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Box 1 Patient and medical information captured on PICS for each inpatient episode with a documented allergy

From: Multiple Drug Intolerance Syndrome: A Large-Scale Retrospective Study

Patient demographics Age
Sex
Ethnicity
Weight
Post-code
Allergies Drug name
Medical history Number of documented comorbidities
Number of previous admissions to the Trust: atopic history: asthma (ICD10; J45), conjunctivitis (H10), eczema (B00.0) and atopic dermatitis (L20), dermatitis (L23–L27), rhinitis (J30), psoriasis (L40 & L41)
Psychological comorbidities: schizophrenia and other psychoses (F20–F29); affective disorders (F30–F39); neuroses stress-related and somatoform disorders (F40–F48); behavioural and personality disorders (F90–F98); other organic disorders (F00–F09)
Drug history Presence of a prescription for:
Antihistamines
Adrenaline 1:1,000 (or preparations of this such as Epipen®)
Corticosteroids: prednisolone, hydrocortisone