Andrew S Kemp

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The allergy epidemic: what is the Australian response?
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:226-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Immune deviation and the hygiene hypothesis: a review of the epidemiological evidence
    Andrew Kemp
    Department of Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 14:74-80. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypoallergenic formula prescribing practices in Australia
    Andrew Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital, Westmead, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:191-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Does post-nasal drip cause cough in childhood?
    Andrew Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Paediatr Respir Rev 7:31-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Egg allergy
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:696-702. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the use of infant formulas to treat cows milk protein allergy: an Australian consensus panel opinion
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:109-12. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The interaction between early life upper respiratory tract infection and birth during the pollen season on rye-sensitized hay fever and ryegrass sensitization--a birth cohort study
    Andrew Kemp
    Department Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:536-44. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Parental perceptions in egg allergy: does egg challenge make a difference?
    Andrew Stewart Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:648-53. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney, Sydney NSW 2145, Australia
    Paediatr Respir Rev 10:63-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Asthma prevention: breast is best?
    A Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:337-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint The allergy epidemic: what is the Australian response?
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:226-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Immune deviation and the hygiene hypothesis: a review of the epidemiological evidence
    Andrew Kemp
    Department of Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 14:74-80. 2003
    ..The principal environmental influences on atopic disease are likely to occur throughout life and involve interactions between microbes and other non-infective and lifestyle factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypoallergenic formula prescribing practices in Australia
    Andrew Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital, Westmead, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:191-5. 2006
    ..To gain insight into the use of hypoallergenic formula in Australia by analysis of prescribing statistics...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does post-nasal drip cause cough in childhood?
    Andrew Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Paediatr Respir Rev 7:31-5. 2006
    ..In considering causes of chronic cough in childhood, it is now time to abandon the concept of PND and the associated PND syndrome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Egg allergy
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:696-702. 2007
    ..Cases which illustrate these issues are presented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the use of infant formulas to treat cows milk protein allergy: an Australian consensus panel opinion
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:109-12. 2008
    ..Amino acid formula is recommended as first choice in anaphylaxis and eosinophilic oesophagitis. If treatment with the initial formula is not successful, use of an alternative formula is recommended...
  7. doi request reprint The interaction between early life upper respiratory tract infection and birth during the pollen season on rye-sensitized hay fever and ryegrass sensitization--a birth cohort study
    Andrew Kemp
    Department Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:536-44. 2009
    ..76 95% CI 0.43, 1.33). These findings suggest that early life viral URI interacts with ryegrass allergen exposure in the development of ryegrass allergen sensitization and ryegrass sensitized hay fever symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Parental perceptions in egg allergy: does egg challenge make a difference?
    Andrew Stewart Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:648-53. 2009
    ..The greater certainty provided by the performance of a food challenge may be a positive outcome in both CP and CN children...
  9. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney, Sydney NSW 2145, Australia
    Paediatr Respir Rev 10:63-8. 2009
    ..Antihistamines are effective for control of histamine related symptoms such as itching, rhinorrhoea and sneezing. The use and benefits of sublingual or injectable immunotherapy in children are controversial...
  10. ncbi request reprint Asthma prevention: breast is best?
    A Kemp
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:337-9. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint New action plans for the management of anaphylaxis
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 38:31-5. 2009
    ..They also function in a similar fashion to a doctor's letter, providing written information that patients and parents can give to child care centres, schools and employers to assist in the provision of appropriate care...
  12. doi request reprint Management of cow's milk protein allergy in infants and young children: an expert panel perspective
    Katrina J Allen
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:481-6. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint IL-5 T-cell responses to house dust mite are associated with the development of allergen-specific IgE responses and asthma in the first 5 years of life
    Christina Weber-Chrysochoou
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:286-92. 2007
    ..Allergen-specific T(H)2-like cytokine responses are considered to be important in sensitization and allergic diseases...
  14. doi request reprint Parental perceptions and dietary adherence in children with seafood allergy
    Ian E Ng
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, School of Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 22:720-8. 2011
    ..Allergy to seafood (fish, mollusc and crustacean) is increasing and is now a leading cause of food anaphylaxis, but there is only limited data on the impact of seafood allergy on affected children and their families...
  15. doi request reprint Food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome: 16-year experience
    Sam Mehr
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia 2145
    Pediatrics 123:e459-64. 2009
    ..The goal was to examine the demographic characteristics, causative foods, clinical features, treatments, and outcomes for children presenting with acute food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome...
  16. pmc Anaphylaxis following quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination
    Julia M L Brotherton
    National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, The Children s Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    CMAJ 179:525-33. 2008
    ..Following notification of 7 presumptive cases of anaphylaxis in the state of New South Wales, Australia, we verified cases and compared the incidence of anaphylaxis following HPV vaccination to other vaccines in comparable settings...
  17. ncbi request reprint CICADA: Cough in Children and Adults: Diagnosis and Assessment. Australian cough guidelines summary statement
    Peter G Gibson
    Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:265-71. 2010
    ..In ADULTS, refractory cough that persists after therapy is managed by empirical inhaled corticosteroid therapy and speech pathology techniques...
  18. ncbi request reprint Polyclonal and allergen-induced cytokine responses in adults with asthma: resolution of asthma is associated with normalization of IFN-gamma responses
    Joanne M Smart
    Department of Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:450-6. 2002
    ..Previous studies have implicated this cytokine imbalance in the development of disease. However, it is not known whether normalization of this imbalance is conversely associated with disease resolution...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function in non-atopic and atopic childhood asthma
    Ju Yin
    The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 96:1088-90. 2007
  20. pmc Cytokine profiles of patients infected with Mycobacterium ulcerans and unaffected household contacts
    Travis M Gooding
    Department of Microbiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Infect Immun 70:5562-7. 2002
    ..Together, these findings suggest that a Th1-type immune response to M. ulcerans may prevent the development of Buruli ulcer in people exposed to M. ulcerans, but a Th-2 response does not...
  21. doi request reprint Intolerance to food additives - does it exist?
    Paul J Turner
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:E10-4. 2012
    ..While parents/carers report that over one fifth of children experience of food reaction, only 1 in 20 of these are confirmed to have a non-allergic food hypersensitivity on testing...
  22. doi request reprint Refractory symptoms successfully treated with leukotriene inhibition in a child with systemic mastocytosis
    Paul J Turner
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:222-3. 2012
    ..Montelukast was effective in treating refractory abdominal and urinary symptoms in a child with systemic mastocytosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cost of illness of atopic dermatitis in children: a societal perspective
    Andrew S Kemp
    Department of Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pharmacoeconomics 21:105-13. 2003
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  24. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis in children
    Paul J Turner
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:302-10. 2012
    ..Immunotherapy may be a useful, if expensive, option, particularly where symptoms are because of a specific pollen. The benefits of immunotherapy in house dust mite-induced rhinitis and asthma remain controversial...
  25. doi request reprint When doctors disagree: a qualitative study of doctors' and parents' views on the risks of childhood food allergy
    Wendy Hu
    Western Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Health Expect 11:208-19. 2008
    ..To examine the views of doctors which underpin clinical practice variation concerning an uncertain health risk, and the views of parents who had sought advice from these doctors, using the example of childhood food allergy...
  26. pmc Making clinical decisions when the stakes are high and the evidence unclear
    Wendy Hu
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMJ 329:852-4. 2004
  27. ncbi request reprint Changes in anterior cingulate and amygdala after cognitive behavior therapy of posttraumatic stress disorder
    Kim Felmingham
    Brain Dynamics Centre, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Psychol Sci 18:127-9. 2007
  28. doi request reprint Attributes and views of families with food allergic children recruited from allergy clinics and from a consumer organization
    Wendy Hu
    Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:264-9. 2008
    ..To supplement the information and support provided by ACs, all parents should be given the opportunity to join a CO, with guidance from their clinician towards those aspects of membership which are most likely to be helpful...
  29. ncbi request reprint Feeding choice for children with immediate allergic reactions to cows milk protein
    Sam S Mehr
    Med J Aust 189:178-9. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Prescribing of amino acid infant formula
    Andrew S Kemp
    Med J Aust 181:574-5. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Atopic disease in childhood
    Michael S Gold
    Department of Paediatrics, Adelaide University, Women s and Children s Hospital, North Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Med J Aust 182:298-304. 2005
    ..Preventing atopic disease in high-risk infants and hindering progression of disease in children with established disease are the areas of active research...
  32. ncbi request reprint Allergic rhinitis - practical management strategies
    Wendy Hu
    Western Clinical School, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 37:214-20. 2008
    ..Readily available treatments can improve outcomes in rhinitis as well as associated allergic diseases such as asthma. Yet allergic rhinitis remains underdiagnosed and undertreated...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevention of asthma during the first 5 years of life: a randomized controlled trial
    Guy B Marks
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Missenden Road Post Office, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:53-61. 2006
    ..Early life exposures may be important in the development of asthma and allergic disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Do allergens play a role in early childhood asthma?
    Andrew S Kemp
    Departmnent of Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 177:S52-4. 2002
    ..of asthma) an allergen-induced disease? Is it possible to modify asthma by environmental allergen manipulation in early childhood? Is it possible to modulate the immune response to allergens in a favourable direction in early childhood?..
  35. ncbi request reprint EpiPen use in children with food allergies
    Clare W Allen
    Med J Aust 187:542. 2007
  36. ncbi request reprint Severe peanut allergy in Australian children
    Andrew S Kemp
    Med J Aust 183:277. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Persistent linear bands in infancy acquired after local pressure: a consequence of mast cell activation?
    Lara S Ford
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:391-3. 2007
    ..We speculate that release of mast cell mediators associated with the dermographism may have triggered the development of the linear bands...
  38. ncbi request reprint Allergy prevention--what we thought we knew
    Andrew S Kemp
    Med J Aust 178:254-5. 2003
  39. ncbi request reprint Food allergy and anaphylaxis - dealing with uncertainty
    Andrew S Kemp
    Med J Aust 188:503-4. 2008
    ..Reducing the growing burden of food allergy requires a chronic disease management model, clarification of responsibilities, and better communication of both risks and uncertainties...
  40. ncbi request reprint Three-year outcomes of dietary fatty acid modification and house dust mite reduction in the Childhood Asthma Prevention Study
    Jennifer K Peat
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Children s Hospital at Westmead Clinical School, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:807-13. 2004
    ..Although house dust mite allergen avoidance has been used as a preventive strategy in several trials, the effect of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation in the primary prevention of asthma and allergic disease is not known...
  41. ncbi request reprint Allergens and allergy prevention: where to next?
    Euan R Tovey
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:119-21. 2005