Letter to Editor
Psychosocial Factors and the Pathogenesis of Chronic Hives: A Survey of Canadian Physicians
- *Corresponding Author:
- Moshe Ben-Shoshan
Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Health Center
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: December 17, 2011; Accepted date: February 22, 2012; Published date: February 27, 2012
Citation: Ben-Shoshan M, Clarke A, Raz A (2012) Psychosocial Factors and the Pathogenesis of Chronic Hives:A Survey of Canadian Physicians. J Aller Ther 3:113. doi: 10.4172/2155-6121.1000113
Copyright:© 2012 Ben-Shoshan M, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Management of chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) is challenging and current drug therapy is often inadequate. Our findings suggest that the majority of Canadian specialists who treat CSU consider psychosocial factors important contributors in its pathogenesis.