Affiliation: University of Sydney
- When doctors disagree: a qualitative study of doctors' and parents' views on the risks of childhood food allergyWendy 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...
- Parental food allergy information needs: a qualitative studyWendy Hu
Department of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
Arch Dis Child 92:771-5. 2007..To examine information needs and preferences of parents regarding food allergy...
- Attributes and views of families with food allergic children recruited from allergy clinics and from a consumer organizationWendy 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...
- Allergic rhinitis - practical management strategiesWendy 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...
- Parental satisfaction with oral peanut food challenges; perception of outcomes and impact on management of peanut allergyMichelle Nguyen
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Sydney Children s Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:1119-26. 2010..Comprehensive education, counselling and follow-up subsequent to an OPFC are required. Parents of children whose challenge outcome is inconclusive should be targeted for support...
- Making clinical decisions when the stakes are high and the evidence unclearWendy Hu
School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
BMJ 329:852-4. 2004
- Managing dental emergencies: a descriptive study of the effects of a multimodal educational intervention for primary care providers at six monthsTony Skapetis
Education Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Western Sydney Local Health District, University of Sydney Faculty of Dentistry, PO Box 533, Wentworthville, NSW 2145, Australia
BMC Med Educ 12:103. 2012....
- New action plans for the management of anaphylaxisAndrew 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...
- Management of dental emergencies by medical practitioners: recommendations for Australian education and trainingTony Skapetis
Education Unit, Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Sydney West AHS Oral Health Network and University of Sydney Faculty of Dentistry, Westmead, Australia
Emerg Med Australas 23:142-52. 2011..A published work review covering the nature, incidence, education and training surrounding this topic is presented together with recommendations for Australian practice...
- Managing childhood food allergies and anaphylaxisWendy Hu
School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales
Aust Fam Physician 34:35-8. 2005..Food allergies in children are becoming more common causing concern for parents, child carers, teachers and school principals...
- Food allergy and anaphylaxis - dealing with uncertaintyAndrew 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...