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Key questions on wasp and bee sting allergy

Module summary
Consultant immunologist Dr Jonathan North answers questions from GP Dr Mandeep Baveja on risk factors, signs and symptoms and venom immunotherapy
Learning objectives

This module will offer advice on managing patients with allergy to wasp or bee sting, including:

  • Risk factors for developing wasp or bee sting allergies
  • Investigating suspected allergies
  • Management options for wasp or bee sting allergy
  • The role of venom immunotherapy

Dr Jonathan North is a consultant immunologist at Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust

Dr Mandeep Baveja is a GP in London

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
practical advice but not sure our loca pth lab would perfrm such tests suggested.
James Mccarthy
Ailbe Blake
Very informative and interesting
Nasiba Nadhari
Anthony Brownson
Vivek Nair