Ronald M Ferdman
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Mixed-up nuts: identification of peanuts and tree nuts by childrenRonald M Ferdman
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:73-7. 2006..Peanuts and tree nuts frequently cause severe allergic reactions. Nut avoidance is the key treatment, and accurate identification of nuts is essential for successful avoidance...
- Denial of insurance authorization at a subspecialty office as a cause of missed opportunities for influenza vaccination in children with asthmaRonald M Ferdman
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Blvd, MS 75, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:987-8. 2006
- Pectin anaphylaxis and possible association with cashew allergyRonald M Ferdman
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:759-60. 2006..Inhalation of pectin has been identified as a cause of occupational asthma. However, allergic reactions to orally ingested pectin have not been reported...
- Association of staphylococcal superantigen-specific immunoglobulin e with mild and moderate atopic dermatitisPeck Y Ong
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Pediatr 153:803-6. 2008..To examine the frequency of allergic sensitization to staphylococcal superantigens in young children with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (AD)...
- Correlation of a unique "Los Angeles" phonospirometry technique with peak expiratory flows in children with asthmaVincent J Wang
Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
J Asthma 49:712-6. 2012..Measurement of peak expiratory flow (PEF) is recommended as part of the assessment of patients with asthma. However, there are multiple barriers in the use of PEF, even for older pediatric patients...