Effects on inflammation parameters of a double-blind, placebo controlled one-year course of SLIT in children monosensitized to mites.

@article{Marcucci2003EffectsOI,
  title={Effects on inflammation parameters of a double-blind, placebo controlled one-year course of SLIT in children monosensitized to mites.},
  author={Francesco Marcucci and Laura Giovanna Sensi and Franco Frati and Roberto Bernardini and Elio Novembre and Angelo Barbato and Silvia Pecora},
  journal={Allergy},
  year={2003},
  volume={58 7},
  pages={657-62}
}
BACKGROUND Clinical documentation about effects on local markers of inflammation of sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) in children is still poor. METHODS Twenty-four children (age range 4-16 years, average 8.5 years) monosensitized to house dust mites (HDMs) were randomized to receive active or placebo SLIT for this allergen according to a double-blind, placebo-controlled design. Before treatment and 10-12 months later the following parameters were checked: ECP and tryptase in sputum and nasal… CONTINUE READING

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