Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/315345
Title:
Diagnosis and management of food allergy
Authors:
Morrow, Ruth. Diagnosis and management of food allergy Nursing in General Practice March 2014.
Citation:
Morrow, Ruth.
Publisher:
Nursing in General Practice
Journal:
Nursing in General Practice
Issue Date:
Mar-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/315345
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
This case study explores Kate’s experiences in relation to the development, diagnosis and management of food allergy and anaphylaxis at the age of 45. Kate’s name has been changed and no mention of any organisation has been made so as to maintain Kate’s anonymity and her confidentiality. This case study is based in primary care and illustrates the complexities of living with allergy and anaphylaxis and the impact it has on Kate’s family life, work life and social life. Kate’s family history of allergy will be explored as will the onset of her symptoms, assessment, diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis. Kate is married and has no children. She works full-time as a nurse in an older person’s residential unit
Keywords:
FOOD AND NUTRITION; ALLERGY
Local subject classification:
FOOD ALLERGY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMorrow, Ruth. Diagnosis and management of food allergy Nursing in General Practice March 2014.en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-04-04T09:47:27Z-
dc.date.available2014-04-04T09:47:27Z-
dc.date.issued2014-03-
dc.identifier.citationMorrow, Ruth.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/315345-
dc.descriptionThis case study explores Kate’s experiences in relation to the development, diagnosis and management of food allergy and anaphylaxis at the age of 45. Kate’s name has been changed and no mention of any organisation has been made so as to maintain Kate’s anonymity and her confidentiality. This case study is based in primary care and illustrates the complexities of living with allergy and anaphylaxis and the impact it has on Kate’s family life, work life and social life. Kate’s family history of allergy will be explored as will the onset of her symptoms, assessment, diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis. Kate is married and has no children. She works full-time as a nurse in an older person’s residential uniten_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNursing in General Practiceen_GB
dc.subjectFOOD AND NUTRITIONen_GB
dc.subjectALLERGYen_GB
dc.subject.otherFOOD ALLERGYen_GB
dc.titleDiagnosis and management of food allergyen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalNursing in General Practiceen_GB
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