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Other Allergy modules
Guideline debrief: drug allergy (1.5 CPD hours)
Challenges in allergy (1.5 CPD hours)
Managing food allergy in children (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Anne Connolly advises on the pathophysiology of PCOS, managing short term effects and advising women with fertility concerns
Dr Jessica Garner, clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynaecology and Miss Maryam Parisaei, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, on investigating rash in pregnant women, managing chicken pox in pregnancy and travel advice for zika virus.
Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment
Key questions on food allergies
This module will update your knowledge on food allergies, including:
- How to diagnose cow’s milk protein intolerance in a bottlefed baby
- When a viral cause of symptoms should be suspected rather than food allergy
- Who should be advised to carry an adrenaline autoinjector
- IgE- versus non-IgE mediated reactions
This article was reviewed and updated in January 2017 by Dr Adam Fox.
Dr Adam Fox is a consultant in paediatric allergy at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London, and Dr David Mass is an allergy GPSI in north west London.
Dr Sara Ritchie is a GP in Stoke Newington, north London.
If you are interested in learning more about allergy, there are many courses and seminars available through the King’s College London Allergy Academy:allergyacademy.org