Michael R Perkin

Summary

Affiliation: St George's
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The predictive value of early life total immunoglobulin E measurement in identifying atopic children in a population-based birth cohort study
    Michael R Perkin
    Department of Child Health, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:118-24. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Which aspects of the farming lifestyle explain the inverse association with childhood allergy?
    Michael R Perkin
    Division of Clinical Developmental Sciences, St George s University of London, UK
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:1374-81. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history of atopic dermatitis and its relationship to serum total immunoglobulin E in a population-based birth cohort study
    Michael R Perkin
    Department of Child Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 15:221-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Gut microbiota and development of atopic eczema in 3 European birth cohorts
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:343-50. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Is there an association between microbial exposure and food allergy? A systematic review
    Tom Marrs
    Department of Paediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 24:311-320.e8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Clinical features and natural history of physical urticaria in children
    Gulamabbas Khakoo
    Department of Paediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:363-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The predictive value of early life total immunoglobulin E measurement in identifying atopic children in a population-based birth cohort study
    Michael R Perkin
    Department of Child Health, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:118-24. 2006
    ..5% and a specificity of 95.8%. Although significant differences in early life IgE measurements were seen, the extent of overlap was great, such that the overall performance of IgE at 12 months as a screening test for atopy was poor...
  2. ncbi request reprint Which aspects of the farming lifestyle explain the inverse association with childhood allergy?
    Michael R Perkin
    Division of Clinical Developmental Sciences, St George s University of London, UK
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:1374-81. 2006
    ..Farmers' children have a reduced prevalence of allergic disorders. The specific protective environmental factors responsible are not yet identified...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history of atopic dermatitis and its relationship to serum total immunoglobulin E in a population-based birth cohort study
    Michael R Perkin
    Department of Child Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 15:221-9. 2004
    ..A cutoff point of 78 kU/l had the highest positive predictive value for visible eczema at 5 years of age of 28.6%, with a sensitivity of 12% and specificity of 95%...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gut microbiota and development of atopic eczema in 3 European birth cohorts
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:343-50. 2007
    ..Stimulation of the immune system by gut microbes might prevent allergy development...
  5. doi request reprint Is there an association between microbial exposure and food allergy? A systematic review
    Tom Marrs
    Department of Paediatric Allergy, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 24:311-320.e8. 2013
    ..Factors influencing microbial exposure may be partly responsible for rising FA burden, but further prospective studies using double-blind placebo controlled food challenges as an outcome are required...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical features and natural history of physical urticaria in children
    Gulamabbas Khakoo
    Department of Paediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:363-6. 2008
    ..A history of allergic conditions and more frequent episodes of urticaria were associated with a poorer prognosis...