Food allergy has increased over the past two decades, with a larger number of patients presenting a myriad of related symptoms and illnesses to physicians and allied health professionals. The growing number of patients poses a challenge to health care providers and confirms the need for developing best clinical practice guidelines. Based on the Exp
Clinical Manifestations of Food Allergy. Prevalence, Triggers, and Cross-Reactivity. Acute Reactions and Anaphylaxis. Skin Conditions Associated with Food Allergy. Gastrointestinal Conditions Associated with Food Allergy. Respiratory Conditions Associated with Food Allergy. Diagnostic Testing. The Oral Food Challenge Procedure. Dietary Management. Managing Food Avoidance Within the Home and Outside the Home, and Lifestyle Issues. Pharmacologic Reactions to Food and Reactions to Food Additives. Prevention. Natural Course. Future Diagnostics and Therapies. Practical Resources for Physicians and Patients.