By Richard F. Lockey, Dennis K. Ledford

This 5th variation of the bestselling Allergens and Allergen Immunotherapy is now thoroughly up to date and revised to incorporate subcutaneous, sublingual, and oral immunomodulator remedies of allergic disease.

The redesigned publication keeps to supply finished insurance of all kinds of allergens and allergen vaccines, giving clinicians the fundamental info they should competently make a prognosis and supply the very best remedies.

The 5th version includes many new and revised chapters―particularly within the fields of epidermis testing―and broad updates to the sublingual and oral immunotherapy chapters.

Key good points:

  • Comprehensive – covers an unlimited variety of allergens and allergen immunotherapies, offering all of the worthwhile info in a single volume
  • Synoptic – provides the fundamental info utilizing figures and tables for immediate entry
  • Up-to-date – comprises the very most recent info on subcutaneous, sublingual and oral allergen immunotherapies to provide the very best treatments
  • Reliable – presents uncomplicated details that every one clinicians want to know approximately cross-reactivity between allergens and the way it impacts analysis and remedy, in addition to the foremost details essential to perform any type of immunotherapy in a secure and potent demeanour
  • Supplemental types – comprises template varieties that may be utilized by the clinician in day-by-day practice

The 5th version of this vintage textual content is still a necessary touchstone for any practitioner who conducts dermis checks and prescribes subcutaneous, sublingual, and oral immunotherapies.

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