References and links

  1. Atopic eczema in children CG 57: management of atopic eczema in children from birth up to the age of 12 years. National Collaborating Centre for Women’s and Children’s Health. National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (UK) 2007.
  2. Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute: Food Allergy Management resources. www.indi.ie
  3. Contained in IFAN Food Allergy Carepathways (2012):
    Avoiding milk,
    Avoiding egg
    Avoiding peanuts
    Avoiding tree nuts
  4. Task Force on the allergic child at school (TACS) position document, Muraro et al, EAACI 2009. The management of anaphylaxis in childhood Muraro et al EAACI 2007.
  5. Food allergy in children and young people. Diagnosis and assessment of food allergy in children and young people in primary care and community settings (CG 116). National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (UK) 2010.
  6. Royal College of Paediatrics and Childcare (UK) Allergy Care Pathways for Children. Asthma/Rhinitis 2011.
  7. The Global Initiative for Asthma. Guidelines and Resources: 2005 Update
  8. British Thoracic Society Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network. British guideline on the management of asthma. A national clinical guideline. Thorax 2003;58:i1–i94.
  9. Managing Chronic Health Conditions at school. A resource pack for teachers and parents. Available from Anaphylaxis Ireland. www.anaphylaxisireland.ie/
  10. WAO/EAACI Allergy Definitions. EAACI Nomenclature Position Statement 2001.
  11. Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of food allergy. Boyce at al, National Institute for Allergy and Immunologic Diseases. 2010.
  12. IFAN Food Allergy Care pathways “Avoiding….” guidelines: Cow’s Milk Protein, Egg, Peanut, Tree nut
  13. Food allergy: Guidelines for diagnosis and management in Primary Care. IFAN 2012
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