Food Allergy: Adverse Reaction to Foods and Food Additives

Food Allergy: Adverse Reaction to Foods and Food Additives

by Dean D. Metcalfe
     
 

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Edited by world-renowned experts in the field, Food Allergy covers pediatric and adult adverse reactions to foods and food additives in one comprehensive volume. Designed to be a practical, readable reference for use in the hospital or private practice setting, the text is organized into five sections covering basic and clinical perspectives of adverse

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Edited by world-renowned experts in the field, Food Allergy covers pediatric and adult adverse reactions to foods and food additives in one comprehensive volume. Designed to be a practical, readable reference for use in the hospital or private practice setting, the text is organized into five sections covering basic and clinical perspectives of adverse reactions to food antigens; adverse reactions to food additives; and contemporary topics. Two chapters in the fifth edition are devoted to food biotechnology and genetic engineering.

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"Food Allergy: Adverse Reactions to Foods and Food Additives will be a welcome addition to libraries serving clinicians, nutritionists, dieticians and persons with food allergies or parents of children with food allergies." (Reference Reviews, 1 April 2015)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470672556
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/07/2014
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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Edited by

Dean D. Metcalfe
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health,
Bethesda, MD, USA

Hugh A. Sampson
Jaffe Food Allergy Institute Department of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York,
NY, USA

Ronald A. Simon
Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, Scripps Research Institute,
La Jolla, CA, USA

Gideon Lack
Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, St Thomas’
Hospital, London, UK

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