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Eight highlights from the ACAAI annual meeting

November 28, 2014
ATLANTA — Changing definitions and possible treatments for asthma and COPD, the use of component testing for food allergy, the increasing…
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VIDEO: Distinguishing asthma from COPD in elderly poses challenge to clinicians

November 26, 2014
ATLANTA — In this video, Stephen P. Peters, MD, PhD, FAAAAI, FCCP, FACP, FCPP, discusses his presentation on differentiating asthma from COPD…
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Indoor volatile organic compounds impact patients with respiratory allergies

November 21, 2014
ATLANTA — In this video, Stanley M. Fineman, MD, MBA, FACAAI, gives an overview of a workshop at the American College of Allergy…
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Component testing for food allergies beneficial when additional specificity required

November 20, 2014
ATLANTA — Component testing for specific food allergies is most beneficial when current diagnostic testing is not adequately specific…
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'Polar vortex' failed to trigger 'pollen vortex'

November 19, 2014
ATLANTA — The long, harsh “polar vortex” winter of 2013-14 in the United States and Canada did not lead to the “pollen…
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ACAAI president: Upcoming year focuses on empowering 'practicing allergist'

November 18, 2014
ATLANTA — James L. Sublett, MD, FACAAI, recently installed president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, discussed…
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Causes of hypersensitivities to dermatologic preparations discussed

November 17, 2014
ATLANTA — Hypersensitivities to dermatologic preparations and the most common causes are discussed in this video from the American College of…
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ACAAI moderator: Lines blurring between COPD, asthma

November 14, 2014
ATLANTA — In this video, Rohit K. Katial, MD, FACAAI, professor of medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, describes the changing…
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Treatment parameters reviewed for asthma in 'yellow zone'

November 14, 2014
ATLANTA — In this video, Chitra Dinakar, MD, FACAAI, professor of pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, and an allergist at…
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IM, pediatric physicians unaware of allergy treatment guidelines

November 13, 2014
Physicians in pediatrics and internal medicine were unaware of treatment guidelines regarding common allergy and immunology conditions, according to…