Upcoming WAO Meetings
National Clinical Immunology Symposium
Malaysian Society of Allergy and Immunology
26-27 October, 2013
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
ACAAI 2013 Annual Scientific Meeting
American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
7-12 November, 2013
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
APAAACI 2013 Congress
Asia Pacific Association of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology
14-17 November, 2013
Developmental Origins of Health and Disease
17-20 November, 2013
Suntec City, Singapore
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Did You Know…
The President’s Message, Journal Reviews and Book Reviews are translated every month into several different languages, including: Arabic, French, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
WAO would like to thank our translators for all of their hard work!
Lanny Rosenwasser, MD
A WAO – ARIA – GA2LEN consensus document on molecular-based allergy diagnostics
Canonica GW, Ansotegui IJ, Pawankar R, Schmid-Grendelmeier P, van Hage M, et al
Provisional Abstract (and PDF)
Oral vancomycin desensitization to treat Clostridium difficile infection in a vancomycin allergic patient
Mahabir S, Lim RY, Magee C, Fitzatrick F, Keogan M
United Kingdom / Ireland
Provisional Abstract (and PDF)
Patient related outcomes in a real life prospective follow up study: Allergen immunotherapy increase quality of life and reduce sick days
Petersen KD, Kronborg C, Larsen JN, Dahl R, Gyrd-Hansen D
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Articles published in the WAO Journal are available through PubMed Central and PubMed.
Authors wishing to submit manuscripts can obtain a submission checklist online.
The worldwide platform of the WAO Journal offers a special opportunity for exchange of information and ideas among different regions of the world. But it is worth remembering that we are all dedicated to the care of patients with allergic diseases, and the Journal is dedicated to promoting any activity that enhances our capabilities in this area and extends new knowledge and information. – Dr. Lanny Rosenwasser
Juan Carlos Ivancevich, MD
Phillip Lieberman, MD
Updating the World Allergy Organization Guidelines for the assessment and management of anaphylaxis
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Landmark Papers in Allergy, Seminal Papers in Allergy with Expert Commentaries
By Aziz Sheikh, Tom Platts-Mills, and Allison Worth
Reviewed by Jaisubash Jayakumar, PhD
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What is New in Small Airways Research?
By Ves Dimov, MD
Bronchial thermoplasty for treatment of severe persistent asthma shows 5-year durability of the benefits for disease control and safety
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Junior Members Group Monthly Research Article Summaries
By Juan Carlos Aldave Becerra, MD
Juan Felix Aldave Pita, MD
A systematic review of the effect of thermal processing on the allergenicity of tree nuts (Masthoff LJ et al 2013)
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Now also available to read in Spanish!
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Thank you to all of the
WAO reviews authors!