Moshe Ben-Shoshan

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Demographic predictors of peanut, tree nut, fish, shellfish, and sesame allergy in Canada
    M Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 Tupper Street, Montreal, QC, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2012:858306. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency and challenges in developing global vitamin D fortification and supplementation policy in adults
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 82:237-59. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Food allergy: temporal trends and determinants
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 12:346-72. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Establishing the diagnosis of peanut allergy in children never exposed to peanut or with an uncertain history: a cross-Canada study
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:920-6. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on peanut, tree nut, fish, shellfish, and sesame allergy prevalence in Canada
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:1327-35. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Inadvertent exposures in children with peanut allergy
    Nha Uyen Nguyen-Luu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:133-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Altered T helper 17 responses in children with food allergy
    Khalid Bin Dhuban
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology and FOCIS Center of Excellence, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 162:318-22. 2013
  8. pmc The use of incentives in vulnerable populations for a telephone survey: a randomized controlled trial
    Megan Knoll
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:572. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Availability of the epinephrine autoinjector at school in children with peanut allergy
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:570-5. 2008
  10. pmc HLA-DQB1*02 and DQB1*06:03P are associated with peanut allergy
    Anne Marie Madore
    Departement des Sciences Fondamentales, Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi, Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:1181-4. 2013

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Demographic predictors of peanut, tree nut, fish, shellfish, and sesame allergy in Canada
    M Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 Tupper Street, Montreal, QC, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2012:858306. 2012
    ..95)), but wide CIs preclude definitive conclusions for most foods. Conclusions. Our results reveal that in addition to age and sex, place of residence, socioeconomic status, and birth place may influence the development of food allergy...
  2. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency and challenges in developing global vitamin D fortification and supplementation policy in adults
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 82:237-59. 2012
    ..Conclusion: Current policies for vitamin D supplementation and fortification are inadequate and new guidelines are required to improve vitamin D status in adults...
  3. doi request reprint Food allergy: temporal trends and determinants
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 12:346-72. 2012
    ..Numerous environmental and demographic factors as well as gene-environment interactions may account for this increase in prevalence, but further studies are required to tease out their relative contribution...
  4. doi request reprint Establishing the diagnosis of peanut allergy in children never exposed to peanut or with an uncertain history: a cross-Canada study
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:920-6. 2010
    ..Over 18% (95% CI, 14.4-23.0%) of children were diagnosed with PA without fulfilling even the least stringent diagnostic criteria...
  5. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on peanut, tree nut, fish, shellfish, and sesame allergy prevalence in Canada
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:1327-35. 2010
    ..Recent studies suggest an increased prevalence of food-induced allergy and an increased incidence of food-related anaphylaxis. However, prevalence estimates of food allergies vary considerably between studies...
  6. doi request reprint Inadvertent exposures in children with peanut allergy
    Nha Uyen Nguyen-Luu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:133-9. 2012
    ..To determine the annual incidence, characterize the severity and management, and identify predictors of accidental exposure among a cohort of children with peanut allergy...
  7. doi request reprint Altered T helper 17 responses in children with food allergy
    Khalid Bin Dhuban
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology and FOCIS Center of Excellence, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 162:318-22. 2013
    ..While a central role for the T helper (Th) 1/Th2 axis in food allergy has been established, the Th17 response in food-allergic humans has not been addressed...
  8. pmc The use of incentives in vulnerable populations for a telephone survey: a randomized controlled trial
    Megan Knoll
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:572. 2012
    ..The pilot study will compare response rates between vulnerable Canadian populations receiving and not receiving an incentive...
  9. doi request reprint Availability of the epinephrine autoinjector at school in children with peanut allergy
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:570-5. 2008
    ..Delayed administration of epinephrine and the allergic individual's failure to personally carry epinephrine contribute to fatal outcomes...
  10. pmc HLA-DQB1*02 and DQB1*06:03P are associated with peanut allergy
    Anne Marie Madore
    Departement des Sciences Fondamentales, Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi, Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:1181-4. 2013
    ..82 (CI=1.48-5.45)). This study of HLA in PA demonstrates specific association between two allelic groups of the HLA-DQB1 gene (DQB1*02 and DQB1*06:03P) and PA, highlighting its possible role in the development of this disease. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Canadian allergists' and nonallergists' perception of epinephrine use and vaccination of persons with egg allergy
    Marylin Desjardins
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 1:289-94. 2013
    ..Studies suggest knowledge gaps about epinephrine use and vaccination of persons with egg allergy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Omalizumab for asthma: indications, off-label uses and future directions
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Recent Pat Inflamm Allergy Drug Discov 4:183-92. 2010
    ..Better understanding of omalizumab's mechanisms of action on one hand and asthma and related pathogenesis on the other hand might contribute to the development of better future guidelines of omalizumab use in asthma patients...
  13. doi request reprint Autosomal dominant cases of chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis segregates with mutations of signal transducer and activator of transcription 1, but not of Toll-like receptor 3
    Maysoun Al Rushood
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr 163:277-9. 2013
    ..Prophylactic treatment with fluconazole and immunoglobulin replacement has been initiated, with good clinical response. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hemolytic anemia in a teenager: a wolf in sheep's clothing
    Michelle Halbrich
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Eur J Haematol 91:262-4. 2013
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Oral immunotherapy for milk allergy
    Joanne P Yeung
    Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD009542. 2012
    ..Milk oral immunotherapy (MOIT) may be an alternative treatment, through desensitization or induction of tolerance...
  16. doi request reprint Is the prevalence of peanut allergy increasing? A 5-year follow-up study in children in Montreal
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Clinical Immunology Allergy and Rheumatology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:783-8. 2009
    ..Studies suggest that peanut allergy prevalence might be increasing, but these results have not yet been substantiated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Omalizumab: not only for asthma
    Moshe Ben-Shoshan
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Recent Pat Inflamm Allergy Drug Discov 2:191-201. 2008
    ..This might better guide future clinical practice regarding omalizumab treatment. This review article also discussed some patent related to the field...