skip to content
Pediatric allergy : principles and practice Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Pediatric allergy : principles and practice

Author: Donald Y M Leung
Publisher: Edinburgh : Saunders, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Pediatric Allergy supplies the comprehensive guidance you need to diagnose, manage, and treat virtually any type of allergy seen in children. Drs. Leung, Sampson, Geha, and Szefler present the new full-color second edition, with coverage of the diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis, the immune mechanisms underlying allergic disease, the latest diagnostic tests, and more in print. Treat the allergy at its source  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pediatric allergy.
Edinburgh : Saunders, 2010
(OCoLC)685111222
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Y M Leung
ISBN: 9781437702712 1437702716 9781437737783 1437737781
OCLC Number: 685111222
Notes: "Expert consult"--Cover.
Previous edition: St. Louis, Mo.; London: Mosby, 2003.
Description: xv, 688 pages : illustrations
Contents: Epidemiology of allergic diseases --
Natural history of allergic diseases and asthma --
the genetics of allergic disease and asthma --
Regulation and biology of immunoglobulin E --
Inflammatory effector cells/cell migration --
The developing immune system and allergy --
Approach to the child with recurrent infections --
Antibody deficiency --
T cell immunodeficiencies --
Pediatric human immunodeficiency virus infection --
Complement deficiencies --
White blood cell defects --
Rheumatic diseases of childhood: therapeutic principles --
Autoimmune diseases --
Congenital immune dysregulation disorders --
Epstein-barr virus infections --
Intravenous immune serum globulin (IVIG) therapy in patients with antibody immune deficiency --
Bone marrow transplantation --
Gene therapy and allergy --
Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and gene therapy for primary immune deficiency diseases --
Autoinflammatory disorders --
Laboratory diagnosis and management of human allergic disease --
In vivo testing for immunoglobulin E-mediated sensitivity --
Outdoor allergens --
Indoor allergens --
Environmental control --
Immunotherapy for allergic disease --
Allergic rhinitis --
Otitis media --
Sinusitis --
Chronic cough --
Immunology of the asthmatic response --
Guidelines for the treatment of childhood asthma: gains and opportunities --
Functional assessment of asthma --
Infections and asthma --
Special considerations for infants and young children --
Inner city asthma --
Asthma in older children --
Asthma education programs for children --
Asthma and the athlete --
New insight into the pathogenesis and management of refractory childhood asthma --
Communication strategies to improve adherence with asthma medications --
New directions in asthma management --
Mucosal immunology: an overview --
Evaluation of food allergy --
Approach to feeding problems in the infant and young child --
Prevention and natural history of food allergy --
Enterocolitis, proctocolitis, and enteropathies --
Eosinophilic esophagitis, gastroenteritis, and proctocolitis --
Food allergy, respiratory disease and anaphylaxis --
Atopic dermatitis and food hypersensitivity --
Management of food allergy --
Role of barrier dysfunction and immune response in atopic dermatitis --
Management of atopic dermatitis --
Urticaria and angioedema --
contact dermatitis --
Allergic and immunologic eye disease --
Drug allergy --
Latex allergy --
Insect sting anaphylaxis --
Anaphylaxis: an overview of assessment and management.
Responsibility: Donald Leung [and others].

Abstract:

Offers comprehensive guidance that you need to diagnose, manage, and treat virtually any type of allergy seen in children. Thsi title comes with coverage of the diagnosis and management of  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The Leung book will continue to be one of the most valuable reference texts in pediatric allergy and clinical immunology for students, residents and fellows in training as well as for primary care Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/685111222> # Pediatric allergy : principles and practice
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "685111222" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Place/edinburgh> ; # Edinburgh
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/stk> ;
   rdfs:label "Pediatric allergy." ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immune_system_diseases_epidemiology> ; # Immune System Diseases--epidemiology
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/618.9297/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967988> ; # Immunologic diseases in children
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immunity_physiology> ; # Immunity--physiology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immune_system_diseases_physiopathology> ; # Immune System Diseases--physiopathology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/health_&_fitness_children_s_health> ; # HEALTH & FITNESS--Children's Health
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immune_system_diseases_therapy> ; # Immune System Diseases--therapy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/805575> ; # Allergy in children
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/medical_pediatrics> ; # MEDICAL--Pediatrics
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/child> ; # Child
   schema:bookEdition "2nd ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/114564426> ; # Donald Y. M. Leung
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:description "Pediatric Allergy supplies the comprehensive guidance you need to diagnose, manage, and treat virtually any type of allergy seen in children. Drs. Leung, Sampson, Geha, and Szefler present the new full-color second edition, with coverage of the diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis, the immune mechanisms underlying allergic disease, the latest diagnostic tests, and more in print. Treat the allergy at its source rather than the resulting reactions through an understanding of the immune mechanisms underlying allergic diseases. Manage the rapid increase in pediatric allergy with the comprehensive guidance of Drs. Leung & Sampson."@en ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1117196974> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/685111222> ; # Pediatric allergy : principles and practice
   schema:name "Pediatric allergy : principles and practice"@en ;
   schema:productID "685111222" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/685111222#PublicationEvent/edinburgh_saunders_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Agent/saunders> ; # Saunders
   schema:url <http://www.clinicalkey.com.au/dura/browse/bookChapter/3-s2.0-C20090536689> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10493317> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=445156> ;
   schema:url <http://www.clinicalkey.com/dura/browse/bookChapter/3-s2.0-C20090536689> ;
   schema:url <http://expertconsult.com> ;
   schema:url <http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/book/9781437702712> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781437737783> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781437702712> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB0A4825> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/685111222> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/health_&_fitness_children_s_health> # HEALTH & FITNESS--Children's Health
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "HEALTH & FITNESS--Children's Health"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immune_system_diseases_epidemiology> # Immune System Diseases--epidemiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Immune System Diseases--epidemiology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immune_system_diseases_physiopathology> # Immune System Diseases--physiopathology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Immune System Diseases--physiopathology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immune_system_diseases_therapy> # Immune System Diseases--therapy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Immune System Diseases--therapy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/immunity_physiology> # Immunity--physiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Immunity--physiology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1117196974#Topic/medical_pediatrics> # MEDICAL--Pediatrics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "MEDICAL--Pediatrics"@en ;
    .

<http://expertconsult.com>
   rdfs:comment "MU online access. Contact HSL Reference Librarian for password" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/805575> # Allergy in children
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Allergy in children"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967988> # Immunologic diseases in children
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Immunologic diseases in children"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/114564426> # Donald Y. M. Leung
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1949" ;
   schema:familyName "Leung" ;
   schema:givenName "Donald Y. M." ;
   schema:name "Donald Y. M. Leung" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781437702712>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1437702716" ;
   schema:isbn "9781437702712" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781437737783>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1437737781" ;
   schema:isbn "9781437737783" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.