Associate Professor Rohan Ameratunga. Adult and paedatric allergy specialist and clinical immunologist
 

Non-peer reviewed articles

How to Treat Food Allergy.
Published in New Zealand Doctor, November 2012. Click here »

How to Treat Recurrent Infections in Childhood.
Published in New Zealand Doctor, May 2010. Click here »

Articles written by Associate Professor Rohan Ameratunga and Colleagues:

Comprehensive genetic testing for primary immunodeficiency disorders in a tertiary hospital: 10-year experience in Auckland, New Zealand.
Published in Allergy Asthma Clinical Immunology, December 2016. Click here

Hereditary Angioedema as a Metabolic Liver Disorder: Novel Therapeutic Options and Prospects for Cure.
Published in Frontiers in Immunology, November 2016. Click here

Diagnostic criteria for common variable immunodeficiency disorders.
Published in Journal of Allergy & Clinical Immunology: In Practice, Sep-Oct 2016 Click here

The case for a national service for primary immune deficiency disorders in New Zealand.
Published in New Zealand Medical Journal, June 2016. Click here

Application of diagnostic and treatment criteria for common variable immunodeficiency disorder.
Published in Expert Review of Clinical Immunology, Volume 12 2016. Click here

Profound Reversible Hypogammaglobulinemia Caused by Celiac Disease in the Absence of Protein Losing Enteropathy.
Published in Journal of Clinical Immunology, August 2015. Click here

Haploinsufficiency of the NF-?B1 Subunit p50 in Common Variable Immunodeficiency.
Publishedin American Journal of Human Genetics, Sep 2015. Click here

New diagnostic criteria could distinguish common variable immunodeficiency disorder from anticonvulsant-induced hypogammaglobulinemia.
Published in Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology, February 2015.
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Comparison of diagnostic criteria for common variable immunodeficiency disorder.
Published in Frontiers in Immunology, September 2014. Click here »

Identification of germinal centres in the lymph node of a patient with hyperimmunoglobulin M syndrome associated with congenital rubella.
Published in the Journal of Clinical Immunology, October 2014. Click here »

Health risks and adverse reactions to functional foods.
Published in Critical Reviews in Food Science Nutrition, August 2014. Click here »

New diagnostic criteria for common variable immune deficiency (CVID), which may assist with decisions to treat with intravenous or subcutaneous immunoglobulin.
Published in Clinical and Experimental Immunology, November 2013. Click here »

Hypogammaglobulinemia factitia- Munchausen syndrome masquerading as common variable immune deficiency. Published in Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology, September 2013. Click here »

Samter's triad in childhood: a warning for those prescribing NSAIDs.
Published in Paediatric Anaesthesia, August 2013. Click here »

Diagnostic utility of modified gliadin peptide antibody assays in New Zealand children.
Published in the Journal of Paediatric Gastroenterology Nutrition, July 2013. Click here »

Variability of memory B cell markers in a cohort of common variable immune deficiency patients over 6 months.
Published in the Scandinavian Journal of Immunology, June 2013. Click here »

Clinical variability of family members with the C104R mutation in transmembrane activator and calcium modulator and cyclophilin ligand interactor (TACI).
Published in the Journal of Clinical Immunology, January 2013. Click here »

Gluteal subcutaneous atrophy after depot steroid injection for allergic rhinitis.
Published in the World Allergy Organization Journal, 2012 Nov. Click here »

Primary immune deficiency disorders in the South Pacific: the clinical utility of a customized genetic testing program in New Zealand. (Abstract).
Published in the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, November 2011. Click here »

Rheumatoid factor measurement-continuing problems 70 years after discovery. (Abstract).
Published in Clinical Rheumatology, September 2011. Click here »

Anaphylaxis to hyperallergenic functional foods
Published in Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology 2010. Click here »

Adverse reactions to food in New Zealand children aged 0–5 years
Published in the NZ Medical Journal 17 December 2010, Vol 123 No 1327. Click here »

Molecular diagnostic testing for primary immune deficiency disorders
Published in BMC Allergy and Immunology, July 2010. Click here »

Customised molecular diagnosis of primary immune deficiency disorders in New Zealand: an efficient strategy for a small developed country.
New Zealand Medical Journal, October 2009. Click here »

Unstable angina following anaphylaxis. (Abstract).
Postgraduate Medical Journal, December 2008. Click here »

Latex glove use by food handlers: the case for nonlatex gloves. (Abstract).
Journal of Food Protection, November 2008. Click here »

Cellular and Molecular Characterisation of the Hyper Immunoglobulin M Syndrome Associated with Congenital Rubella Infection.
August 2008. Click here »

The changing epidemiology of food allergy—implications for New Zealand.
NZ Medical Journal April 2008. Click here »

 

Television interviews of Associate Professor Rohan Ameratunga

Close Up, Television New Zealand, 21 May 2009
The dark side of Dairy
http://tvnz.co.nz/close-up/dark-side-dairy-2751985/video