Allergic Diseases

Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Phil Lieberman
  • John A. Anderson

Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Mark H. Moss, Randy J. Horwitz, Robert F. Lemanske Jr.
    Pages 1-16
  3. Bruce L. Wolf
    Pages 17-27
  4. Dennis R. Ownby
    Pages 29-39
  5. Scott H. Sicherer, Peyton A. Eggleston
    Pages 41-51
  6. Lori Kagy, Michael S. Blaiss
    Pages 53-71
  7. Robert E. Reisman
    Pages 73-83
  8. Gail G. Shapiro, C. Warren Bierman, Frank S. Virant
    Pages 85-122
  9. Michael A. Kaliner
    Pages 123-157
  10. Dennis K. Ledford
    Pages 159-182
  11. Jonathan Corren, Gary Rachelefsky
    Pages 183-193
  12. Leonard Bielory
    Pages 195-212
  13. Albert F. Finn Jr.
    Pages 213-230
  14. Stacie M. Jones, A. Wesley Burks
    Pages 231-260
  15. John A. Anderson
    Pages 283-302
  16. Phil Lieberman
    Pages 323-335
  17. Clifton T. Furukawa
    Pages 337-344
  18. Elliot F. Ellis
    Pages 345-360

About this book


Phil Lieberman, MD, and John Anderson, MD have updated their widely acclaimed text on Allergic Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment, offering in this greatly expanded 2nd edition new chapters on antihistamines, on antileukotrienes, and on the common problem of treating the child who experiences recurrent respiratory tract infection. Written by distinguished clinicians and informed by a practical wisdom accumulated during many years of treating allergic patients, this concise and easy-to-read guide is designed to help primary care physicians, pediatricians, internists, and other specialists with the day-to-day diagnosis and treatment of their allergic patients. These highly experienced contributors present their strategies and guidelines in easily accessible formats-including boxed Summaries and "Clinical Pearls" and numerous treatment algorithms-that help time-pressured physicians quickly grasp therapeutic situations and determine the best and most effective treatment options.
Comprehensive and highly practical, this new 2nd edition of Allergic Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment offers physicians a completely up-to-date, user friendly approach to optimal diagnosis and treatment of their allergic patients-a gold standard reference of special value in every practice.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Phil Lieberman
    • 1
  • John A. Anderson
    • 2
  1. 1.Allergy AssociatesCordovaUSA
  2. 2.VIVRA Asthma and AllergyTucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2000
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-4477-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59259-007-0
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