2552:
Skin Testing is Required Prior to Drug Challenges
Drug/Insect Allergy/Vaccines
Saturday, March 3, 2018: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Convention Center, South Concourse, Level 3, S330AB
1.00 CME/CE
Pro/Con Debate
Moderator:
Moshe Ben-Shoshan, MD
Primary Pro Speaker:
Luis Felipe C. Ensina, MD, PhD
Primary Con Speaker:
Eric Macy, MD MS FAAAAI

Learning Objectives:
  1. Present the evidence for and against using drug skin tests prior to challenges in patients with suspicion of drug hypersensitivity
  2. Discuss the available diagnostic tests, particularly skin tests and in vitro tests, as well as where, when and how to perform an OPT in patients with a suspicion of BL hypersensitivity
Handouts
  • AAAAI 2018 Session 2552 Pro Con debate.pdf (317.2 kB)
  • DPT PRO AAAAI_WAO HANDOUT.pdf (464.4 kB)
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