American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Effects of Atopic Dermatitis on Sleep
November 07, 2021

In this video interview, Fatima Khan, MD, discusses how atopic dermatitis can be detrimental to pediatric patients sleep, how the condition can change as the patient gets older, and more.

Misinformation in Medicine: Scope, Impact, Consequences
November 07, 2021

Experts discuss the impact of misinformation in medicine at the current ACAAI annual scientific meeting.

Allergy and Dermatology Best Practices for Collaborative Diagnosis and Care
November 07, 2021

In a session at ACAAI’s Annual Scientific Meeting, David R. Weldon, MD, FACAAI, FAAAI, demonstrates punch biopsies for allergists and discusses the importance of knowing when to collaborate with dermatologists.

Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis and Biomedical Devices Allergens
November 07, 2021

Patch testing can prove very useful in patients with suspected sensitization to a variety of allergens contained in personal care products and orthopedic implants.

Preventing Food Allergies in Infants
November 06, 2021

Helen Brough, MA, MSc, PhD, MBBS, FAAAAI, FRCPCH, discusses the role of AD skin in infants and emollient application for preventing food allergy.

A Dermatology Rash Diagnostic for the Allergist
November 06, 2021

In this video interview, Mark Serota, MD, highlights the key talking points from his session at the 2021 ACAAI annual scientific meeting.

Shared Decision-making in the Management of Atopic Dermatitis
November 06, 2021

Involving patients with atopic dermatitis in decisions about developing their treatment plan can lead to improved treatment outcomes and higher satisfaction, the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) medical director said in a luncheon presentation at the college’s 2021 Annual Scientific Symposium.

An In-depth Look into Regional Dermatitis and Rash
November 06, 2021

In this video interview, Jeff Yu, MD, highlights key talking points from his session on regional dermatitis and rash from the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology annual scientific meeting.

Atopic Dermatitis Better Handled with Multidisciplinary Approach
November 05, 2021

A study presented at the 2021 ACAAI annual scientific meeting shows data demonstrating severe atopic dermatitis in pediatric patients is better controlled through multidisciplinary clinics.

Ethnicity and Atopic Dermatitis: Differences, Similarities, and Gaps in Knowledge
November 05, 2021

There are several fine nuances and differences in the presentation of atopic dermatitis in patients with skin of color that differ from the presentation seen in patients with lighter skin types. As such, clinicians should be aware of these differences to improve the treatment and management of AD in patients with skin of color.