Minimum prick test panel for adult patients with asthma and rhinitis in Ankara, Turkey.

@article{Comert2014MinimumPT,
  title={Minimum prick test panel for adult patients with asthma and rhinitis in Ankara, Turkey.},
  author={Sule Comert and Ahmet Ugur Demir and Gul Karakaya and Ali Fuat Kalyoncu},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2014},
  volume={51 4},
  pages={
          417-22
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Determination of the number and type of allergens needed to be tested in epidemiological studies is important in order to identify most of the sensitized subjects with a cost-effective approach. This study aimed to investigate the minimum skin prick test panel for the identification of at least 95% of the sensitized subjects with symptoms of asthma and/or allergic rhinitis (AR) in Ankara, Turkey. METHODS Skin prick test results of 7492 patients who were referred to our outpatient… CONTINUE READING