Drug Hypersensitivity, An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437724646

Drug Hypersensitivity, An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America, Volume 94-4

1st Edition

Authors: Werner Pichler
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437724646
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 9th July 2010

Description

This issue of the Medical Clinics of North America brings the internist up to date on the latest approaches to drug hypersensitivity.  Acute symptoms and reactions such as urticaria, angioedema, anaphylaxis, anaphylactic shock are covered.  Delayed symptoms such as MPE, SDRIFE, delayed urticaria, vasculitis, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, AGEP, and DRESS/D(i)HS are also covered.  Complex clinical pictures are explored, including the side effects to biologics, anticoagulation (including HIT), and cytostatic drugs (such asoxaliplatin, cisplatin, paclitaxel, and others).  Other topics include perioperative anaphylaxis, betalactam hypersensitivity, and NSAID intolerance. 


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437724646

About the Authors

Werner Pichler Author