ALLERGY, AN ISSUE OF MEDICAL CLINICS, 90-1Author: By Anthony Montanaro , MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, Director, Occupational and Environmental Allergy Laboratory, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon
Publish date: december 2005
Allergies continue to be a challenge for all clinicians. Incidence and prevalence of allergic diseases continues to rise in the population. This issue discusses the genetics of allergic disease as well as the treatment and diagnosis of allergic rhinitis, allergic disease of the eye, asthma, urticaria, dermatitis and food allergy.