- •Very few people with a prior allergic reaction to an iodinated-contrast agent know which agent they are allergic to.
- •Over half of people with a contrast allergy could not name where the reaction occurred, limiting old record acquisition.
- •Most people with a contrast allergy do not remember when the reaction occurred, limiting knowledge if the agent was older ionic, no longer commonly used.
- •Better documentation, education of patients and providers may improve knowledge of patients’ specific contrast allergies, helping tailor future studies.
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