ISBN : 9781632396600
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Medical Science
Publication Year : 2016
Price : USD 145.00
Description : Allergic diseases or allergy is the uneasiness caused due to the presence of some allergens like pollens, food items, grasses, dogs, cat fur etc. Generally allergic people are more sensitive to these substances which may cause swelling, sneezing, red eye and itching. Sometimes a long exposure to these materials may be life threatening. Accurate diagnosis and identification of the allergen responsible is quite crucial for clinicians to provide the curative measures. This book brings forth some of the most innovative concepts and elucidates the unexplored aspects of allergic diseases. It strives to provide a fair idea about potential allergy causing substances and treatments already available and new entrants to the list. It aims to serve as a resource guide for students and experts alike and contribute to the growth of the discipline.
Author's Description :
Kevin Parker holds an MD from a reputed medical university in New Zealand. He specializes in allergology and has more than 24 years of experience in the medical field. His clinical and research interests lie in the study of molecular basis of pollen allergy and allergic diseases. Parker has worked extensively on the allergies caused due to food, environmental entities and non-food proteins. He has numerous articles, medical journal papers and book chapters to his credit.