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    Cemal Cingi, Nuray Bayar Muluk.
    About the Authors
    Chapter 1: Anaphylaxis: Definition, History, and Epidemiology
    1.1 Definition of Anaphylaxis
    1.2 History
    1.3 Epidemiology of Anaphylaxis
    Chapter 2: The Aetiology of Anaphylaxis
    2.1 Food Allergy
    2.1.1 Background
    2.1.2 Definition of Food Allergy
    2.1.3 Epidemiology Sex- and Age-Related Demographics
    2.1.4 Aetiology IgE Antibody-Mediated Responses Cell-Mediated Responses
    2.1.5 Symptoms of Food Allergy
    2.1.6 Food Allergy Triggers
    2.1.7 Diagnosing Food Allergies 2.1.8 Characteristics of Food Allergens
    2.1.9 Risk Factors
    2.1.10 Management and Treatment Investigational Therapeutic Interventions for Food Allergy Patient Education
    Avoidance of Allergens
    2.1.11 Anaphylaxis
    2.1.12 Food Allergy Action Plan
    2.1.13 Prognosis
    2.2 Drug Allergy
    2.2.1 Definition of Drug Allergy
    2.2.2 Classification of Drug Allergy
    2.2.3 Epidemiology
    2.2.4 Drug Allergy and Anaphylaxis
    2.2.5 Risk Factors for Drug Allergy Drug-Related Factors Factors Related to the Host 2.2.6 Genetics of Drug Allergy
    2.2.7 History and Physical Examination
    2.2.8 Diagnostic Tests
    2.2.9 Specific Drugs and Biologic Agents and Drug Allergy Antimicrobials Insulin and Oral Antidiabetic Drugs Cancer Chemotherapeutic Agents Medications for Patients with HIV Infections and AIDS Medications for Autoimmune Diseases Perioperative Agents and Blood Products Opiates Corticosteroids Heparin Local Anaesthetics Radio-Contrast Media Biologic Modifiers 2.3 Venom Allergy
    2.3.1 Background
    2.3.2 Pathophysiology
    2.3.3 Epidemiology
    2.3.4 Symptoms Local Reactions Generalised Reactions
    2.3.5 Diagnosis
    2.3.6 Prognosis
    2.3.7 Treatment Emergency Department Care
    Epinephrine (Adrenalin, Bronitin, EpiPen)
    Salbutamol (Ventolin)
    Systemic Corticosteroids
    Anti-tetanus Immunoglobulin Desensitisation (Immunotherapy)
    Mechanism of immunotherapy
    2.4 Allergic Rhinitis, Asthma, and Anaphylaxis
    2.4.1 Background
    2.4.2 Asthma and Anaphylaxis Pathophysiology
    Inflammation Occurring Within Airways
    Discontinuous Blockage of Air Entry and Exit
    Overreactive Bronchi Aetiology Manifestations of an Acute Episode
    Mild Episodes
    Moderate Severity
    High Severity
    Pre-respiratory Arrest Symptoms of an Asthma Emergency Incidence of Anaphylactic Shock in Asthma
    2.4.3 Allergic Rhinitis and Anaphylaxis Pathophysiology Symptoms and Chronicity Trigger Factors Comorbid Conditions Mortality/Morbidity
    Digital Access Springer 2020