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Trigger avoidance in allergic rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis overview
Identifying the allergy
Reducing exposure to allergens
Dust mites
Animal dander
Cockroaches
Rodents
Indoor molds
Air filters

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References

  1. Wallace, Dana V., et al. “The diagnosis and management of rhinitis: an updated practice parameter.” Journal of allergy and clinical immunology2 (2008): S1-S84.
  2. Portnoy, Jay M., et al. “Environmental assessment and exposure control: a practice parameter–furry animals.” Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology: official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology4 (2012): 223-e1.
  3. Phipatanakul, Wanda, et al. “Environmental assessment and exposure reduction of rodents: a practice parameter.” Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology: official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology6 (2012): 375.
  4. Portnoy, Jay, et al. “Environmental assessment and exposure control of dust mites: a practice parameter.” Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology: official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology6 (2013): 465.
  5. Portnoy, Jay, et al. “Environmental assessment and exposure reduction of cockroaches: A practice parameter.” Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology4 (2013): 802-808.
  6. Bernstein, I. Leonard, et al. “Allergy diagnostic testing: an updated practice parameter.” Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology3 (2008): S1-S148.
  7. Sublett, James L. “Effectiveness of air filters and air cleaners in allergic respiratory diseases: a review of the recent literature.” Current allergy and asthma reports5 (2011): 395.

More information

  1. http://www.explainthatstuff.com/hepafilters.html

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