Pediatric Allergy: Principles and Practice

2nd Edition

Expert Consult

Authors: Donald Leung Stanley Szefler Raif Geha Hugh Sampson
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437702712
eBook ISBN: 9781437737783
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 12th October 2010
Page Count: 704


Pediatric Allergy supplies the comprehensive guidance you need to diagnose, manage, and treat virtually any type of allergy seen in children. Drs. Leung, Sampson, Geha, and Szefler present the new full-color second edition, with coverage of the diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis, the immune mechanisms underlying allergic disease, the latest diagnostic tests, and more…in print and online at

Key Features

  • Treat the full range of pediatric allergic and immunologic diseases through clinically focused coverage relevant to both allergists and pediatricians.
  • Understand the care and treatment of pediatric patients thanks to clinical pearls discussing the best approaches.
  • Easily refer to appendices that list common food allergies and autoantibodies in autoimmune diseases.


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About the Author

Donald Leung

Affiliations and Expertise

Head, Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver CO, USA Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver CO, USA

Stanley Szefler

Affiliations and Expertise

Helen Wohlberg & Herman Lambert Chair in Pharmacokinetics, Head, Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver CO, USA Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA

Raif Geha

Affiliations and Expertise

Prince Truki bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Immunology, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA

Hugh Sampson