Asthma, Allergic and Immunologic Diseases During Pregnancy

A Guide to Management

  • Jennifer A. Namazy
  • Michael Schatz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Vanessa E. Murphy, Megan E. Jensen, Linda E. Campbell, Peter G. Gibson
    Pages 29-45
  3. Jennifer A. Namazy
    Pages 47-59
  4. Michael P. Carroll Jr., Adeeb A. Bulkhi, Richard F. Lockey
    Pages 61-86
  5. Christopher W. Calabria, Christopher A. Coop
    Pages 87-100
  6. Stephanie L. Mawhirt, Luz Fonacier
    Pages 101-121
  7. Shyam R. Joshi, David A. Khan
    Pages 123-140
  8. Bruce L. Zuraw, Sandra C. Christiansen
    Pages 141-155
  9. Eric Macy
    Pages 157-174
  10. Ekta Kakkar, Joud Hajjar
    Pages 175-192
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 243-251

About this book


With insight and research from world-renowned experts, this book provides specific approaches to diagnosis and treatment, addressing pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management. Specific conditions examined include asthma, rhinitis and sinusitis, anaphylaxis, atopic and contact dermatitis, urticaria and angioedema, hereditary angioedema, drug allergies, and primary immune deficiency. An overview of obstetric management of the high risk asthmatic and allergic patient is provided, and the book concludes with a discussion of the prevention of asthma and allergic diseases during childhood.


pregnancy allergy asthma anaphylaxis dermatitis rhinitis atopy

Editors and affiliations

  • Jennifer A. Namazy
    • 1
  • Michael Schatz
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Allergy, Asthma and ImmunologyScripps ClinicSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Department of AllergyKaiser Permanente Medical CenterSan DiegoUSA

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