TITLE

Allergen impermeable covers appear clinically ineffective in the management of adult asthma patients

AUTHOR(S)
Belton M
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Thorax;Oct2003, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p854
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
11054167

 

Related Articles

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Boggs, Peter B. // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Weinberger, Miles // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Woodcock, Ashley; Custovic, Adnan // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Terreehorst, Ingrid; Hak, Eelko; Gerth van Wijk, Roy // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Simon, Michael R. // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Chowdhury, Badrul A. // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Bed Covers and Dust Mites. Tovey, Euan R.; O'Meara, Timothy J.; Marks, Guy B. // New England Journal of Medicine;10/23/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 17, p1668 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles in the July 17, 2003 issue including "Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults With Asthma" and "Evaluation of Impermeable Covers for Bedding in Patients With Allergic Rhinitis."

  • Control of exposure to mite allergen and allergen-impermeable bed covers for adults with asthma. South, Mike // Internet Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatology;2005, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p22 

    This article focuses on a study that deals with the effectiveness of avoidance of house dust mite allergen in the management of asthma. A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of allergen-impermeable bed covers involving 1122 adults with asthma was conducted. The primary outcomes...

  • Immunology. Bauer, Jeff // RN;Sep2003, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p98 

    Reports on the ineffectiveness of using allergen-impermeable bed covers in reducing asthma symptoms. Comparison of peak expiration flow rate and use of inhaled corticosteroid therapy by subjects using allergen-impermeable covers versus cotton/polyester covers.

  • Control of Exposure to Mite Allergen and Allergen-Impermeable Bed Covers for Adults with Asthma. Woodcock, Ashley; Forster, Louise; Matthews, Edward; Martin, Jeannett; Letley, Louise; Vickers, Madge; Britton, John; Strachan, David; Howarth, Peter; Altmann, Daniel; Frost, Christopher; Custovic, Adnan // New England Journal of Medicine;7/17/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 3, p225 

    Background: The effectiveness of avoidance of house-dust-mite allergen (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus 1 [Der p1]) in the management of asthma is uncertain. Methods: We conducted a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of allergen-impermeable bed covers involving 1122 adults with...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics