occupational dermatitis

Summary

Summary: A recurrent contact dermatitis caused by substances found in the work place.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Allergic occupational dermatitis due to Ceropegia woodii (string of hearts)
    Abir Al-Kalemji
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Odense University Hospital, 5000, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 56:367-9. 2007
  2. doi Occupational dermatoses in health care workers evaluated for suspected allergic contact dermatitis
    Tina Suneja
    Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 58:285-90. 2008
  3. doi Management of occupational dermatitis
    Shane C Clark
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, 5965 E Broad Street, Suite 290, Columbus, OH 43213, USA
    Dermatol Clin 27:365-83, vii-viii. 2009
  4. doi Effectiveness of skin protection creams in the prevention of occupational dermatitis: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:653-62. 2009
  5. ncbi Occupational dermatitis related to chromium and cobalt: experience of dermatologists (EPIDERM) and occupational physicians (OPRA) in the U.K. over an 11-year period (1993-2004)
    P Athavale
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Br J Dermatol 157:518-22. 2007
  6. ncbi Persistent post-occupational dermatitis
    Praneet Sajjachareonpong
    Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre, Skin and Cancer Foundation Inc, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Contact Dermatitis 51:278-83. 2004
  7. ncbi Occupational contact dermatitis has an appreciable impact on quality of life
    C V Hutchings
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 45:17-20. 2001
  8. ncbi Natural rubber latex allergy: the impact on lifestyle and quality of life
    V J Lewis
    Welsh Institute of Dermatology, University Hospital of Wales, Health Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 51:317-8. 2004
  9. ncbi Persistent post-occupational dermatitis: report of five cases
    Simon J Keogh
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Acta Derm Venereol 86:248-9. 2006
  10. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis to propolis in a violin maker
    Heather D Lieberman
    Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S30-1. 2002

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Publications169 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Allergic occupational dermatitis due to Ceropegia woodii (string of hearts)
    Abir Al-Kalemji
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Odense University Hospital, 5000, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 56:367-9. 2007
  2. doi Occupational dermatoses in health care workers evaluated for suspected allergic contact dermatitis
    Tina Suneja
    Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 58:285-90. 2008
    ..Occupational skin diseases, including allergic contact dermatitis (ACD), irritant contact dermatitis, and allergic contact urticaria (ACU), occur commonly among health care workers (HCWs)...
  3. doi Management of occupational dermatitis
    Shane C Clark
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, 5965 E Broad Street, Suite 290, Columbus, OH 43213, USA
    Dermatol Clin 27:365-83, vii-viii. 2009
    ..Irritant contact dermatitis is widely quoted in the literature to account for 80% of occupational contact dermatitis cases, with allergic cases held responsible for the remaining 20%...
  4. doi Effectiveness of skin protection creams in the prevention of occupational dermatitis: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:653-62. 2009
    ..The aim of the trial was to investigate whether the publicized effects of skin protection creams can be replicated in a real occupational setting during activities that expose the skin...
  5. ncbi Occupational dermatitis related to chromium and cobalt: experience of dermatologists (EPIDERM) and occupational physicians (OPRA) in the U.K. over an 11-year period (1993-2004)
    P Athavale
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Br J Dermatol 157:518-22. 2007
    ..In some European studies, cases of chromium-related dermatitis have decreased following the addition of ferrous sulphate to cement to reduce the amount of available chromium...
  6. ncbi Persistent post-occupational dermatitis
    Praneet Sajjachareonpong
    Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre, Skin and Cancer Foundation Inc, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Contact Dermatitis 51:278-83. 2004
    Wall and Gebauer (Contact Dermatitis 1991: 24: 241-243) first described persistent post-occupational dermatitis (PPOD) as ongoing dermatitis for which there is no obvious present cause, precipitated by prior occupational contact ..
  7. ncbi Occupational contact dermatitis has an appreciable impact on quality of life
    C V Hutchings
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 45:17-20. 2001
    ..The SF-36 scores showed an association between physical problems and emotional problems affecting work. From this study, it can be seen that occupational contact dermatitis has an appreciable impact on quality of life...
  8. ncbi Natural rubber latex allergy: the impact on lifestyle and quality of life
    V J Lewis
    Welsh Institute of Dermatology, University Hospital of Wales, Health Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 51:317-8. 2004
  9. ncbi Persistent post-occupational dermatitis: report of five cases
    Simon J Keogh
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Acta Derm Venereol 86:248-9. 2006
    Persistent post-occupational dermatitis is a phenomenon that is well-recognized by occupational dermatologists, but there have been few studies on it...
  10. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis to propolis in a violin maker
    Heather D Lieberman
    Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S30-1. 2002
    ..A review of the components, applications, and the clinical manifestations of hypersensitivity reactions to propolis are presented...
  11. ncbi Occupational dermatitis causing days away from work in U.S. private industry, 1993
    C A Burnett
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Research, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Ind Med 34:568-73. 1998
    Occupational skin disease is an important cause of disability in the workplace. The aim of this report is to estimate the incidence of occupational dermatitis cases that causes days away from work and to characterize the cases.
  12. ncbi Dermatological aspects of a successful introduction and continuation of alcohol-based hand rubs for hygienic hand disinfection
    G Kampf
    Bode Chemie GmbH and Co, Scientific Affairs, Melanchthonstr 27, 22525 Hamburg, Germany
    J Hosp Infect 55:1-7. 2003
    ..The switch from handwash to alcohol-based hand rub will improve healthcare workers skin if mistakes are avoided and hand rinses are used correctly...
  13. ncbi Primary prevention of natural rubber latex allergy in the German health care system through education and intervention
    Henning Allmers
    Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Osnabruck, Sedanstrasse 115, 49090 Osnabrück, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:318-23. 2002
    ..There are few published studies to suggest that intervention programs to reduce exposure will lead to primary prevention of sensitization...
  14. doi Tertiary individual prevention of occupational skin diseases: a decade's experience with recalcitrant occupational dermatitis
    C Skudlik
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Human Sciences, University of Osnabrueck, Osnabrueck, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:1059-64. 2008
    ..Each patient (pt) will stay off work for a total of usually 6 weeks to allow full barrier-recovery...
  15. ncbi [Occupational dermatitis in construction and public workers]
    Paul Frimat
    Service de Médecine du Travail, pathologie professionnelle Hôpital Claude Huriez 59037 Lille
    Rev Prat 52:1433-8. 2002
    ..The work is hard physical labor, often under difficult conditions, including hot, cold, and wet weather. Occupational diseases of the skin in the construction have paralleled industrial development...
  16. ncbi Evaluation of biophysical and clinical parameters of skin barrier function among hospital workers
    Jean Pierre Hachem
    Department of Dermatology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, B 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Contact Dermatitis 46:220-3. 2002
    ..The results suggest the presence of skin barrier alterations and clinical signs of chronic ICD on the hands of nurses working in operating room units...
  17. ncbi Importance of irritant contact dermatitis in occupational skin disease
    Heinrich Dickel
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Center of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Dermatol 3:283-9. 2002
    ..Irritant contact dermatitis (ICD), provoked by work materials or workflows, is believed to be a frequent cause of occupational skin disease (OSD). Data of incidence rates of ICD within different occupations are inadequate...
  18. ncbi [Stigmas, symptoms and diseases of the skin in musicians]
    K Bork
    Hautklinik, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat, Mainz
    Hautarzt 44:574-80. 1993
    ..Professional musicians can be affected by other skin diseases that cause serious problems and ultimately put an end to their career. This applies especially to lip diseases in woodwind and brass players...
  19. ncbi Dermal tolerance and effect on skin hydration of a new ethanol-based hand gel
    G Kampf
    Scientific Affairs, Bode Chemie GmbH and Co, Hamburg, Germany
    J Hosp Infect 52:297-301. 2002
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  20. ncbi Direct and airborne contact dermatitis from propolis in beekeepers
    Sara Garrido Fernández
    Seccion de Alergologia, Hospital Virgen del Camino, Pamplona, Spain
    Contact Dermatitis 50:320-1. 2004
  21. ncbi Meat protein allergic contact dermatitis: A case report
    J Dalmau
    Department of Dermatology Hospital Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret 167, Barcelona, Spain
    Contact Dermatitis 52:285-6. 2005
  22. ncbi Occupational contact allergy and dermatitis from methylisothiazolinone after contact with wallcovering glue and after a chemical burn from a biocide
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 15:201-5. 2004
    ..A biocide containing Ml caused sensitization and occupational contact dermatitis in the first two patients, through contact with wallpaper glue in one case and after a chemical burn in the other case...
  23. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to sodium lauroyl sarcosinate in the liquid soap
    Alexander Zemtsov
    Department of Dermatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 2525 University Avenue, Suite 402 Muncie, Indiana 47303, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 52:166-7. 2005
  24. ncbi Pattern of contact sensitivity in Indian patients with hand eczema
    Mansi Suman
    Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi 110002, India
    J Dermatol 30:649-54. 2003
    ..Wet work, soaps, and detergents were found to be the most offending irritants. The present study confirmed the fact that hand eczema is a multifactorial disease caused by both irritants and allergens...
  25. ncbi Garlic-fingered chefs
    V G Hubbard
    Department of Dermatology, Bart s and the Royal London NHS Trust, Whitechapel Road, London E1 1BB, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 52:165-6. 2005
  26. ncbi Occupational contact dermatitis, with asthma and rhinitis, from camomile in a cosmetician also with contact urticaria from both camomile and lime flowers
    E Rudzki
    Department of Dermatology, Warsaw Medical School, Koszykowa 82a, 02 008 Warsaw, Poland
    Contact Dermatitis 49:162. 2003
  27. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from triphenyl phosphite
    Denis Sasseville
    McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Canada QC H3A 1A1
    Contact Dermatitis 52:163-4. 2005
  28. ncbi An epidemic of occupational contact dermatitis from an acrylic glue
    Marta Kiec-Swierczynska
    Department of Occupational Diseases, Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine, 8 Sw Teresy Street, 90 950 Lodz, Poland
    Contact Dermatitis 52:121-5. 2005
    ..No cases of allergy to isobornyl acrylate, N,N-methylenebisacrylamide or phosphine oxide were noted...
  29. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from salicyl alcohol and salicylaldehyde in aspen bark (Populus tremula)
    Kristiina Aalto-Korte
    Section of Dermatology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Contact Dermatitis 52:93-5. 2005
    ..Besides salicyl alcohol, salicylaldehyde is also recommended to be used to screen for contact allergy to aspen. Both of these chemicals should be tested in forest workers in areas where aspen is growing...
  30. ncbi Contact urticaria due to nitrile gloves
    H M Horn
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9HA, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 49:163-4. 2003
  31. ncbi Painful dermatitis of the fingertip
    Ruud Valks
    Department of Occupational Dermatology, Instituto Nacional de Medicina y Seguridad del Trabajo, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Contact Dermat 14:219-20. 2003
  32. ncbi Dermatitis artefacta?
    Luis Conde-Salazar
    Servicio de Dermatologia Laboral, Escuela Nacional de Medicina y Seguridad del Trabajo, and the Servicio de Inmunología, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Contact Dermat 14:93-4. 2003
    ..Treatment with topical corticosteroids was initiated, with progressive resolution of the lesions...
  33. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from bisphenol A in vinyl gloves
    Lucretia Matthieu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Contact Dermatitis 49:281-3. 2003
    ..Chemical analysis by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry demonstrated the presence of bisphenol A in the HDV gloves. Replacement by nitrile rubber gloves resulted in complete clearance of the hand dermatitis...
  34. ncbi Contact dermatitis in a bagpipes maker
    Y W Wong
    Department of Dermatology, Old Road, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7LJ, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 49:310. 2003
  35. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from chlorhexidine
    Anthony T J Goon
    St John s Institute of Dermatology, London, United Kingdom
    Dermatitis 15:45-7. 2004
    ..We concluded that allergic contact dermatitis from chlorhexidine is rare. However, when it occurs, it may cause a severe dermatitis reaction...
  36. ncbi Occupational skin diseases among dental nurses
    Kristiina Alanko
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Contact Dermatitis 50:77-82. 2004
    ..Plastic gloves or NRL gloves with a low-protein content are recommended for dental work. Skin exposure to (meth)acrylates should be avoided...
  37. ncbi Patch test results with the metalworking fluid series of the German Contact Dermatitis Research Group (DKG)
    Johannes Geier
    Information Network of Departments of Dermatology, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 51:118-30. 2004
    ..The test series with current MWF allergens has to be kept up-to-date based on information from industry and to be kept concise by eliminating test substances which never cause positive reactions...
  38. ncbi Sensitization to para-phenylenediamine in a streetside temporary tattoo artisan
    Leopoldo Borrego
    Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Universitario Insular y, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Contact Dermatitis 52:288-9. 2005
  39. ncbi [Contact dermatitis due to occupational exposure]
    Kirsti Kalimo
    Suomen Terveystalo, Allergiakeskus, Turku
    Duodecim 121:773-7. 2005
  40. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis due to rubber bands in a packing worker
    Monica Corazza
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Dermatology, University of Ferrara, Via Savonarola 9, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 56:122-3. 2007
  41. doi Airborne allergic contact dermatitis to methylchloroisothiazolinone/methylisothiazolinone in ironing water
    K J Hunter
    Department of Dermatology, St Mary s Hospital, Portsmouth PO3 6AD, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 58:183-4. 2008
  42. ncbi Contact dermatitis from dicyclohexylcarbodiimide
    Saqib J Bashir
    Contact Dermatitis Clinic, St John s Institute of Dermatology, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 56:151-2. 2007
  43. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from 2-N-octyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one
    Kristiina Aalto-Korte
    Control of Hypersensitivity Diseases Team, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health FIOH, Helsinki FI 00250, Finland
    Contact Dermatitis 56:160-3. 2007
    ..Our sewing machine operator with OIT contact allergy had probably been sensitized from mattress textiles...
  44. ncbi Multiple manifestations of chromate contact allergy
    Julia K Gass
    Department of Dermatology, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 56:290-1. 2007
  45. ncbi Pesticide contact dermatitis in fruit and vegetable farmers of Himachal Pradesh (India)
    Ghanshyam Verma
    Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla 171001, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Contact Dermatitis 57:316-20. 2007
    ..Not many studies on pesticide allergic contact dermatitis are available from Himachal Pradesh (India)...
  46. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from ethylcyanoacrylate in an office worker with artificial nails led to months of sick leave
    M Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, SE 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 57:346-7. 2007
  47. ncbi Iodopropynyl butylcarbamate contact allergy from wood preservative
    R F Davis
    Department of Dermatology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, LE1 5WW, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 56:112. 2007
  48. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis among maintenance and clerical workers in a military population
    Dan Slodownik
    Department of Dermatology, Hadassah University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Contact Dermatitis 55:335-7. 2006
    ..Atopy was found to be a risk factor for allergic contact dermatitis in our study and should be screened for in job assignment procedures in the military. Oil and greases contain significant allergens, especially their preservatives...
  49. ncbi Antimicrobial allergy from polyvinyl chloride gloves
    Kristiina Aalto-Korte
    Control of Hypersensitivity Diseases Team, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Arch Dermatol 142:1326-30. 2006
    ..We first suspected delayed-type contact allergy to benzisothiazolinone from polyvinyl chloride (PVC) gloves in 2004. We looked through our medical records from 1991 to 2005 to find similar cases...
  50. ncbi Irritant contact dermatitis precipitating allergic contact dermatitis
    Chelsy L Marty
    Dermatitis 16:87-8; quiz 55-6. 2005
  51. ncbi Glove allergy due to 1,3-diphenylguanidine
    G Piskin
    Department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Contact Dermatitis 54:61-2. 2006
  52. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from hydrangea
    J de Rooij
    Department of Occupational Dermatology, VUmc University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, NL 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Contact Dermatitis 54:65-6. 2006
  53. ncbi Occupational contact dermatitis to Mikrobac Extra in 8 hospital cleaners
    Layla Haj-Younes
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Geneva, Switzerland
    Contact Dermatitis 54:69-70. 2006
  54. ncbi The simultaneous occurrence of contact urticaria from sulbactam and allergic contact dermatitis from ampicillin in a nurse
    Hyun Jo Kwon
    Department of Dermatology, Kangnam St Mary s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Ku, Seoul, Korea
    Contact Dermatitis 54:176-8. 2006
  55. ncbi Hand dermatitis and nail disorders of the workplace
    Hari Dhir
    University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, 11937 US Highway 271, Tyler, TX 75708 3154, and Concentra Health Services, Ste 601, 8868 Research Boulevard, Austin, TX 78758, USA
    Clin Occup Environ Med 5:381-96, viii-ix. 2006
    ..Most of these of the conditions can occur in the workplace and outside of it, so a careful evaluation is necessary to determine the work relatedness of a given condition...
  56. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to N-isopropyl-N-phenyl-p-phenylenediamine from a black rubber 'kidney' used in the ceramics industry
    V J Lewis
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport NP20 2UB, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 55:250-1. 2006
  57. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from olive oil
    Jason D Williams
    Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre, Skin and Cancer Foundation, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Contact Dermatitis 55:251-2. 2006
  58. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from unsaturated polyester resin consisting of maleic anhydride, phthalic anhydride, ethylene glycol and dicyclopentadiene
    Keiko Minamoto
    Department of Public Health, Kumamoto University School of Medicine, 2 2 1 Honjo Kumamoto City 860 0811, Japan
    Contact Dermatitis 46:62-3. 2002
  59. ncbi Hand eczema in 45 bakers - a clinical study
    B Meding
    Occupational Dermatology, National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 48:7-11. 2003
    ..Since considerable medical and social consequences of hand eczema are seen, thorough diagnosis of contact allergy and IgE-mediated allergy in bakers, as well as preventive measures, are essential...
  60. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis in dental professionals: effective diagnosis and treatment
    Curtis P Hamann
    Smart Practice, Phoenix, Ariz 85008, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:185-94. 2003
    ..Common allergens include antimicrobials, preservatives, rubber additives and methacrylates...
  61. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from PEG-4 rapeseed amide in a massage oil
    M Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 47:175-6. 2002
  62. ncbi Contact allergens in 200 patients with hand dermatitis
    Ruth Murphy
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 48:227-8. 2003
  63. ncbi Occupational contact dermatitis from canary-grass seed
    J Monteseirin
    Departamento de Medicina, Servicio Regional de Inmunologia y Alergia, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
    Contact Dermatitis 47:247. 2002
  64. ncbi Relationship of occupation to contact dermatitis: evaluation in patients tested from 1998 to 2000
    Robert L Rietschel
    Department of Dermatology, Ochner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Am J Contact Dermat 13:170-6. 2002
    ..Both irritant and allergic contact dermatitis can be influenced by occupational and nonoccupational environmental exposures...
  65. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from 1-[2-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)-2-(2-propenyloxy) ethyl]-1H-imidazole in a water-based metalworking fluid
    Willem P Piebenga
    Centrum voor Huid en Arbeid, Arnhem Gld, The Netherlands
    Contact Dermatitis 48:285-6. 2003
    ..Water-based metalworking fluids (MWF) frequently cause irritant contact dermatitis (1, 2), and some of their constituents, especially biocides, may induce allergic contact dermatitis (3)...
  66. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from falcarinol
    S Machado
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Geral de Santo Antonio, Porto, Portugal
    Contact Dermatitis 47:113-4. 2002
  67. ncbi Asthma from diisocyanates is not mediated through a Type IV, patch-test-positive mechanism
    L Kanerva
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FIN-00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Contact Dermatitis 44:247. 2001
    ..A T-cell mediated response has been considered to be involved in DI asthma (13) and we therefore wondered whether patch testing might be of any help in its diagnosis...
  68. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to silver and colophonium in a jeweler
    Sanjay Agarwal
    Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, England
    Am J Contact Dermat 13:74. 2002
    ..Readings were taken on day 2 and day 4. Allergic positive reaction to colophonium 20% pet and silver nitrate 0.5% aq was detected. The contact sensitivities to silver and colophonium seem to be occupationally relevant in this case...
  69. ncbi Contact dermatitis due to printer's ink in a milk industry employee: case report and review of the allergen paraphenylenediamine
    M Shapiro
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Contact Dermat 12:109-12. 2001
    ..More likely, the inciting agent was some other ingredient of the printer's ink that cross-reacts with paraphenylenediamine...
  70. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis following exposure to essential oils
    Narelle Bleasel
    Skin and Cancer Foundation, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, and Health Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Australas J Dermatol 43:211-3. 2002
    ..Workers within this industry should be aware of the sensitization potential of these products and the risk of limiting their ability to continue employment...
  71. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis in hospital workers caused by methyldibromo glutaronitrile in a work soap
    V C Diba
    Dermatology and Occupational Health, Singleton Hospital, Swansea, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 48:118-9. 2003
  72. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis due to methyl ethyl ketone peroxide, cobalt naphthenate and acrylates in the manufacture of fibreglass-reinforced plastics
    Keiko Minamoto
    Department of Public Health, Kumamoto University School of Medicine, 2 2 1 Honjo Kumamoto City 860 0811, Japan
    Contact Dermatitis 46:58-9. 2002
  73. ncbi Contact leukoderma secondary to occupational toluenediamine sulfate exposure
    R Mahendran
    Dermatology Department, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 47:117-8. 2002
  74. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis to proparacaine with subsequent cross-sensitization to tetracaine from ophthalmic preparations
    C J Dannaker
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Contact Dermat 12:177-9. 2001
    ..Chronically eczematized skin might result in increased exposure to contact allergens and result in concomitant allergic sensitization. ACD to topical anesthetic agents among ophthalmologists should be recognized as a potential hazard...
  75. ncbi Contact dermatitis in Korean dental technicians
    J Y Lee
    Department of Dermatology, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
    Contact Dermatitis 45:13-6. 2001
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  76. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis in Singapore
    D Ko
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine MD3, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Sci Total Environ 270:97-101. 2001
    ..A study of 272 prefabrication construction workers showed a 14% prevalence rate of occupational dermatitis. Of the 38 cases, 42% were ACD to chromates and rubber chemicals...
  77. ncbi Occupational dermatitis in a highly industrialized Italian region: the experience of four occupational health departments
    M Crippa
    Unità Operativa Ospedaliera di Medicina del Lavoro, Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 270:89-96. 2001
    ..In this period, 1169 cases of occupational dermatitis were diagnosed, subdivided into 768 cases of allergic contact dermatitis (ACD), 337 of irritant contact ..
  78. ncbi [Contact allergy to epoxy resins plastics based on materials collected by the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine]
    Marta Kiec-Swierczynska
    Przychodni Chorób Zawodowych Instytutu Medycyny, Łodzi
    Med Pr 54:145-8. 2003
    Of the 5604 patients examined in 1984-2001 for suspected occupational dermatitis, 160 persons (2.8%) showed allergy to epoxy resins plastics. Allergy was more frequent in men (4.9%) than in women (1...
  79. ncbi Oral lichenoid lesions caused by allergy to mercury in amalgam fillings
    B K Pang
    Contact and Occupational Dermatitis Clinic, Skin and Cancer Foundation, NSW, Australia
    Contact Dermatitis 33:423-7. 1995
    ..for 1 case with cutaneous lichen planus) referred for patch testing during 1985-1994 to the Contact and Occupational Dermatitis Clinic of the Skin & Cancer Foundation, Darlinghurst, were reviewed...
  80. ncbi Glyoxal is an important allergen for (medical care) cleaning staff
    W Uter
    Information Network of Departments of Dermatology IVDK, Georg August University, Department of Dermatology, Gottingen, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 204:251-3. 2001
    ..of glyoxal [CAS 107-22-2] as occupational allergen, a retrospective descriptive analysis of records of an occupational dermatitis clinic in Osnabrück and of national surveillance data of the Information Network of Departments of ..
  81. ncbi The European standard series in 9 European countries, 2002/2003 -- first results of the European Surveillance System on Contact Allergies
    W Uter
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 53:136-45. 2005
    ..contact allergy to chromium compounds, different frequencies were noted in the 2 centres focused on occupational dermatitis (2.3% in the FIOH versus 7.4% in the Nofer Institute)...
  82. ncbi Occupational airborne and hand dermatitis to hop (Humulus lupulus) with non-occupational relapses
    Radosław Spiewak
    Department of Occupational Biohazards, Institute of Agricultural Medicine, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 9:249-52. 2002
    ..Our case shows that connubial contacts with husband working in the same workplace may cause relapses of occupational dermatitis. To our knowledge, this is the first report on the concurrent occupational and connubial dermatitis to hop...
  83. ncbi Occupational skin diseases in nurses
    Ruta Telksniene
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Kaunas Medical University, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 16:241-7. 2003
    ..The aim of the work was to evaluate the incidence of occupational skin diseases in nurses, their morbidity rate, symptoms, possible causes and relation with occupational environment...
  84. ncbi Effectiveness of skin protection creams as a preventive measure in occupational dermatitis: a critical update according to criteria of evidence-based medicine
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstrasse 25 29, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:253-9. 2003
    ..This study attempts to assess the evidence of the generally recommended three-step programme of skin protection in the prevention of occupational skin disease...
  85. ncbi Skin disease in paper mill workers
    F H W Jungbauer
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Groningen, P O Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:109-12. 2005
    ..frequent and prolonged exposure to skin irritants and allergens and may have a higher risk of developing occupational dermatitis. Aims The aim of this study was to determine the extent of skin problems in a paper mill and how much was ..
  86. ncbi Sustained serine proteases activity by prolonged increase in pH leads to degradation of lipid processing enzymes and profound alterations of barrier function and stratum corneum integrity
    Jean Pierre Hachem
    Dermatology, VA Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, 94121, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 125:510-20. 2005
    ..Since prolonged SC neutralization more closely mirrors clinical situations (i.e., neonatal skin, occupational dermatitis conditions), we assessed here whether sustained elevations of SC pH by long-term application of 1,1,3,3-..
  87. ncbi The validity of the Mathias criteria for establishing occupational causation and aggravation of contact dermatitis
    Arieh Ingber
    Department of Dermatology, Hadassah University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem 91010, Israel
    Contact Dermatitis 51:9-12. 2004
    ..4 of the 7 criteria must be positive to conclude occupational dermatitis. In order to evaluate the validity of these criteria, we re-examined 19 patients (17 male and 2 female) ..
  88. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from N,N-methylene-bis-5-methyl-oxazolidine in coolant oils
    Vishal Madan
    Contact Dermatitis Investigation Unit, Dermatology Division, University of Manchester, School of Medicine, Hope Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 55:39-41. 2006
    ..a formaldehyde releasing biocide) present in coolant oils in patients exposed to MWF and with suspected occupational dermatitis (OD). Positive allergic reactions were noted in 15 (4.7%) cases...
  89. doi Accidental poisoning with detomidine and butorphanol
    N Hannah
    Department of Medicine, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:494-5. 2010
    ..Veterinarians often suffer from occupational dermatitis and handle strong sedatives with no gloves while working around unpredictable animals...
  90. ncbi Contact sensitizations in metalworkers with occupational dermatitis exposed to water-based metalworking fluids: results of the research project "FaSt"
    Johannes Geier
    Informationsverbund Dermatologischer Kliniken, University of Gottingen, von Siebold Strasse 3, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 77:543-51. 2004
    ..From 1999 to 2001, a study on contact allergies among patients with occupational dermatitis (OD) called "Fruhzeitige Erkennung allergener Stoffe bei beruflicher und nicht-beruflicher Exposition" (..
  91. ncbi Occupational airborne allergic contact dermatitis caused by gold
    Simonetta Giorgini
    Department of Dermatological Sciences, Florence University, Florence, Italy
    Dermatitis 21:284-7. 2010
    ..We analyzed and discussed the occupational dermatitis of two women working as restorers...
  92. ncbi Mixture effects of JP-8 additives on the dermal disposition of jet fuel components
    R E Baynes
    Center for Cutaneous Toxicology and Residue Pharmacology, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 175:269-81. 2001
    Aliphatic and aromatic components in formulated jet fuels can cause occupational dermatitis. However, the influence of JP-8 performance additives (DIEGME, 8Q21, and Stadis450) on the dermal disposition of fuel components is not well ..
  93. doi Cutaneous and respiratory symptoms among professional cleaners
    Carrie B Lynde
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Occup Med (Lond) 59:249-54. 2009
    b>Occupational dermatitis is very common and has a large economic impact. Cleaners are at an increased risk for both work-related cutaneous and respiratory symptoms.
  94. ncbi Use of patch testing for identifying allergen causing chronic urticaria
    Ashimav Deb Sharma
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 74:114-7. 2008
    ..study was to evaluate the role of patch testing for the etiological diagnosis of chronic urticaria (CU) by using the Indian standard battery of patch test allergens approved by Contact and Occupational Dermatitis Forum of India (CODFI).
  95. ncbi Occupational dermatitis in a milk industry worker due to Kathon CG
    Virginia Fernandez-Redondo
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, and the Medical School, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Dermatitis 15:73-4. 2004
    ..The most common sources of exposure for people are cosmetics and toiletries. Occupational contact dermatitis is unusual among milk industry workers because of the high level of factory automation...
  96. ncbi [Occupational dermatitis in health care personnel]
    Annick Barbaud
    Service de dermatologie Hôpital Fournier 54035 Nancy
    Rev Prat 52:1425-32. 2002
    ....
  97. ncbi [Preventing skin damage in beauticians]
    W Uter
    Universitat Osnabruck, Osnabruck
    Gesundheitswesen 63:S32-4. 2001
    The incidence of occupational dermatitis of the hands is particularly high in the hairdressing trade...
  98. ncbi [Prevention of occupational dermatitis]
    Christian Geraut
    Centre hospitalier universitaire Hôtel Dieu 44093 Nantes
    Rev Prat 52:1446-50. 2002
    ....
  99. doi [Overview of five years of occupational dermatology: The role of atopy]
    N Garçon-Michel
    CHU Morvan, Brest, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 137:681-7. 2010
    The management of occupational dermatitis is often complex and relies on skills in both dermatology and occupational medicine. A bidisciplinary occupational dermatology consultation was set up in 2002 at Brest CHU...
  100. ncbi Prediction of irritancy in the human skin irritancy model and occupational setting
    R A Tupker
    Department of Dermatology, Antonius Hospital, NL 3430 EM Nieuwegein, The Netherlands
    Contact Dermatitis 49:61-9. 2003
    ..In recent decades, there has been increasing interest in factors influencing the development of occupational dermatitis by means of prospective cohort studies. This promising new area of investigation is discussed separately.
  101. ncbi Glove selection as personal protective equipment and occupational dermatitis among Japanese midwives
    Minako Sasaki
    Department of Nursing Administration, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Hongo, Japan
    J Occup Health 48:35-43. 2006
    ..bloodborne pathogens and management of glove selection in the workplace, 2) survey the experience with occupational dermatitis and other allergic symptoms, 3) explore the relationships between occupational dermatitis experience and ..

Research Grants39

  1. Occupational Skin Disease Among Minority Farmworkers
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, a clinic study will use telemedicine procedures to diagnosis OSD among 150 farm-workers who present at migrant clinics and delineate the risks associated with these diagnoses. ..
  2. African American Men Prostate & Colorectal Cancer Belief
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A preliminary framework of the intervention strategy for this R01 application will be developed and evaluated as part of this project. ..
  3. Community Participatory Approach to Measuring Farmworker Pesticide Exposures: PAC
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Mixture Effects on the Dermal Absorption of Biocides
    Ronald Baynes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Comparative analysis of interaction coefficients between the MCF and biological systems will provide some insight into dominant physicochemical interactions influencing dermal absorption of biocides in chemical mixtures. ..
  5. Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  6. Community Participatory Approach to Measuring Farmworker Pesticide Exposures: PAC
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  7. Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & Health
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  8. Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  9. Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  10. Influence of Metal-Working Fluid Formulations on Dermal Absorption of Biocides
    Ronald E Baynes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Ultimately, the products of this research will help inform the development and risk assessment of formulations that afford greater protection. ..
  11. DERMAL ABSORPTION OF CUTTING FLUID MIXTURES
    Ronald Baynes; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This experimental approach allows interaction models to be built which can be used to assess other workplace mixtures. ..
  12. Casa A Campo: Pesticide Safety for Farmworkers' Families
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  13. LA FAMILIA REDUCING FARMWORKER PESTICIDE EXPOSURE
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..while the results of the project are disseminated to regional and national farmworker groups, to those providing health care to farmworkers, and in the research literature. ..
  14. Farmwoker Environmental Health Research Comparable Data
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The purpose of limiting the size of the conference is to facilitate active interaction, discussion and debate among leaders in the field. ..
  15. Differences in CAM Use Among Minority Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Mixture Effects on the Dermal Absorption of Biocides
    Ronald Baynes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Comparative analysis of interaction coefficients between the MCF and biological systems will provide some insight into dominant physicochemical interactions influencing dermal absorption of biocides in chemical mixtures. ..
  17. Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & Health
    Thomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....