Archived AAAAI Statements and Work Group Reports

After five years from the date of publication, AAAAI position statements and work group reports are not to be considered to reflect current AAAAI standards or policy. The AAAAI maintains these archives for the purpose of reference only.

AAAAI statements are not to be construed as dictating an exclusive course of action; nor are they intended to replace the medical judgment of healthcare professionals. The unique circumstances of individual patients and environments are to be taken into account in any diagnosis and treatment plan. AAAAI statements reflect clinical and scientific advances as of the date of their publication and are subject to change.

 

Archived Statements and Workgroup Reports

Allergy: Diagnosis and Treatment

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Allergy diagnosis in clinical practice

December 2006

Work group report

Nasal and sinus endoscopy for medical management of resistant sinusitis, including post-surgical patients

November 2006

Work group report

Use of standardized allergen extracts

May 1997

Position statement

 

Anaphylaxis

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Anaphylaxis in schools and other child care settings

August 1998

Position statement

Use of epinephrine in the treatment of anaphylaxis

November 2002

Position statement

 

Asthma

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Environmental allergen avoidance in allergic asthma

February 1999

Position statement

Exercise induced asthma
 

June 2007

Work group report

Inhaled corticosteroids and systemic infections

November 2002

Position statement

Use of antihistamines in patients with asthma

November 2002

Position statement

Medical effects of mold exposure

February 2006

Position statement

 

Drug Allergy

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Risk of severe allergic reactions from the use of potassium iodide for radiation emergencies

November 2004

Position statement

 

Food Allergy

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Current approach to the diagnosis and management of adverse reactions to foods

October 2003

Work group report

 

General Health/Public Health

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Allergy pay for performance

August 2007

Position statement

Insurance coverage for H-1 antihistamines: implications for quality health care and public safety

November 2002

Position statement

Over-the-counter antihistamines

December 2002

Position statement

Tobacco and smoking

February 2004

Position statement

 

Immunology

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Appropriate use of intravenously administered immunoglobulin (IVIG)

August 2005

Position statement

Idiopathic environmental intolerances

January 1999

Position statement

 

Immunotherapy

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Wait period after allergen immunotherapy and skin testing

November 2002

Position statement

Adrenergic blockers, allergen immunotherapy and skin testing

November 2002

Position statement

 

Skin Conditions

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Topical calcineurin inhibitor task force report

February 2006

Work group report

 

Stinging Insect Allergy

Statement name

Published

Statement type

Insect sting allergy with negative venom skin test responses

May 2001

Work group report

AAAAI - American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology