MIMS publishes supplement on cow's milk allergy

MIMS readers will be receiving a special supplement on the diagnosis and management of cow's milk allergy with the September issue of the prescribing reference.

A special supplement published with the September 2017 issue of MIMS aims to help primary care staff diagnose and manage cow's milk allergy.

Defined as a reproducible immune-mediated adverse reaction to one or more milk proteins, cow's milk allergy is one of the most common childhood allergies, and frequently encountered in primary care.

Following on from the recent publication of the MAP (Milk Allergy in Primary Care) guideline, the MIMS supplement covers:

  • Symptoms and diagnosis: IgE- or non-IgE-mediated?
  • GP management and when to refer to secondary care
  • Summary of the new MAP guidance
  • Case study: a five-month-old baby with suspected cow's milk allergy

The supplement is worth 1 CPD credit towards appraisal and revalidation. Look out for your printed copy when you receive your next issue of MIMS from early September. Alternatively, download a digital version via the button below.

Download supplement

Don't receive MIMS in print? Take 2 minutes now to register for your free quarterly copies (practice-based UK GPs only) or subscribe for print and/or online access.

Want news like this straight to your inbox?
Sign up for our bulletins

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Already registered?
Sign in

MIMS Product Slides

Product overviews prepared by the MIMS team, in a handy slide format.

Click here

Slides are initiated, funded & reviewed by the companies specified.

Register or Subscribe to MIMS

GPs can get MIMS print & online and GPonline for free when they register online – take 2 minutes, and make sure you get your free MIMS access! If you're not a GP, you can subscribe to MIMS for full access.

Register or subscribe

MIMS Dermatology

Read the latest issue online exclusively on MIMS Learning.

Read MIMS Dermatology

MIMS Adviser

Especially created for prescribing influencers.

Request free copy

Mobile apps

MIMS: access the full drug database and quick-reference tables on the go

MIMS Diagnosis and Management: concise information on signs and symptoms, investigations and diseases