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Table 5 Information on the populations represented in Figure 1

From: Double-blind placebo-controlled food challenges in children with alleged cow’s milk allergy: prevention of unnecessary elimination diets and determination of eliciting doses

Study population Hospital Patient selection Number of patients Mean age in years (range)
JBH_infants Regional hospital All children with suspected CMA aged 0 – 12 months. 14 0,6 (0,3 – 0,9)
JBH_children Regional hospital All children with suspected CMA aged > 12 months 7 4,2 (1,2 – 9,9)
Flinterman et al.[5] Tertiary referral centre Children sensitized to CMP and with AEDS as reason for prolonged CM elimination. 11 4,1 (1,8 – 10,3)
Baehler et al.[22] Tertiary referral centre Children with suspected CMA. All children with chronic atopic dermatitis are excluded. 16 3,1 (0,7 – 8,8)
Caminiti et al.[23] Tertiary referral centre Children with severe IgE-mediated CMA 13 8 (5 – 10)
Patriarca et al.[24] Tertiary referral centre Children with CMA from the outpatient clinic offered an oral desensitization. 8 9 (5 – 15)
  1. AEDS, atopic eczema dermatitis syndrome; CM, cow’s milk; CMA, cow’s milk allergy; CMP, cow’s milk protein; JBH, Jeroen Bosch Hospital.