Anaphylaxis – with so much uncertainty, what is certain?

28 October 2020 09:45 - 10:05

Severe allergy and anaphylaxis in infants presents many challenges and much uncertainty. This presentation will explore the most common causes of anaphylaxis in infants, the challenges in recognising the signs of anaphylaxis and how it differs from older children/adults and the treatment of anaphylaxis in infants

The Impact on daily life of caring for infant at risk of anaphylaxis can be significant and we will explore how the Anaphylaxis Campaign works with healthcare professionals to support families through the BSACI guidance for weaning infants and preventing food allergy in higher risk infants.