The incidence of drug and food related allergy is increasing in the community. patients at risk of severe allergic reactions emergency treatment with epinephrine is recommended. treatment has become more readily available with the development of preloaded pen devices- 'epinephrine autoinjectors'- which can be rapidly dispensed into the lateral thigh of an affected patient in an emergency situation. majority of patients who suffer the accidental administration of epinephrine into a digit from an autoinjector make a complete recovery, usually without pharmacological therapy.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on September, 2014