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World Allergy Forum: Miami Beach

Sublingual Immunotherapy - Is There a Role?

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
3-7 March 2006
Miami Beach, Florida
Saturday, 4 March 2006
10:45 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

Chair:
Michael A. Kaliner

Welcome to the World Allergy Forum Symposium and Introduction to "Sublingual Immunotherapy Is There a Role?"
Michael A. Kaliner, Institute for Asthma and Allergy, Wheaton, Maryland, U.S.A.

An Analysis of Long-Term Efficacy and Safety of Sublingual Immunotherapy: Criteria for Appropriate Patient Selection
G. Walter Canonica, University of Genova DIMI, Genova, Italy

Mechanisms of Sublingual Immunotherapy How does it Differ from Injection Immunotherapy?
Anthony J. Frew, Brighton General Hospital, Brighton, United Kingdom

Is the US Ready for Sublingual Immunotherapy?
Linda Cox, Allergy & Asthma Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.A.

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