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Main description:

The Mount Sinai Expert Guides provide quick access to point–of–care specialist clinical information for physicians across a range of therapeutic areas.


For each specialty area, the guides emphasize:


Common pitfalls in diagnosis and management


How to prevent complications


Diagnostic and treatment algorithms


Key scientific trials


Evidence–based clinical content


Major society guidelines in order to summarize the very latest in diagnosis and management of diseases and related symptoms.


Edited by renowned specialists from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, key faculty members provide the content for all chapters. To ensure consistency within each book and the series as a whole, chapters follow a unified structure throughout.


Bonus features such as online case studies with related questions for self–assessment, key patient advice, and  ICD codes are provided via the series companion website.


Each guide also has its own mobile app available for  purchase, allowing you rapid access to the key features wherever you may be.


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The Mount Sinai Expert Guides provide quick access to point–of–care specialist clinical information for physicians across a range of therapeutic areas.


For each specialty area, the guides emphasize:


Common pitfalls in diagnosis and management


How to prevent complications


Diagnostic and treatment algorithms


Key scientific trials


Evidence–based clinical content


Major society guidelines in order to summarize the very latest in diagnosis and management of diseases and related symptoms.


Edited by renowned specialists from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, key faculty members provide the content for all chapters. To ensure consistency within each book and the series as a whole, chapters follow a unified structure throughout.


Bonus features such as online case studies with related questions for self–assessment, key patient advice, and  ICD codes are provided via the series companion website.


Each guide also has its own mobile app available for  purchase, allowing you rapid access to the key features wherever you may be.


Contents:

Contributors, ix


Series Foreword, xi


Preface, xii


List of Abbreviations, xiii


About the Companion Website, xvii


Part 1: Allergy


1 Atopic Dermatitis in Infants and Young Children, 3
Jean ]Christoph Caubet and Anna Nowak ]We grzyn


2 Atopic Dermatitis in Teenagers and Adults, 15
Saakshi Khattri and Emma Guttman ]Yassky


3 Contact Dermatitis, 25
Mariya Rozenblit and Emma Guttman ]Yassky


4 Allergic Rhinitis, 36
Supinda Bunyavanich


5 Non ]Allergic Rhinitis, 44
Beth E. Corn


6 Sinusitis, 52
Yan W. Ho and Satish Govindaraj


7 Allergic Diseases of the Eye, 66
Amanda L. Cox


8 Tests for Assessing Asthma, 77
Gwen S. Skloot


9 Asthma in Infants and Children, 82
Kate Welch and Jennifer S. Kim


10 Asthma in Teenagers and Adults, 91
Supinda Bunyavanich


11 Evaluation of Cough, 98
Paula J. Busse


12 Exercise ]Induced Asthma, 107
Supinda Bunyavanich


13 Occupational Asthma, 114
Paula J. Busse


14 Status Asthmaticus and Pending Pulmonary Failure, 123
Jacob D. Kattan


15 Evaluation of Food Allergy, 132
Scott H. Sicherer


16 Oral Allergy Syndrome, 140
Julie Wang


17 Food Allergy and Atopic Dermatitis, 148
Kate Welch and Hugh A. Sampson


18 Food Protein ]Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome, 155
Elizabeth J. Feuille and Anna Nowak ]We grzyn


19 Food Protein ]Induced Proctocolitis Syndrome, 165
Jean ]Christoph Caubet and Anna Nowak ]We grzyn


20 Eosinophilic Esophagitis, 173
Mirna Chehade


21 Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis, 183
Mirna Chehade


22 Food Allergy ]Induced Anaphylaxis, 191
Kate Welch and Hugh A. Sampson


23 Adverse Reactions to Food and Drug Additives, 200
Julie Wang


24 Celiac Disease, 208
Mirna Chehade


25 Oral Food Challenges (Procedure), 217
Hugh A. Sampson


26 Acute Urticaria, 222
Amanda L. Cox


27 Chronic Urticaria, 235
Julie Wang


28 Hereditary Angioedema, 245
Paula J. Busse


29 Anaphylaxis, 256
Jacob D. Kattan


30 Mastocytosis, 267
Amanda L. Cox


31 Insect Sting Allergy, 278
Scott H. Sicherer


32 Latex Allergy, 288
Jennifer S. Kim


33 Allergy to Antibiotics, 294
Jennifer S. Kim


34 Allergy to Non ]Antibiotic Drugs, 301
Jacob D. Kattan


35 Drug Desensitization, 308
Julie Wang


36 Immunotherapy (Procedure), 314
Beth E. Corn


37 Allergy Testing (Procedures: Skin Testing; Blood Tests), 319
Scott H. Sicherer


Part 2: Clinical Immunology


38 Evaluating the Child with Recurrent Infections, 327
Shradha Agarwal


39 Evaluating the Adult with Recurrent Infections, 335
Charlotte Cunningham ]Rundles


40 Antibody Deficiencies, 341
Charlotte Cunningham ]Rundles


41 Selective IgA Deficiency, 348
Shradha Agarwal


42 Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, 355
Kate Welch and Elena S. Resnick


43 Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome, 362
Elena S. Resnick


44 DiGeorge Syndrome, 368
Kate Welch and Elena S. Resnick


45 Chronic Mucocutaneous Candidiasis, 375
Shradha Agarwal


46 X ]linked Immune Dysregulation with Polyendocrinopathy (IPEX) Syndrome, 382
Elena S. Resnick


47 Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, 388
Charlotte Cunningham ]Rundles


48 Hyper IgE Syndrome, 393
Shradha Agarwal


49 Deficiencies of Complement, 402
Paula J. Busse


50 Phagocytic Cell Disorders, 408
Charlotte Cunningham ]Rundles


51 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in Infants, Children, and Adolescents, 415
Gail F. Shust and Roberto Posada


52 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in Adults, 426
Timothy Sullivan and Michael Mullen


53 Infections in the Compromised Host, 435
Charlotte Cunningham ]Rundles


Index, 441


A color plate section appears between pages 206 and 207


PRODUCT DETAILS

ISBN-13: 9781118609149
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd (Wiley–Blackwell)
Publication date: May, 2015
Pages: 512
Dimensions: 170.00 x 242.00 x 21.18

Subcategories: Immunology

MEET THE AUTHOR

Edited by
Hugh A. Sampson, MD
Kurt Hirschhorn Professor of Pediatrics
Dean for Translational Biomedical Sciences. Director, Elliot and Roslyn Jaffe Food Allergy Institute Division of Allergy/Immunology; Department of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA


Series Editor
Scott L. Friedman MD, Fishberg Professor of Medicine, Dean for Therapeutic Discovery, Chief, Division of Liver Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA