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Anaesthetic allergy: Overview

This guide has been designed for medical professionals interested the area of perioperative drug allergy. Resources linked from this guide - including those those available through the ANZCA Library - are intended to support the documents available from the Australian & New Zealand Anaesthetic Allergy Group (ANZAAG), such as the Anaphylaxis Management Guidelines references.

Spotlight


Articles

Furci F, Martina S, Faccioni P, Faccioni F, Senna G, Caminati M. Adverse reaction to local anaesthetics: Is it always allergy? [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 24]. Oral Diseases. 2020;10.1111/odi.13310. doi:10.1111/odi.13310. Request from Library.

ArticlesOrihara M, Takazawa T, Horiuchi T, et al. Comparison of incidence of anaphylaxis between sugammadex and neostigmine: a retrospective multicentre observational study. British Journal of Anaesthesia. 2020;124(2):154-163. doi:10.1016/j.bja.2019.10.016

ArticlesJeon YS, Shim J, Jun EH, Choi ST, Jung HS. Midazolam anaphylaxis during general anesthesia: a case report. Medicine (Baltimore). 2019;98(41):e17405. doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000017405

Find out more about ANZAAG

The Australian and New Zealand Anaesthetic Allergy Group (ANZAAG)  consists of medical specialists who have a particular interest and expertise in the area of perioperative drug allergy. ​Find out more about ANZAAG by visiting this website.

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