Reducing Allergic Manifestations in Children with Cow's Milk Allergy: Current Research

  • Roberto Berni Canani, MD, PhD

    Chief of the Pediatric Allergy Program
    Department of Translational Medicine
    University of Naples, Italy

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Roberto Berni Canani, MD, PhD, chief of the Pediatric Allergy Program in the Department of Translational Medicine, University of Naples, Italy, presents data from a trial of infants with cow's milk allergy (CMA). In Dr. Canani's trial, allergic manifestations during a 36-month trial of extensively hydrolyzed formula, with or without Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, were determined in infants who had developed CMA between 1-12 months of age. Dr. Canani's research has implications for the treatment of cow's milk intolerance, and long-term outcomes for children who develop CMA, since substitutive formulas can be used to treat these patients.

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1.00 AANP Contact Hour
1.00 ANCC Contact Hour
1.00 CA-BRN Contact Hour
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Opens: 2017-04-27
Closes: 2019-03-31

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This activity was developed for pediatric nurse practitioners, nurses, registered dietitians, and other health care professionals who have an interest in newborns, infants, and toddlers.