Associations Between Asthma and Bronchial Hyper-Responsiveness with Allergy and Atopy Phenotypes in Urban Black South African Teenagers (Original Articles) (Report)

Associations Between Asthma and Bronchial Hyper-Responsiveness with Allergy and Atopy Phenotypes in Urban Black South African Teenagers (Original Articles) (Report)

Studies in South Africa in the 1970s reported very low rates of asthma in indigenous blacks, (1) especially in rural settings. (2) The subjects also demonstrated low rates of allergen sensitisation. Later studies showed increasing prevalence rates of asthma in urban and rural black communities (3,4) and narrowing of the urban-rural gradient. (5) An increased […]

Allergy in ENT Practice

Allergy in ENT Practice

The foremost guide to diagnosing, testing, and treating all major ENT allergies is back in an updated second edition. Combining practical management strategies with the latest advances, here is the complete “how-to” resource for health professionals who treat ear, nose, and throat allergies. It covers everything from testing methods and pharmacotherapy to food allergies, allergic […]