Evaluation of skin test indications for general anesthetics in real life: a prospective cohort study.

Beyaz S., Coskun R., Oztop N., Aygun E., Sungur M. O., Seyhan T., ...More

Brazilian journal of anesthesiology (Elsevier), vol.72, pp.350-358, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjane.2021.07.005
  • Journal Name: Brazilian journal of anesthesiology (Elsevier)
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.350-358
  • Keywords: Anesthetic agents, Drug hypersensitivity, Immunologic tests, Predictive value of tests, Skin tests, PERIOPERATIVE ANAPHYLAXIS, FOLLOW-UP, HYPERSENSITIVITY, GUIDELINES, ALLERGY, DRUGS, MANAGEMENT, DIAGNOSIS
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Background: In daily practice, atopic patients and those who have other drug allergies are referred to allergy clinics for evaluation of possible general anesthetic allergy despite the fact that it is not recommended in recent guidelines.