Sally H Ibbotson

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Affiliation: University of Dundee
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for the treatment of skin conditions other than non-melanoma skin cancer
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, University Department of Dermatology, Tayside University Hospitals NHS Trust, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 146:178-88. 2002
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Ambulatory photodynamic therapy using low irradiance inorganic light-emitting diodes for the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer: an open study
    Sally Helen Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 28:235-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Is the pain of topical photodynamic therapy with methyl aminolevulinate any different from that with 5-aminolaevulinic acid?
    Sally H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 28:272-3. 2012
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of 5-aminolaevulinic acid-induced protoporphyrin IX fluorescence in human skin in vivo
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 22:105-10. 2006
  7. doi request reprint An overview of topical photodynamic therapy in dermatology
    Sally H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther 7:16-23. 2010
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Adverse effects of topical photodynamic therapy
    Sally Helen Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 27:116-30. 2011
  10. 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

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  1. ncbi request reprint Topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for the treatment of skin conditions other than non-melanoma skin cancer
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, University Department of Dermatology, Tayside University Hospitals NHS Trust, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 146:178-88. 2002
    ..The relevant literature will be discussed and the potential for topical PDT in the treatment of several skin diseases is highlighted, although more detailed studies are required to clarify the role of PDT beyond the treatment of NMSC...
  2. 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...
  3. doi request reprint Ambulatory photodynamic therapy using low irradiance inorganic light-emitting diodes for the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer: an open study
    Sally Helen Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 28:235-9. 2012
    ..Conventional photodynamic therapy (PDT) can be inconvenient and uncomfortable. We studied low irradiance PDT using an ambulatory inorganic light-emitting diode...
  4. doi request reprint Is the pain of topical photodynamic therapy with methyl aminolevulinate any different from that with 5-aminolaevulinic acid?
    Sally H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 28:272-3. 2012
    ..55; Pā€‰=ā€‰0.98), nor considered to be clinically important. Importantly, both ALA and MAL PDT regimes were fairly well tolerated in this patient cohort, supporting the use of these prodrugs in dermatological PDT...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of 5-aminolaevulinic acid-induced protoporphyrin IX fluorescence in human skin in vivo
    S H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 22:105-10. 2006
    ..We investigated the characteristics of ALA-induced PpIX fluorescence in normal skin...
  7. doi request reprint An overview of topical photodynamic therapy in dermatology
    Sally H Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther 7:16-23. 2010
    ..This article is a review of the use of topical photodynamic therapy in dermatology and its current role in 2009 and future developments. The content of this article was presented at the EPPM in Wroclaw, September 2009...
  8. 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
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  9. doi request reprint Adverse effects of topical photodynamic therapy
    Sally Helen Ibbotson
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 27:116-30. 2011
    ..Treatment is generally considered to be well tolerated, although pain during PDT can be a limiting factor. This review explores the adverse effects of topical PDT...
  10. 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
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  11. ncbi request reprint The time-course of psoralen ultraviolet A (PUVA) erythema
    S H Ibbotson
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 113:346-50. 1999
    ..Based on these findings, it seems appropriate to consider whether psoralen ultraviolet A minimal phototoxic dose measurements should be performed 96 h after exposure...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Can dietary furanocoumarin ingestion enhance the erythemal response during high-dose UVA1 therapy?
    Paula E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, Dermatology Department, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, United Kingdom
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:84-7. 2007
    ..Threshold erythema was unaffected by ingestion of a 200-g portion of parsnip...
  15. doi request reprint Modelling fluorescence in clinical photodynamic therapy
    Ronan M Valentine
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Photochem Photobiol Sci 12:203-13. 2013
    ..Understanding and knowledge of light propagation in biological tissue from these perspectives should have a positive impact on treatment planning...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Does surface preparation alter ALA uptake in superficial non-melanoma skin cancer in vivo?
    Harry Moseley
    The Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 24:72-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of surface preparation on the local uptake of ALA by recording fluorescence from accumulated protoporphyrin IX (PPIX)...
  19. doi request reprint Confirmation of histological clearance of superficial basal cell carcinoma with multiple serial sectioning and Mohs' micrographic surgery following treatment with imiquimod 5% cream
    Francesca I Ezughah
    Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    J Dermatolog Treat 19:156-8. 2008
    ..The majority of efficacy data is based on clinical clearance and limited histological examination which may not identify tumour presence at the periphery...
  20. doi request reprint Characterization of a human keratinocyte HaCaT cell line model to study the regulation of CYP2S1
    Alison D McNeilly
    Centre for Neuroscience, Division of Medical Sciences, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Drug Metab Dispos 40:283-9. 2012
    ..Our results demonstrate regulatable and functional CYP2S1 expression in HaCaT cells, thus identifying a human cell line model with utility for further analysis of CYP2S1 regulation and substrate specificity...
  21. 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...
  22. doi request reprint How we treat Bowen's disease with topical photodynamic therapy in Dundee
    Sasi kiran Attili
    Photobiology Unit, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 9SY, United Kingdom
    Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther 6:41-5. 2009
    ..During this time we have undertaken approximately 5000 treatments and this article details the practical aspects of how we treat Bowen's disease with topical PDT...
  23. 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
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  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Role of non-surgical therapies in the management of periocular basal cell carcinoma and squamous intra-epidermal carcinoma: a case series and review of the literature
    Sasi K Attili
    Department of Dermatology and Photobiology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 28:68-79. 2012
    ..Five percent of imiquimod cream and photodynamic therapy (PDT) are popular non-surgical treatment options but are currently not licensed for periocular use...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint A randomized parallel study to assess the safety and efficacy of two different dosing regimens of 5% imiquimod in the treatment of superficial basal cell carcinoma
    Francesca I Ezughah
    Department of Dermatology and Photobiology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK
    J Dermatolog Treat 19:111-7. 2008
    ..This study was designed to compare the safety and efficacy of two cycled dosing regimens of imiquimod 5% cream for treatment of superficial basal cell carcinoma (sBCC)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Photoinduced pompholyx: a report of 5 cases
    Irene Man
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Scotland
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:55-60. 2004
    ..Several factors have been associated with the exacerbation of pompholyx, but no direct relationship with sunlight exposure has been reported...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effect of ultraviolet (UV) A1, UVB and solar-simulated radiation on p53 activation and p21
    P E Beattie
    Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 152:1001-8. 2005
    ..High-dose ultraviolet (UV) A1 therapy (doses in the order of 130 J cm(-2)) is effective for atopic dermatitis and scleroderma. UVA1 has been shown to induce a dose-dependent increase in p53 expression in keratinocytes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of 5-aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy and psoralen + ultraviolet A therapy on p53 phosphorylation in normal human skin in vivo
    L E Finlan
    University of Edinburgh, Divisin of Oncology, Cancer Research UK Cell Signalling Unit, South Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Br J Dermatol 153:1001-10. 2005
    ..Although p53 protein stabilization is induced after solar-simulated irradiation of human skin in vivo, p53 phosphorylation has not been defined...
  37. 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...
  38. ncbi request reprint Melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) genotype influences erythemal sensitivity to psoralen-ultraviolet A photochemotherapy
    G Smith
    Biomedical Research Centre, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 157:1230-4. 2007
    ..Inheritance of various MC1R alleles has been associated with a red hair/fair skin phenotype, increased incidence of skin cancer and altered sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) radiation...
  39. ncbi request reprint A randomized study of minimal curettage followed by topical photodynamic therapy compared with surgical excision for low-risk nodular basal cell carcinoma
    L Berroeta
    Br J Dermatol 157:401-3. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute phototoxicity with urticarial features during topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy
    A C Kerr
    Clin Exp Dermatol 32:201-2. 2007
  41. 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...
  42. 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...
  43. ncbi request reprint Topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for cutaneous lesions: outcome and comparison of light sources
    C Clark
    Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 19:134-41. 2003
    ..Topical 5-aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) photodynamic therapy (PDT) is increasingly used for superficial non-melanoma skin cancers and their precursors...
  44. 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...
  45. ncbi request reprint Lack of efficacy and tolerability of topical PDT for psoriasis in comparison with narrowband UVB phototherapy
    P E Beattie
    Clin Exp Dermatol 29:560-2. 2004
  46. 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...
  47. ncbi request reprint Narrow-band (TL-01) ultraviolet B phototherapy for chronic urticaria
    L Berroeta
    Clin Exp Dermatol 29:97-8. 2004
  48. 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...
  49. 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...
  50. 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...
  51. ncbi request reprint Photogenotoxicity of hypericin in HaCaT keratinocytes: implications for St. John's Wort supplements and high dose UVA-1 therapy
    N J Traynor
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Scotland, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Toxicol Lett 158:220-4. 2005
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Woringer-Kolopp (localized pagetoid reticulosis) treated with topical photodynamic therapy (PDT)
    L Berroeta
    Clin Exp Dermatol 30:446-7. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Photopatch testing of 1155 patients: results of the U.K. multicentre photopatch study group
    A M Bryden
    The Welsh Institute of Dermatology, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK
    Br J Dermatol 155:737-47. 2006
    ..K. photoallergens appear to be sunscreen chemicals. The investigation of choice is photopatch testing (PPT), which is probably underused. In part, this is due to differences in methodology and results interpretation...
  54. ncbi request reprint Carbamazepine-induced hypersensitivity syndrome occurring in a photodistributed pattern
    J S Y So
    Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    Dermatology 213:166-8. 2006
    ..The photodistributed pattern in this case of carbamazepine-induced hypersensitivity syndrome is of interest...
  55. 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...
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  58. 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...