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Maternal dietary antigen avoidance during pregnancy or lactation, or both, for preventing or treating atopic disease in the child

  1. Michael S Kramer1,*,
  2. Ritsuko Kakuma2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 23 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000133.pub3


How to Cite

Kramer MS, Kakuma R. Maternal dietary antigen avoidance during pregnancy or lactation, or both, for preventing or treating atopic disease in the child. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD000133. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000133.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

  2. 2

    The University of Melbourne, Centre for International Mental Health, Melbourne School of Population Health, Carlton, Victoria, Australia

*Michael S Kramer, Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, 2300 Tupper Street, Les Tourelles, Montreal, Quebec, H3H 1P3, Canada. michael.kramer@mcgill.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

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References to studies included in this review

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Appelt 2004 {published data only}
  • Appelt GK, Chan-Yeung M, Watson WTA, Dimich-Ward H, Ferguson A, Manfreda J, et al. Breastfeeding and food avoidance are ineffective in preventing sensitization in high risk children. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2004;113(2 Suppl):S99.
Cant 1986 {published and unpublished data}
Falth-Magnusson 1987 {published and unpublished data}
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  • Lilja G, Dannaeus A, Falth-Magnusson K, Graff-Lonnevig V, Johansson SGO, Kjellman NIM, et al. Immune response of the atopic woman and fetus: effects of high- and low-dose food allergen intake during late pregnancy. Clinical Allergy 1988;8:131-42.
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Lovegrove 1994 {published data only}

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Arshad 1992 {published data only}
Arshad 2007 {published data only}
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Chandra 1986 {published data only}
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Vance 2004 {published data only}
Zeiger 1989 {published data only}
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  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Bonnelykke 2008
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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Kramer 1996a
  • Kramer MS. Maternal antigen avoidance during lactation for preventing atopic disease in infants of women at high risk. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1996, Issue 3. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000132]
Kramer 1996b
  • Kramer MS. Maternal antigen avoidance during lactation for preventing atopic eczema in infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1996, Issue 3. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000131]
Kramer 2003
  • Kramer MS, Kakuma R. Maternal dietary antigen avoidance during pregnancy and/or lactation for preventing or treating atopic disease in the child. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2003, Issue 4. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000133]