R S Dawe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Dundee
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Dermatomyositis presenting with symptomatic dermographism and raised troponin T: a case report
    Kartini F Rahim
    Department of Dermatology, Level 8, Ninewells Hospital Dundee DD1 9SY UK
    J Med Case Reports 3:7319. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet A1 phototherapy
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 148:626-37. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of chronic actinic dermatitis
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Dermatol Ther 16:45-51. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled comparison of the efficacy of Dead Sea salt balneophototherapy vs. narrowband ultraviolet B monotherapy for chronic plaque psoriasis
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 153:613-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint UV-B phototherapy clears psoriasis through local effects
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 138:1071-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint A laser-clinic nurse with allergic contact dermatitis from tetracaine
    R S Dawe
    Contact Dermatitis Investigation Unit, Department of Dermatology and Occupational Health Department, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 46:306. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic actinic dermatitis in the elderly: recognition and treatment
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Drugs Aging 22:201-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint History of psoriasis response to sunlight does not predict outcome of UVB phototherapy
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 29:413-4. 2004
  9. doi request reprint A randomized comparison of methods of selecting narrowband UV-B starting dose to treat chronic psoriasis
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 147:168-74. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase genotype is associated with sensitivity to psoralen-ultraviolet A photochemotherapy
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit and Biomedical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 166:380-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications52

  1. pmc Dermatomyositis presenting with symptomatic dermographism and raised troponin T: a case report
    Kartini F Rahim
    Department of Dermatology, Level 8, Ninewells Hospital Dundee DD1 9SY UK
    J Med Case Reports 3:7319. 2009
    ..Dermatomyositis is an important inflammation of skin and muscles. Generalised itch is frequent in the condition; however, symptomatic dermographism has not previously been reported as a presenting feature...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet A1 phototherapy
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 148:626-37. 2003
    ..However, much more research is needed to confirm its efficacy for many of its potential indications, and to determine when and how it should be used...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of chronic actinic dermatitis
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Dermatol Ther 16:45-51. 2003
    ..When these measures are insufficient alone, systemic immunosuppressives may be considered: systemic prednisolone for acute exacerbations or azathioprine if systemic treatment is required for more than a few weeks...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled comparison of the efficacy of Dead Sea salt balneophototherapy vs. narrowband ultraviolet B monotherapy for chronic plaque psoriasis
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 153:613-9. 2005
    ..No previously published controlled study has assessed DS salt + NB-UVB balneophototherapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint UV-B phototherapy clears psoriasis through local effects
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 138:1071-6. 2002
    ..To determine if UV-B phototherapy clears psoriasis through systemic effects...
  6. ncbi request reprint A laser-clinic nurse with allergic contact dermatitis from tetracaine
    R S Dawe
    Contact Dermatitis Investigation Unit, Department of Dermatology and Occupational Health Department, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 46:306. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic actinic dermatitis in the elderly: recognition and treatment
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Drugs Aging 22:201-7. 2005
    ..Topical corticosteroids and emollients are always required, at least intermittently, and it is sometimes necessary to resort to systemic immunosuppression, usually with corticosteroids or azathioprine...
  8. ncbi request reprint History of psoriasis response to sunlight does not predict outcome of UVB phototherapy
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 29:413-4. 2004
    ..49). Patients' replies to questions about how their psoriasis responds to sunlight do not appear to predict response to UVB phototherapy in our patient population...
  9. doi request reprint A randomized comparison of methods of selecting narrowband UV-B starting dose to treat chronic psoriasis
    Robert S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 147:168-74. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase genotype is associated with sensitivity to psoralen-ultraviolet A photochemotherapy
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit and Biomedical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 166:380-8. 2012
    ..Several human GSTs, including GSTM1 and GSTT1, are polymorphic, and null polymorphisms have been associated with increased UVB erythemal sensitivity and skin cancer risk. PUVA also increases skin cancer risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can St John's wort (hypericin) ingestion enhance the erythemal response during high-dose ultraviolet A1 therapy?
    P E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology Department, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, U K
    Br J Dermatol 153:1187-91. 2005
    ..Hypericin displays absorption within the ultraviolet (UV) A1 spectrum and there may therefore be a potential for phototoxicity if taken during high-dose UVA1 therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint A randomized, observer-blinded trial of twice vs. three times weekly narrowband ultraviolet B phototherapy for chronic plaque psoriasis
    H Cameron
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, U K
    Br J Dermatol 147:973-8. 2002
    ..The optimum treatment frequency for narrowband (TL-01) ultraviolet B (NB-UVB) in psoriasis is not yet known. We have previously found three times weekly to be preferable to five times weekly treatment in our population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Can a positive photopatch test be elicited by subclinical irritancy or allergy plus suberythemal UV exposure?
    P E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 51:235-40. 2004
    ..We have demonstrated photoaugmentation and photosuppression of contact allergy and irritancy, which could result in false-positive or false-negative interpretation of PhPTs...
  14. ncbi request reprint The optimal time to determine the minimal phototoxic dose in skin photosensitized by topical 8 methoxypsoralen
    I Man
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 151:179-82. 2004
    ..We recently investigated the characteristics of psoralen plus ultraviolet (UV) A erythema in skin photosensitized by topical 8-methoxypsoralen (8-MOP) in three independent studies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Taking treatment to the patient: development of a home TL-01 ultraviolet B phototherapy service
    H Cameron
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, U K
    Br J Dermatol 147:957-65. 2002
    ..While most patients requiring phototherapy can attend for hospital-based out-patient ultraviolet (UV) B therapy, a significant number cannot attend because of geographical, work, economic and other reasons...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of methoxsalen dose on ultraviolet-A-induced erythema
    S H Ibbotson
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 116:813-5. 2001
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Ultraviolet A1 phototherapy: a British Photodermatology Group workshop report
    A C Kerr
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 37:219-26. 2012
    ..UVA1 is currently underprovided, and the recommendation of the workshop is that more tertiary centres should have access to UVA1 phototherapy in the UK...
  18. ncbi request reprint Does narrow-band ultraviolet B phototherapy work in atopic dermatitis through a local or a systemic effect?
    S Yule
    Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 21:333-5. 2005
    ..This study did not conclusively answer our original question, but did show that in some patients localized effects of NB-UVB are important...
  19. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the efficacy of tetracaine gel (Ametop) for pain relief during topical photodynamic therapy
    M V Holmes
    Photobiology Unit, University Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 150:337-40. 2004
    ..Many patients find topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) photodynamic therapy (PDT) painful. Local anaesthetics are not routinely used and their effect on PDT pain has not been examined...
  20. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of narrowband ultraviolet B vs bath-psoralen plus ultraviolet A photochemotherapy for psoriasis
    R S Dawe
    Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 148:1194-204. 2003
    ..Objectives To compare the efficacy of TL-01 UVB phototherapy and trimethoxypsoralen (TMP) bath-PUVA for chronic plaque psoriasis...
  21. ncbi request reprint The photocarcinogenic risk of narrowband UVB (TL-01) phototherapy: early follow-up data
    I Man
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology and Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 152:755-7. 2005
    ..Limited information is available on the carcinogenic risk associated with narrowband TL-01 UVB phototherapy in humans...
  22. doi request reprint Incidence of skin cancers in 3867 patients treated with narrow-band ultraviolet B phototherapy
    R M R Hearn
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 159:931-5. 2008
    ..Psoralen-UVA photochemotherapy (PUVA) increases skin cancer risk and some animal studies have raised the possibility of an increased risk with NB-UVB. The risk of skin cancer in humans following treatment with NB-UVB is unknown...
  23. ncbi request reprint An update and guidance on narrowband ultraviolet B phototherapy: a British Photodermatology Group Workshop Report
    S H Ibbotson
    Pathobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Br J Dermatol 151:283-97. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint UVA1 phototherapy for genital lichen sclerosus
    P E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology Department, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 31:343-7. 2006
    ..Ultraviolet (UV) A1 therapy has been shown to be effective in the management of morphea and scleroderma, diseases that have some histological and clinical similarities with LS, and more recently in extragenital LS...
  25. ncbi request reprint Within-patient right-left blinded comparison of diode (810 nm) laser therapy and intense pulsed light therapy for hair removal
    H Cameron
    The Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Lasers Med Sci 23:393-7. 2008
    ..Despite subjecting the patients to higher pain scores and more inflammation, laser was preferred by five patients; two preferred IPL and one had no preference...
  26. ncbi request reprint The natural history of chronic actinic dermatitis
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 136:1215-20. 2000
    ..To determine the prognosis for resolution of abnormal cutaneous photosensitivity in patients with chronic actinic dermatitis (also known as the photosensitivity dermatitis and actinic reticuloid syndrome)...
  27. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of treatment of lentigo maligna with 5% imiquimod cream
    C J Fleming
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 151:485-8. 2004
    ..Lentigo maligna (LM) is an in situ form of malignant melanoma, and surgical excision is often unsatisfactory. Imiquimod cream is an immune response modifier and induces a predominantly T-helper 1 type response...
  28. doi request reprint Occupational carprofen photoallergic contact dermatitis
    A C Kerr
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 159:1303-8. 2008
    ..It re-emerged for veterinary uses, for which it is still widely prescribed, in the 1990s. There has been one previous report published of photoallergic contact dermatitis (PACD) in a pharmaceutical factory worker exposed to carprofen...
  29. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial (volunteer study) of sitafloxacin, enoxacin, levofloxacin and sparfloxacin phototoxicity
    R S Dawe
    Photobiology Unit and DDS Medicines Research Ltd, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, U K
    Br J Dermatol 149:1232-41. 2003
    ..Fluoroquinolone antibiotics (FQs) are associated with phototoxic skin reactions following exposure to sunlight...
  30. ncbi request reprint UVA1 phototherapy for treatment of necrobiosis lipoidica
    P E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology Department, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 31:235-8. 2006
    ..UVA1 therapy may be of benefit for the treatment of NL as an adjuvant therapy to topical corticosteroids or as a second-line alternative to other phototherapies, and may have a superior outcome in a proportion of patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pulse oximetry index: a simple arterial assessment for patients with venous disease
    J Bianchi
    Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK
    J Wound Care 17:253-4, 256-8, 260. 2008
    ..To provide additional safety data comparing ankle brachial pressure index (ABPI) and pulse oximetry (Lanarkshire Oximetry Index, LOI) as measures of arterial circulation in patients with venous disease of the leg...
  32. doi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase M1 (GSTM1) genotype but not GSTT1 or MC1R genotype influences erythemal sensitivity to narrow band (TL-01) UVB phototherapy
    Gillian Smith
    Biomedical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 21:217-24. 2011
    ..Our aim was therefore to investigate whether GST or MC1R genotype influenced erythemal sensitivity to narrow band (TL-01) ultraviolet B radiation phototherapy in patients with psoriasis...
  33. ncbi request reprint A randomised, blinded, controlled study of the clinical relevance of matching pulse duration to thermal relaxation time when treating facial telangiectasia
    Heather Cameron
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Teaching Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Lasers Med Sci 20:117-21. 2005
    ..13 and 1.71 times the Tr; and (2) it also reveals an overall trend towards a higher proportion of clearance when the PD is near to or higher than the Tr...
  34. doi request reprint A double-blind, randomized assessment of the irritant potential of sunscreen chemical dilutions used in photopatch testing
    Alastair C Kerr
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 60:203-9. 2009
    ..Such irritant reactions can be misinterpreted as positive photoallergic contact dermatitis reactions...
  35. doi request reprint Population reference intervals for minimal erythemal doses in monochromator phototesting
    Harry Moseley
    The Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 25:8-11. 2009
    ..It relies on access to reliable, up-to-date data on the MED in normal individuals. The purpose of this study was to determine MED in normal subjects at different wavebands and compare these with historical controls...
  36. ncbi request reprint Treatment options for non-melanoma skin cancer
    R S Dawe
    Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 144:453-8. 2009
    ..This is a personal review in which the author explains some of the reasons why he recommends one treatment over another in particular situations...
  37. doi request reprint Delayed ultraviolet erythema not suppressed by oral prednisolone: a randomized crossover study
    F M Muller
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 25:143-5. 2009
    ..The anti-inflammatory potency of topical dermatological corticosteroids in suppressing ultraviolet (UV) erythema is routinely measured. No such model exists to assess the potency of systemically administered steroids...
  38. ncbi request reprint Regulation of cutaneous drug-metabolizing enzymes and cytoprotective gene expression by topical drugs in human skin in vivo
    G Smith
    Biomedical Research Centre and Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 155:275-81. 2006
    ..Responses to topical drugs used to treat common skin diseases, such as psoriasis, are unpredictable and may potentially be rationalized, at least in part, by interindividual differences in cutaneous DME and CP gene expression...
  39. ncbi request reprint Narrowband TL-01 phototherapy for patch-stage mycosis fungoides
    C Clark
    Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 136:748-52. 2000
    ..This open study assesses TL-01 as an alternative therapy for patch-stage MF...
  40. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis in venous leg ulcer patients
    S Tavadia
    Department of Dermatology, Monklands District General Hospital, Lanarkshire, Scotland
    Contact Dermatitis 48:261-5. 2003
    ..The allergens involved vary depending on local nursing practice. We suggest that all venous leg ulcer patients be patch tested with a locally relevant patch test series...
  41. doi request reprint Self-administration of hospital-based narrowband ultraviolet B (TL-01) phototherapy: a feasibility study in an outpatient setting
    S Yule
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 9SY, U K
    Br J Dermatol 169:464-8. 2013
    ..Self-administration of narrowband (TL-01) ultraviolet (UV)B phototherapy by patients at home is a safe and effective mode of treatment. Could selected patients self-administer phototherapy in hospital?..
  42. ncbi request reprint Environmental effects and skin disease
    J S C English
    Department of Dermatology, Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    Br Med Bull 68:129-42. 2003
    ..Systemic absorption will not be dealt with. Most environmental exposure to harmful substances will occur at work, but exposure may occur at home or during normal day-to-day activities...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous expression of cytochrome P450 CYP2S1: individuality in regulation by therapeutic agents for psoriasis and other skin diseases
    Gillian Smith
    Biomedical Research Centre, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, DD1 9SY, Dundee, UK
    Lancet 361:1336-43. 2003
    ....
  44. doi request reprint A survey of photodynamic therapy services in dermatology departments across Scotland
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 38:511-6. 2013
    ..These data will be invaluable as a starting point to agree on minimum standards for PDT and criteria to audit against these standards...
  45. ncbi request reprint An intraindividual study of the characteristics of erythema induced by bath and oral methoxsalen photochemotherapy and narrowband ultraviolet B
    Irene Man
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Photochem Photobiol 78:55-60. 2003
    ..019). The majority of subjects were at maximal erythema at 12 h (22 of 28) and 15 h (eight of nine). Our results suggest that peak erythema for bath PUVA, oral PUVA and TL-01 UVB occurs at 120, 96 and 12-15 h, respectively...
  46. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and prognosis of idiopathic solar urticaria: a cohort of 87 cases
    Paula E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 139:1149-54. 2003
    ..As little has been published on the course of idiopathic solar urticaria (SU) patients cannot receive comprehensive prognostic advice...
  47. ncbi request reprint The time course of topical PUVA erythema following 15- and 5-minute methoxsalen immersion
    Irene Man
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 139:331-4. 2003
    ..To optimize the phototherapeutic regimen and reduce short- and long-term risks, knowledge of such basic information is essential...
  48. ncbi request reprint Quantitative real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction analysis of drug metabolizing and cytoprotective genes in psoriasis and regulation by ultraviolet radiation
    Gillian Smith
    Biomedical Research Center, Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 121:390-8. 2003
    ..We found considerable interindividual variation in constitutive gene expression and inducibility, indicating that these genes may be associated with individuality in response to ultraviolet radiation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Dose-response and time-course characteristics of UV-A1 erythema
    Paula E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology Department, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Ninewells Avenue, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 141:1549-55. 2005
    ..To determine the time course and dose-response characteristics of UV-A1 erythema in the Tayside region of Scotland...
  50. ncbi request reprint The characteristics of erythema induced by topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy
    Colin Clark
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 20:105-7. 2004
    ..Knowledge of the characteristics of 5-aminolaevulinic acid (ALA)-induced phototoxicity will increase our understanding of PDT and may facilitate optimisation of treatment regimes...
  51. ncbi request reprint An intraindividual comparative study of psoralen-UVA erythema induced by bath 8-methoxypsoralen and 4, 5', 8-trimethylpsoralen
    Irene Man
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:59-64. 2003
    ..Limited work has been conducted on the characteristics of topical trimethylpsoralen (TMP) psoralen-UVA (PUVA) erythema...
  52. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of body site variability in ultraviolet-induced erythemal responses guides choice of site for pre-therapy minimal erythema dose testing
    Robert S Dawe
    J Invest Dermatol 124:662; author reply 663. 2005