Table of contents for Allergy and asthma : practical diagnosis and treatment / edited by Massoud Mahmoudi.

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Chapter 1: Introduction to Immune System Chapter 2:The History and physical examination of the allergic patient Chapter 3: Prevalence and changes of allergic diseases in childhood, adults and elderly Chapter 4: Allergic diseases of the eye Chapter 5: Prevalence of pollens in the United States and the other continents Chapter 6: Allergic rhinitis Chapter 7: The Effect of rhinitis on sleep, quality of life, daytime somnolence and fatigue Chapter 8: Sinusitis Chapter 9: Allergic Diseases of the Ear Chapter 10: Cough and allergic diseases Chapter 11: Urticaria and Angioedema Chapter 12: Atopic dermatitis Chapter 13: Allergic contact dermatitis Chapter 14: Pediatric Asthma Chapter 15: Adult asthma Chapter 16: Exercise induced asthma Chapter 17: Occupational Asthma Chapter 18: Asthma and pregnancy Chapter 19: Pseudo- asthma: when cough, wheezing, and dyspnea are not asthma Chapter 20: Hypersensitivity pneumonitis Chapter 21: Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis Chapter 22: Serum sickness Chapter 23: Complement systems and allergic diseases Chapter 24: Food allergy Chapter 25: Insect allergy Chapter 26: Latex allergy Chapter 27: Drug Allergy Chapter 28: Smoke, pollution and allergies Chapter 29: Sick building syndrome Chapter 30: Allergy in Elderly Chapter 31: Diagnostic testing in allergic diseases Chapter 32: Immunodeficiency Chapter 33: HIV infection Chapter 34: Complementary and alternative therapy in treatment of allergic diseases Chapter 35: Nutrition, diet, and allergic diseases Chapter 36: Prevention and control measures in Chapter 37: Antihistamines and mast cell stabilizers Chapter 38: Bronchodilators Chapter 39: Glucocorticoids Chapter 40: Anti IgE antibody Chapter 41: Allergy Immunotherapy Chapter 42: Anaphylaxis and its management

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Allergy -- Diagnosis.
Allergy -- Treatment.
Asthma -- Diagnosis.
Asthma -- Treatment.
Hypersensitivity -- diagnosis.
Hypersensitivity -- therapy.
Anti-Allergic Agents -- therapeutic use.
Asthma -- diagnosis.
Asthma -- therapy.