Alexandra F Santos

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Commentary on 'glucocorticoids for the treatment of anaphylaxis'
    Alexandra F Santos
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, UK
    Evid Based Child Health 8:1295-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Food allergy and anaphylaxis in pediatrics: update 2010-2012
    Alexandra F Santos
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:698-706. 2012
  3. pmc Distinct parameters of the basophil activation test reflect the severity and threshold of allergic reactions to peanut
    Alexandra F Santos
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, United Kingdom MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, United Kingdom Immunoallergology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal Gulbenkian Programme for Advanced Medical Education, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 135:179-86. 2015
  4. pmc Basophil activation test discriminates between allergy and tolerance in peanut-sensitized children
    Alexandra F Santos
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Department of Pediatric Allergy, King s College London, London, United Kingdom MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, United Kingdom Immunoallergology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal Gulbenkian Programme for Advanced Medical Education, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 134:645-52. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Randomized trial of peanut consumption in infants at risk for peanut allergy
    George Du Toit
    From the Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London and Guy s and St Thomas National Health Service Foundation Trust, London G D T, S R, A F S, H A B, M B, M F, V T, G L, and the University of Southampton and National Institute for Health Research Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit, Southampton and David Hide Centre, Newport, Isle of Wight G R both in the United Kingdom the Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine P H S, and the Immune Tolerance Network D P, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco Rho Federal Systems Division, Chapel Hill, NC H T B, M L S and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD M G L, M P
    N Engl J Med 372:803-13. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Peanut protein in household dust is related to household peanut consumption and is biologically active
    Helen A Brough
    Department of Paediatric Allergy, MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:630-8. 2013

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Commentary on 'glucocorticoids for the treatment of anaphylaxis'
    Alexandra F Santos
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, UK
    Evid Based Child Health 8:1295-6. 2013
    ..Glucocorticoids for the treatment of anaphylaxis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD007596. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007596.pub3. ..
  2. doi request reprint Food allergy and anaphylaxis in pediatrics: update 2010-2012
    Alexandra F Santos
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:698-706. 2012
    ..Current research into the epidemiology and immunological mechanisms of FA and tolerance will enable us to devise strategies to both prevent and treat food allergies...
  3. pmc Distinct parameters of the basophil activation test reflect the severity and threshold of allergic reactions to peanut
    Alexandra F Santos
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, United Kingdom MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, United Kingdom Immunoallergology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal Gulbenkian Programme for Advanced Medical Education, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 135:179-86. 2015
    ..Biomarkers of severity and threshold of allergic reactions to peanut could significantly improve the care for patients with peanut allergy...
  4. pmc Basophil activation test discriminates between allergy and tolerance in peanut-sensitized children
    Alexandra F Santos
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Department of Pediatric Allergy, King s College London, London, United Kingdom MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, London, United Kingdom Immunoallergology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal Gulbenkian Programme for Advanced Medical Education, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 134:645-52. 2014
    ..In equivocal cases, oral food challenges (OFCs) are required. However, OFCs are laborious and not without risk; thus, a test that could accurately diagnose peanut allergy and reduce the need for OFCs is desirable...
  5. doi request reprint Randomized trial of peanut consumption in infants at risk for peanut allergy
    George Du Toit
    From the Department of Pediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London and Guy s and St Thomas National Health Service Foundation Trust, London G D T, S R, A F S, H A B, M B, M F, V T, G L, and the University of Southampton and National Institute for Health Research Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit, Southampton and David Hide Centre, Newport, Isle of Wight G R both in the United Kingdom the Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine P H S, and the Immune Tolerance Network D P, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco Rho Federal Systems Division, Chapel Hill, NC H T B, M L S and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD M G L, M P
    N Engl J Med 372:803-13. 2015
    ..We evaluated strategies of peanut consumption and avoidance to determine which strategy is most effective in preventing the development of peanut allergy in infants at high risk for the allergy...
  6. doi request reprint Peanut protein in household dust is related to household peanut consumption and is biologically active
    Helen A Brough
    Department of Paediatric Allergy, MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:630-8. 2013
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