Long-term prospective observational study of patients with peanut and nut allergy after participation in a management plan.

@article{Ewan2001LongtermPO,
  title={Long-term prospective observational study of patients with peanut and nut allergy after participation in a management plan.},
  author={Pamela W Ewan and Andrew T. Clark},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2001},
  volume={357 9250},
  pages={111-5}
}
BACKGROUND Peanut and nut allergy is common and the most frequent cause of severe or fatal reactions to foods. Current advice is poor--doctors give an epinephrine injector to patients, without training or advice on nut avoidance--so that further reactions are common and deaths occur. We devised and assessed a management programme providing advice on nut… CONTINUE READING