Patient knowledge, perceptions, expectations and satisfaction on allergen-specific immunotherapy: a survey.

@article{Baiardini2013PatientKP,
  title={Patient knowledge, perceptions, expectations and satisfaction on allergen-specific immunotherapy: a survey.},
  author={Ilaria Baiardini and Francesca Puggioni and Stefania Menoni and Johan Diderik Boot and Zuzana Diamant and Fulvio Braido and Giorgio Walter Canonica},
  journal={Respiratory medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={107 3},
  pages={361-7}
}
BACKGROUND Assessing patient's perspective provides useful information enabling a customized approach which has been advocated by current guidelines. In this multicentre cross-sectional study we evaluated personal viewpoints on allergen-specific immunotherapy (SIT) in patients treated with subcutaneous (SCIT) or sublingual (SLIT) immunotherapy. METHODS A survey of 28 questions assessing patient's knowledge, perceptions, expectations and satisfaction was developed by an expert panel and was… CONTINUE READING