Reported Beta-lactam Allergy Is Associated with More Adverse Events Among Inpatients...MacFadden DR, LaDelfa A, Leen J, et al. Impact of reported beta-lactam allergy on inpatient outcomes: A multicenter prospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2016;63:904-910

Title

Reported Beta-lactam Allergy Is Associated with More Adverse Events Among Inpatients...MacFadden DR, LaDelfa A, Leen J, et al. Impact of reported beta-lactam allergy on inpatient outcomes: A multicenter prospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2016;63:904-910

Creator

Watkins Richard R

Publisher

Infectious Disease Alert

Date

2016
2016-11

Description

The article focuses on a study conducted on patients allergic to Beta-Lactam antibiotics by increasing its dose. Topics discussed include collection of patients' demographic and allergy history data and performing penicillin skin testing (PST), occurrence of any treatment related adverse event, and comparison of patients given beta-lactam treatment inspite of allergy with the patients who did not report any allergy.

Subject

Antibiotics; Treatment Outcomes; Drug Hypersensitivity; Adverse Health Care Event – Risk Factors; Lactam

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

15–16

Issue

2

Volume

36

Citation

Watkins Richard R, “Reported Beta-lactam Allergy Is Associated with More Adverse Events Among Inpatients...MacFadden DR, LaDelfa A, Leen J, et al. Impact of reported beta-lactam allergy on inpatient outcomes: A multicenter prospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2016;63:904-910,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed July 30, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5845.

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