L Diwakar

Summary

Affiliation: Birmingham Heartlands Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Practice of venom immunotherapy in the United Kingdom: a national audit and review of literature
    L Diwakar
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 38:1651-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Does rituximab aggravate pre-existing hypogammaglobulinaemia?
    Lavanya Diwakar
    Department of Immunology, Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham B9 5SS, UK
    J Clin Pathol 63:275-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Retrospective case series analysis of penicillin allergy testing in a UK specialist regional allergy clinic
    A G Richter
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    J Clin Pathol 64:1014-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of hymenoptera venom allergy: British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) guidelines
    M T Krishna
    Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 41:1201-20. 2011

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Practice of venom immunotherapy in the United Kingdom: a national audit and review of literature
    L Diwakar
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 38:1651-8. 2008
    ..However, controversies exist relating to diagnosis, indications for treatment and treatment schedules. We audited current practice of VIT in the United Kingdom to evaluate adherence to international guidelines...
  2. doi request reprint Does rituximab aggravate pre-existing hypogammaglobulinaemia?
    Lavanya Diwakar
    Department of Immunology, Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham B9 5SS, UK
    J Clin Pathol 63:275-7. 2010
    ..Increased vigilance around the use of newer immunomodulatory agents such as rituximab is recommended...
  3. doi request reprint Retrospective case series analysis of penicillin allergy testing in a UK specialist regional allergy clinic
    A G Richter
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    J Clin Pathol 64:1014-8. 2011
    ..Following a worldwide absence of reagents, a new kit was licensed in the UK in 2008 (Diater, Spain) and this report evaluates its use in a UK specialist allergy clinic...
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of hymenoptera venom allergy: British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) guidelines
    M T Krishna
    Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 41:1201-20. 2011
    ..There are also separate sections on children, elevated baseline tryptase and mastocytosis and mechanisms underlying VIT. Finally, we have made recommendations for potential areas of future research...