Journal Article

Critical Issues in Food Allergy: A National Academies Consensus Report.

Sicherer SH; Allen K; Taylor LG; Donovan SM; Oria M.

Diagnostic error can result in physical, psychological, and financial patient harm. This commentary discusses key findings of a consensus report and highlights challenges associated with diagnosing and treating food allergies. The authors recommend process changes and research directions to help improve allergy identification and management specific to pediatric care.