Allergen desensitization therapy: Turning the enemy into friend.

Learning objectives:

  1. Provide a basic overview of the pathobiology of allergic reactions.
  2. Identify the primary indications for allergen desensitization therapy and highlight the practicality of this innovative approach compared to classic therapeutic modalities.
  3. Discuss risks associated with allergen desensitization therapy.

Richard F. Lockey, MD, FACP
Un VA Hospital