resources : ASCIA
According to the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, unproven allergy testing provides misleading results, delays correct diagnosis and lead to unnecessarily ineffective treatment.
While our ability to accurately diagnose and treat allergic disease has benefited from scientific understanding of what happens during an allergic reaction, a number of tests and treatments have been promoted in the absence of any scientific rationale. Some non-conventional approaches to disease also claim that various disorders unrelated to allergy have an immune basis. These tests and treatments have been shown to be unreliable when subjected to careful study. ASCIA advises against use of these tests for diagnosis or to guide medical treatment.
Use of unproven “allergy tests” is common in Australia and New Zealand
Unproven allergy testing and treatments are not regulated
Philosophies underlying unorthodox practice
Treatments used by conventional and unorthodox practitioners
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