Recommendation ID
Information needs for children and young people:- during their care pathway to diagnosis of food allergy:- What do children and young people with IgE-mediated food allergy and their parents or carers want to know during the process of diagnosis and how is this demand best met?
Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)
Why this is important:- The patient journey to diagnosis, through testing, can last for several months. The needs of children and young people and their parents or carers, and the
most effective method of information and support provision during this time of
uncertainty, need to be established.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Food allergy in under 19s: assessment and diagnosis
Date issued
February 2011

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No