|AAAAI: Life-saving Medication for Patients with Anaphylaxis|
Instructions on the use of an EpiPen.
|Allergic Reaction: Severe|
Presents definition of anaphylactic shock, causes, prevention, and treatment.
Science project by a nine-year old. Answers common questions, reviews causes and treatment, and presents adjustments and precautions made by families.
|Anaphylaxis - Life-threatening allergy|
Explains history, causes, symptoms, pathophysiology, and use of adrenaline/epinephrine injectors.
|Anaphylaxis in Schools and Child Care Settings|
Discusses prevalence, precautions, avoidance strategies, common symptoms, and treatment. [Allergy Asthma Information Society of Ontario]
|Bee Stings and "Allergic" Reactions|
A technical article by Malcolm T. Sanford, professor, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.
|Children's Eliminates Powdered Gloves From Operating and Recovery Rooms|
Information on latex allergic responses which can range from mild skin irritation to life-threatening anaphylactic shock. From the Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
|eMedicine Online Text: Allergic Reaction|
Presents pathophysiology, prevalence, morbidity, presentation and physical findings, common causes, prehospital and emergency department care, medications, and follow-up care.
Reviews symptoms, triggers, treatment, and prevention. [National Jewish Medical and Research Center]
|Resuscitation Council: Emergency Medical Treatment of Anaphylactic Reactions|
Detailed guidelines for the treatment of children and adults by first responders and community nurses.