Associations and societies are able to provide educational support and guidance to healthcare professionals specific to the country or region for which they serve. Further your knowledge of the disease, including the management and treatment options available by clicking the links below or browse the Disease Overview pages.
The links below will take you to sites outside of the CSU Knowledge Centre.
The European Association of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) provides healthcare professionals with many resources including; journals, scientific outputs (such as position papers and global atlases), educational tools (expert opinions, case reports and CME), slide kits and many more tools.
There are a number of webcasts available within an interactive e-learning application, combining sound, image and script. This site contains all webcast outputs from major EACCI events. Experts and outstanding researchers present their work and share their views and findings in a flash format.
'Wheals of Despair – CSU: Breaking Free of the Cycle of Despair' is an interactive presentation from Allergy UK with funding from Novartis. The main topics of the presentation include the burden of CSU, living with CSU, diagnosis and treatment, and the key challenges.
The World Allergy Organization provides healthcare professionals with detailed disease summaries on dermatological conditions. The summary for urticaria and angioedema covers the symptoms, classification, causes, dermatographism and presentatios of urticaria.
Understanding Urticaria is a dynamic patient resource pack provided by Allergy UK which was supported by a grant from Novartis Pharmaceutical UK Ltd. This interactive presentation details the types of urticaria, symptoms, causes, diagnosis and management options, as well as potential triggers.