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EADV 2018 Highlights

EADV 2018 Highlights

EADV Congress 2018: Bringing you the latest news and insights from 27th EADV Congress, 12-16 September 2018 Paris, France.

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Refine your knowledge of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) with information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment options and more

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Transplantation

Transplantation

See information on best practice in solid organ transplantation, and expert discussions on related hot topics.

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Guidelines

British Guideline on the Management of Asthma

The 2019 update includes a complete revision of the section on monitoring asthma including new information on predicting future risk of asthma attacks, and updates to the sections on pharmacological management of asthma

Added 5 years ago

Asthma: diagnosis, monitoring and chronic asthma management

This guideline covers diagnosing, monitoring and managing asthma in adults, young people and children. It aims to improve the accuracy of diagnosis, help people to control their asthma and reduce the risk of asthma attacks.

Added 1 year ago

BSACI guidelines for the management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis

This is an updated guideline for the diagnosis and management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis, first published in 2007.

Added 11 years ago

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Journal articles

Biomarkers In Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria: Current Targets And Clinical Implications.

Chronic urticaria (CU) is a mast cell-driven disease characterized by the development of wheals, angioedema, or both for more than 6 weeks. The two major sub-types are chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) and inducible urticaria.

Added 19 days ago

Ligelizumab for Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria.

Background: In the majority of patients with chronic spontaneous urticaria, most currently available therapies do not result in complete symptom control. Ligelizumab is a next-generation high-affinity humanized monoclonal...

Added 19 days ago

Effectiveness and safety of Omalizumab in the treatment of chronic spontaneous urticaria: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Introduction: Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) affects approximately 1% of the population, affecting both children and adults. Omalizumab (Oma) is a therapeutic option for patients with refractory forms of CSU.

Added 19 days ago

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Clinical trials

Long-term Safety and Efficacy of Nemolizumab With Moderate-to-severe Atopic Dermatitis

Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Nemolizumab in Subjects with Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis Description

Added 19 days ago

Evaluating the Effects of Tradipitant vs. Placebo in Atopic Dermatitis (EPIONE 2)

This is a multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to be conducted in the United States in subjects with atopic dermatitis.

Added 19 days ago

Open-label, Multicenter, Extension Study to Evaluate Long-term Safety and Tolerability of LOU064 in Subjects With CSU

This study is an open-label, single arm, multicenter, long-term safety and tolerability extension study for CSU patients who completed CLOU064A2201 or other preceding studies with LOU064

Added 19 days ago

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Blog Posts

Georgina Mason

ERS 2018 | Day 4 Highlights

Posted 1 year ago

A look at two sessions from the ERS Congress dealing with devices for the management of asthma and an in-depth look at some of the allergic responses to asthma.

Lauren McCracken

EAACI hot topics: Hereditary angioedema (HAE)

Posted 1 year ago

For many the fear of the unknown is a daunting thought, but particularly so for patients with HAE. Left untreated, this disease causes unpredictable recurrent severe swelling, typically of the limbs, face, intestinal tract and airway.

Lisa Lishman

EULAR 2018 – Biosimilars: the future of rheumatology?

Posted 1 year ago

EULAR's Annual European Congress of Rheumatology aims to encourage innovation and collaboration across all aspects of rheumatology, something that is particularly well illustrated by biologics and their more affordable counterpart, biosimilars. Could they unlock the door to accessible, life-changing treatment for millions more?

CME

EAACI 2017: The future of urticaria – advances in CSU research

EAACI 2017: The future of urticaria – advances in CSU research
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Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria Case Consults: Changing Paradigms in the Age of Biologics

Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria Case Consults: Changing Paradigms in the Age of Biologics
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Managing CSU and its comorbidities: from primary to secondary care

Managing CSU and its comorbidities: from primary to secondary care
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