MANAGEMENT CASE 8 mins
John is a 45yo Accountant who presents to you for a Flu Vaccine. He has well controlled moderately severe asthma with the following medications. He has been admitted to hospital in his childhood but has been well controlled for many years on medications
Seretide 500/50 1 puff bd
Ventolin 2 puffs every 4hours prn
He is not on any other medications
Over the last few weeks, he has not been needing to use his ventolin at all. He is allergic to eggs and gets anaphylaxis from it. He has been admitted to hospital about 10yrs ago and did require some adrenalin at the time. He has been good since.
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If you want a good resource on Anaphylaxis with access to Anaphylaxis plan templates, go to ASCIA Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy.