Economic costs associated with acute attacks and long-term management of hereditary angioedema.

@article{Wilson2010EconomicCA,
  title={Economic costs associated with acute attacks and long-term management of hereditary angioedema.},
  author={David A. Wilson and K Bork and Elizabeth P Shea and Anne M. Rentz and Marc B Blaustein and William E Pullman},
  journal={Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology},
  year={2010},
  volume={104 4},
  pages={314-20}
}
BACKGROUND Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a rare autosomal dominant disorder characterized by recurrent acute attacks of swelling of the larynx, abdomen, and periphery. OBJECTIVE To assess the economic burden associated with acute attacks and long-term management of HAE. METHODS Burden was assessed via a Web-based survey of HAE patients (> or = 18 years… CONTINUE READING