Evidence-based allergy diagnostic tests

@article{Portnoy2006EvidencebasedAD,
  title={Evidence-based allergy diagnostic tests},
  author={J. Portnoy and M. Amado},
  journal={Current Allergy and Asthma Reports},
  year={2006},
  volume={6},
  pages={455-461}
}
Effective management of allergic diseases relies on the ability to make an accurate diagnosis. Although clinicians rely on experience obtained over many years of practice, such experience is anecdotal and unique to the individual using it. The result is a tendency for patients with similar clinical presentations to receive different diagnoses and treatment, depending on which provider they happened to see. The probability that a patient has a particular diagnosis can be determined using a… Expand
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