Rhoda Sheryl Kagan
Affiliation: McGill University
- Food allergy: an overviewRhoda Sheryl Kagan
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Environ Health Perspect 111:223-5. 2003..Presently, the only available treatment of food allergies is dietary vigilance and administration of self-injectable epinephrine...
- The predictive value of a positive prick skin test to peanut in atopic, peanut-naïve childrenRhoda Kagan
Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 90:640-5. 2003..Children with positive PSTs are generally advised to avoid peanuts either indefinitely or until a definitive diagnosis is made through challenge...
- Accidental ingestions in children with peanut allergyJoyce W Yu
Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Avenue L10 413, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:466-72. 2006..Accidental exposure to peanut has been reported to occur frequently. Total avoidance of peanut is difficult because of its widespread use, manufacturing and labeling errors, utensil contamination, and label misinterpretation...
- Role of food labels in accidental exposures in food-allergic individuals in CanadaShashank S Sheth
Division of Clinical Immunology Allergy, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:60-5. 2010..Little is known about the impact of food labeling on the allergic consumer...
- Availability of the epinephrine autoinjector at school in children with peanut allergyMoshe 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...