Speaker: Date: Topic
Anna Kovalszki, MD
Sep 4, 2013
Food Allergy Update 2013: Guideline Based Information for Practicing Physicians
List of Food Allergy Resources
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The take-away points and article links were sent by the Medical Library and the CME Committee.
Diane E. Young, Information Specialist
Take-Away Points of the Lecture
1. If a true food allergy exists, emergency medication must be immediately available to the patient.
2. Perceived food allergy in adults is much more prevalent than is actual food allergy in adults.
3. Confusion exists about what constitutes a true food allergy and what constitutes another immunological reaction or an intolerance to food.
Links to Articles Cited in the Presentation
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