxis and the mortality rate associated with anaphylaxis for the general population. METHODS This was… CONTINUE READING