- 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
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from bisphenol A in vinyl gloves
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...
- Hand eczema severity and quality of life: a cross-sectional, multicentre study of hand eczema patients
Department of Dermatology, Roskilde Hospital, University of Copenhagen, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 59:43-7. 2008
..Hand eczema is a chronic disease with negative impact on quality of life (QoL). In this study, QoL in hand eczema patients is assessed and related to age, sex, severity, and diagnostic subgroups...
- Hand eczema classification: a cross-sectional, multicentre study of the aetiology and morphology of hand eczema
T L Diepgen
Department of Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Thibautstr 3, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
Br J Dermatol 160:353-8. 2009
..Randomized controlled trials investigating the treatment of hand eczema are called for. For this, as well as for clinical purposes, a generally accepted classification system for hand eczema is needed...
- The epidemiology of hand eczema in the general population--prevalence and main findings
Jacob P Thyssen
National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermato Allergology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 62:75-87. 2010
..The aetiology of hand eczema is multifactorial and includes environmental as well as genetic factors. Future studies should focus on unresolved areas of hand eczema, for example, genetic predisposition...
- The hand eczema severity index (HECSI): a scoring system for clinical assessment of hand eczema. A study of inter- and intraobserver reliability
National Allergy Research Centre and Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 152:302-7. 2005
..There is a need for a standardized clinical grading system for a more objective and accurate assessment of the severity of hand eczema (HE)...
- Clinical severity and prognosis of hand eczema
National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 160:1229-36. 2009
..Hand eczema (HE) is a frequent, long-lasting disease with both personal and societal repercussions. Consequently, more information is needed on factors that maintain symptoms...
- Effectiveness of skin protection creams in the prevention of occupational dermatitis: results of a randomized, controlled trial
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...
- A randomised controlled intervention study on prevention of work related skin problems among gut cleaners in swine slaughterhouses
M A Flyvholm
National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Occup Environ Med 62:642-9. 2005
..The intervention consisted of an evidence based prevention programme and a documented method for implementation...
- A double-blind, randomized study to assess the effectiveness of different moisturizers in preventing dermatitis induced by hand washing to simulate healthcare use
Skin Research Centre, University of Leeds, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
Br J Dermatol 162:1088-92. 2010
..However, irritant contact dermatitis of the hands as a result of repeated hand washing is a potential complication that may be preventable by the regular use of an emollient...
- Prevention of work-related skin problems in student auxiliary nurses: an intervention study
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 44:297-303. 2001
..005), but not for the intervention group, was seen after 10 weeks of practical training. In conclusion, the present intervention study shows promising results from the use of an educational programme...
- Prevention of occupational skin disease: a workplace intervention study in geriatric nurses
Institution for Statutory Accident Insurance and Prevention in the Health and Welfare Services, Pappelallee 35 37, 22089 Hamburg, Germany
Br J Dermatol 161:337-44. 2009
..Health care workers have an increased risk of occupational dermatosis...
- Acral peeling skin syndrome: a case of two brothers
Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
Pediatr Dermatol 26:328-30. 2009
..Two biopsies from flaccid blisters on the feet were taken from the older brother, which revealed cleavage at the level of the stratum corneum. A diagnosis of acral peeling skin syndrome was made...
- Herpes simplex virus: an occupational hazard in dentistry
M A O Lewis
Dental School, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
Int Dent J 54:103-11. 2004
..The management options for recurrent herpes labialis are also reviewed...
- Hand eczema: causes, course, and prognosis I
Niels K Veien
The Dermatology Clinic, Vesterbro 99, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 58:330-4. 2008
..Hand eczema is a common dermatosis. The course is often protracted. The prognosis is not well described...
- Delay in medical attention to hand eczema: a follow-up study
National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 161:1294-300. 2009
..Hand eczema often runs a chronic course but early medical intervention may be assumed to improve the prognosis...
- The Hand Eczema Trial (HET): Design of a randomised clinical trial of the effect of classification and individual counselling versus no intervention among health-care workers with hand eczema
Kristina Sophie Ibler
Department of Dermatology, Roskilde Hospital, Roskilde, Denmark
BMC Dermatol 10:8. 2010
..32 per 1000 person-years. Consequences of hand eczema include chronic severe eczema, prolonged sick leave, unemployment, and impaired quality of life. New preventive strategies are needed to reduce occupational hand eczema...
- Hand manifestations of diabetes mellitus
Peter G Fitzgibbons
Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
J Hand Surg Am 33:771-5. 2008
..This review examines the known problems associated with diabetes, as well as some of the clinical findings noted in these patients, who often have multiple visits for hand conditions over time...
- Health-related quality of life and hand eczema--a comparison of two instruments, including factor analysis
Lena Marie Wallenhammar
Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Stockholm County Council and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
J Invest Dermatol 122:1381-9. 2004
..The SF-36 therefore appears suitable for use in future studies for measuring HRQL, and gender differences in HRQL, in persons with reported hand eczema...
- Hand eczema guidelines based on the Danish guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of hand eczema
Department of Dermato Allergology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 65:3-12. 2011
..Classification of hand eczema has traditionally been based both on aetiology and clinical appearance. For 20% of cases, the aetiology is unknown...
- The use of a measure of acute irritation to predict the outcome of repeated usage of hand soap products
Department of Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
Br J Dermatol 164:1311-5. 2011
..However, an increasing number of healthcare workers are experiencing irritant contact dermatitis of the hands as a result of repeated hand washing. This may lead to a reduced level of compliance with regard to hand hygiene...
- Exposures related to hand eczema: a study of healthcare workers
Kristina S Ibler
Department of Dermatology, Roskilde University Hospital, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 66:247-53. 2012
..Hand eczema is common in healthcare workers, owing to intensive exposure to wet work and skin irritants. Targeted interventions and vocational guidance based on documented exposures and risk factors are needed...
- A review of the use of the dermatology life quality index as a criterion in clinical guidelines and health technology assessments in psoriasis and chronic hand eczema
Mohammad K A Basra
Department of Dermatology and Wound Healing, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XN Wales, UK
Dermatol Clin 30:237-44, viii. 2012
..The need for future studies of chronic hand eczema to incorporate DLQI to document quality-of-life outcomes with new treatments is also discussed...
- Dermatoscopy in the diagnosis of tinea nigra
Marcus Henrique de S B Xavier
Universidade Federal Fluminense, Hospital Universitario Antonio Pedro, Servico de Dermatologia, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dermatol Online J 14:15. 2008
..Thus, dermoscopy is a fast, useful, clinical adjunctive tool in differentiating tinea nigra from melanocytic lesion...
- Medical consultations in relation to severity of hand eczema in the general population
National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 158:773-7. 2008
..Hand eczema is a common disease with a wide severity spectrum. Little information exists concerning the association between the severity of hand eczema and medical consultations...
- Therapeutic options for chronic hand dermatitis
Erin M Warshaw
Dermatology Department, University of Minnesota and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, 55417, USA
Dermatol Ther 17:240-50. 2004
..e., dyshidrosis), and chronic vesicular hand dermatitis. In the present review, therapeutic options for these types of hand dermatitis are discussed in detail, focusing on treatments for recalcitrant hand dermatitis...
- Staphylococcus aureus and hand eczema severity
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 161:772-7. 2009
..The role of bacterial infections in hand eczema (HE) remains to be assessed...
- Prevalence and risk factors of occupational hand dermatoses in electronics workers
Judith Shu Chu Shiao
Department of Nursing, Chung Hwa College of Medical Technology, Tainan, Taiwan
Toxicol Ind Health 20:1-7. 2004
..We conducted a field investigation to determine the prevalence, patterns and risk factors of occupational hand dermatoses among electronics workers...
- Effectiveness of prevention programmes for hand dermatitis: a systematic review of the literature
Robin F van Gils
Department of Public and Occupational Health and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Contact Dermatitis 64:63-72. 2011
..It can be concluded that there is moderate evidence for the effectiveness of prevention programmes of hand dermatitis versus usual care or no intervention. However, more high quality studies including cost-effectiveness are needed...
- Overview of studies of treatments for hand eczema-the EDEN hand eczema survey
A M Van Coevorden
Dermatology Department, Groningen University Hospital, The Netherlands
Br J Dermatol 151:446-51. 2004
..Hand eczema is a major cause of morbidity and lost earnings. Many interventions ranging from topical steroids to oral ciclosporin are used, but their evidence base and the best methods to assess their efficacy are uncertain...
- Relation between diagnoses on severity, sick leave and loss of job among patients with occupational hand eczema
R S Cvetkovski
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Niels Andersensvej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 152:93-8. 2005
..Previous studies suggest that OHE caused by allergic contact dermatitis and atopic dermatitis (AD) carries the worst prognosis...
- Primary prevention in health care employees: a prospective intervention study with a 3-year training period
Department of Dermatology, Philipp University, Marburg, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 54:202-9. 2006
..Therefore, teaching and continuous motivation regarding preventive individual and collective measures during the training of medical staff should be an obliged part of the curriculum...
- OEESC-2005--summing up on the theme irritants and wet work
Mari Ann Flyvholm
Skin Allergy and Irritation, National Institute of Occupational Health, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 55:317-21. 2006
- Exposure of the hands to wet work in nurses
F H W Jungbauer
Department of Dermatology, Groningen University Hospital, Post Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
Contact Dermatitis 50:225-9. 2004
..Preventive programmes can focus on decreasing the frequency of wet hands by encouraging the use of gloves; the use of gloves should not only be advised to prevent infections but also to protect against hand dermatitis...
- Quality of life and depression in a population of occupational hand eczema patients
Rikke Skoet Cvetkovski
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 54:106-11. 2006
..The prevalence of moderate-to-severe depression was 9%. Only minor changes in QoL and depressive symptoms were found after 12 months of follow up...
- A survey of occupational hand eczema in Denmark
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 51:159-66. 2004
- Prognosis of occupational hand eczema: a follow-up study
Rikke Skoet Cvetkovski
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
Arch Dermatol 142:305-11. 2006
..To identify prognostic risk factors in patients with occupational hand eczema (OHE)...
- Educational and dermatological aspects of secondary individual prevention in healthcare workers
Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 54:254-60. 2006
..In the future, similar educational programmes should be offered for employees of other professions with an increased risk for OSD...
- Digital ulcers: overt vascular disease in systemic sclerosis
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:iii19-24. 2009
- Self-reported hand eczema in a hospital population
Mari Ann Flyvholm
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 57:110-5. 2007
..In conclusion, high frequencies of hand eczema were observed among assistant nurses, nurses, and nursing aids. Hand eczema was more frequent among women and in the younger age groups...
- [Therapy of hand eczema. What can we learn from the published clinical studies?]
T L Diepgen
Abteilung Klinische Sozialmedizin mit Schwerpunkt Berufs und Umweltdermatologie, Universitatsklinikum, Heidelberg
Hautarzt 56:224-31. 2005
..There is a need for high-quality RCTs on therapy for hand eczema regarding established as well as new treatment options taking different subgroups of hand eczema into consideration...
- Antineoplastic therapy-induced palmar plantar erythrodysesthesia ('hand-foot') syndrome. Incidence, recognition and management
Instituto Valenciano de Oncologia, Valencia, Spain
Am J Clin Dermatol 1:225-34. 2000
..It could be of interest to consider them as preventive measures when drugs with a strong association with PPE are going to be administered...
- Hand eczema in Swedish adults - changes in prevalence between 1983 and 1996
Occupational Dermatology, National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
J Invest Dermatol 118:719-23. 2002
- Psychological factors associated with hand dermatoses: which subgroup needs additional psychological care?
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
Br J Dermatol 146:1031-7. 2002
The aetiology of hand dermatoses (HD) is very heterogeneous. Psychological influences on severity and coping in hand eczema have been only rarely investigated.
- Treatment of hand eczema
N K Veien
Department of Dermatology, University of Copenhagen, Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Skin Therapy Lett 8:4-7. 2003
..Botulinum toxin has been used with success in the treatment of dyshidrotic hand eczema. PUVA is effective as a systemic treatment. Bath-PUVA treatment, UVB and Grenz rays can also suppress hand eczema...
- Management of chronic hand eczema
Thomas L Diepgen
Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 57:203-10. 2007
..There is a strong need for RCTs of existing and new treatment options based on clearly diagnosed subtypes of HE and its severity...
- Occupational contact dermatitis in nurses with hand eczema
R M Strauss
Department of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
Contact Dermatitis 44:293-6. 2001
..Natural rubber latex allergy, both delayed and immediate, is a significant problem, and nurses at risk should be tested for both types of hypersensitivity, as well as being patch tested to standard, rubber and medicaments series...
- Incidence of hand eczema in a population-based twin cohort: genetic and environmental risk factors
National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Ledreborg Alle 40, 1, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 157:552-7. 2007
..Population-based studies on the incidence of hand eczema are sparse...
- Skin care management: educational aspects
Hans Joachim Schwanitz
Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine and Health Theory, University of Osnabrueck, Sedanstrasse 115, 49090 Osnabrueck, Germany
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:374-81. 2003
..In conclusion, prevention of occupational skin diseases and maintenance of health can be achieved by the conditioning of individual behaviour via specific educational programmes in addition to dermatological care...
- Secondary individual prevention of hand dermatitis in geriatric nurses
Nanna Y Schurer
Department of Dermatology, Human Sciences, University of Osnabruck, Sedanstrasse 115, 49090 Osnabrück, Germany
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:149-57. 2005
..The incidence of occupational skin disease (OSD) in geriatric nurses (GNs) is increasing in Germany...
- Rapid treatment of tinea nigra palmaris with ciclopirox olamine gel, 0.77%
Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
Skinmed 5:201-3. 2006
..The patient applied ciclopirox olamine gel, 0.77% b.i.d. for 3 days. Following this brief therapeutic intervention, the lesion resolved completely (Figure 2). She remained clear during the ensuing 14-month follow-up...
- Validity of self-reports of hand eczema
Occupational Dermatology, National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
Contact Dermatitis 45:99-103. 2001
..It is concluded that self-reported 1-year prevalence of hand eczema considerably underestimates the true prevalence...
- Hand eczema and quality of life: a population-based study
Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
Br J Dermatol 161:397-403. 2009
..Hand eczema is a common disease in the population and is of interest from a public health perspective. Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is increasingly being measured in dermatology...
- Hand-foot skin reaction increases with cumulative sorafenib dose and with combination anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy
Nilofer S Azad
Medical Oncology Branch, Biostatistics and Data Management Section, Center for Cancer Research, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Clin Cancer Res 15:1411-6. 2009
..We retrospectively analyzed dermatologic toxicity in patients receiving combined antiangiogenic therapy involving sorafenib and bevacizumab...
- Fifteen-year follow-up of hand eczema: persistence and consequences
Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
Br J Dermatol 152:975-80. 2005
..Hand eczema is a skin disease often with a long-lasting and relapsing course. The long-term prognosis in the general population is unknown...
- [Skin protection and skin disease prevention courses for secondary prevention in health care workers: first results after two years of implementation]
Abteilung Klinische Sozialmedizin, Berufs und Umweltdermatologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:33-8. 2005
..The major aims are to improve individual skin protection and skin care habits, as well as to optimize diagnostic procedures and therapy...
- Hand eczema in geriatric nurses in Germany--prevalence and risk factors
Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine, and Health Theory, University of Osnabrueck, Osnabrueck, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 60:136-43. 2009
..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to collect data on the prevalence of hand eczema and relevant risk factors in geriatric nurses in Germany...
- Severity of hand eczema assessed by patients and dermatologist using a photographic guide
National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 156:77-80. 2007
..The severity of hand eczema is of interest in epidemiological studies. Ideally, as no validated methods of self-assessment exist, a dermatologist should examine all subjects. However, this is very resource intensive...
- Construction and validation of a photographic guide for assessing severity of chronic hand dermatitis
P J Coenraads
Rijnstate Hospital, 6815 AB Arnhem, The Netherlands
Br J Dermatol 152:296-301. 2005
..A standardized instrument is needed to rate the overall severity of chronic hand dermatitis (CHD), in particular during clinical trials...
- Dermal tolerance and effect on skin hydration of a new ethanol-based hand gel
Scientific Affairs, Bode Chemie GmbH and Co, Hamburg, Germany
J Hosp Infect 52:297-301. 2002
- Allergic contact dermatitis to 2(thiocyano-methylthio) benzothiazole present in a packaging wood
Department of Dermatology, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08916 Badalona, Spain
Contact Dermatitis 57:121-2. 2007
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from essential oils in aromatherapists
Department of Dermatology, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
Contact Dermatitis 56:181-2. 2007
- 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
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from 2-N-octyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one
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...
- 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
- Mechanical irritation triggering allergic contact dermatitis from essential oils in a masseur
FAZ Floridsdorf Allergy Center, Vienna, Austria
Contact Dermatitis 54:297-9. 2006
- 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
- Allergic contact dermatitis due to rubber bands in a packing worker
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Dermatology, University of Ferrara, Via Savonarola 9, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
Contact Dermatitis 56:122-3. 2007
- 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
- Occupational exposure to methyl iodide
Department of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Dermatitis 18:49-51. 2007
- 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
- Pesticide contact dermatitis in fruit and vegetable farmers of Himachal Pradesh (India)
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)...
- 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
- Allergic contact dermatitis from ethylcyanoacrylate in an office worker with artificial nails led to months of sick leave
Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, SE 20502 Malmo, Sweden
Contact Dermatitis 57:346-7. 2007
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to cobalt octoate included as an accelerator in a polyester resin
Namrata S Anavekar
Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre, Skin and Cancer Foundation, Victoria, Australia
Australas J Dermatol 47:143-4. 2006
..It also illustrates the difficulties in relying on material safety data sheets to identify all possible allergens...
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from monoethanolamine in a dental nurse
Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine and Health Theory, University of Osnabrueck, Sedanstr 115, 49090 Osnabrueck, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 56:292-3. 2007
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to methyldibromoglutaronitrile in hand degreasing toilet paper
M E Marcano
Department of Occupational Dermatology, Escuela Nacional de Medicina del Trabajo, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Pabellón 8, Madrid 28040, Spain
Contact Dermatitis 57:126-7. 2007
..We believe that physicians must keep in mind that MDBGN is a strong allergen either mixed or as a single component of industrial moist toilet papers. MDBGN must be taken into account for OACD at an appropriate work environment...
- Occupational contact allergy to cysteamine hydrochloride in permanent-wave solutions
Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital MAS, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
Contact Dermatitis 56:295-6. 2007
- Positive patch test reactions to formaldehyde releasers indicating contact allergy to formaldehyde
Information Network of Department of Dermatology IVDK, Georg August University, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 58:175-7. 2008
- 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
- 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
- Glove allergy due to 1,3-diphenylguanidine
Department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Contact Dermatitis 54:61-2. 2006
- Contact dermatitis due to printer's ink in a milk industry employee: case report and review of the allergen paraphenylenediamine
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...
- Painful dermatitis of the fingertip
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
- Permanent-wave dermatitis: contact allergy to cysteamine hydrochloride
Maeran C Landers
Department of Dermatology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Am J Contact Dermat 14:157-60. 2003
..CHC contained in "neutral" permanent-wave preparations has been used in American beauty salons since 1993. We briefly discuss the introduction and significance of CHC in permanent waves...
- Occupational contact dermatitis caused by rhodium
E Gómez de la Fuente
Am J Contact Dermat 14:172-3. 2003
- Generalized eczematous contact dermatitis from cocobolo wood
Anna D Guanche
Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Am J Contact Dermat 14:90-2. 2003
..After successful patch testing with shavings and sawdust in the absence of the purified chemical allergen, avoidance of the timber resulted in the resolution of his symptoms...
- Dermatitis artefacta?
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...
- Chromium allergy: significance of both Cr(III) and Cr(VI)
M B Hansen
The National Allergy Research Centre for Consumer Products, University of Copenhagen, Gentofte Hospital, Ledreborg Alle 40, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 49:206-12. 2003
..Rather than regarding chromium dermatitis as a result of Cr(VI) allergy alone, it may be more correct to consider it as a result of a combined Cr(III) and Cr(VI) allergy...
- Occupational contact dermatitis, with asthma and rhinitis, from camomile in a cosmetician also with contact urticaria from both camomile and lime flowers
Department of Dermatology, Warsaw Medical School, Koszykowa 82a, 02 008 Warsaw, Poland
Contact Dermatitis 49:162. 2003
- Pattern of contact sensitivity in Indian patients with hand eczema
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...
- 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...
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to silver and colophonium in a jeweler
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...
- Bilateral palmar dermatitis
Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Am J Contact Dermat 13:75-6. 2002
- Type I and Type IV sensitization to Anisakis simplex in 2 patients with hand eczema
Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Servicio de Dermatologia Laboral, Pabellón 8 Facultad de Medicina, Madrid, Spain
Contact Dermatitis 46:361. 2002
- Occupational contact dermatitis from propolis
Department of Dermatology, Hospital Munich Schwabing, Munich, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 47:52. 2002
- Occupational airborne allergic contact dermatitis from mesna
Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine, Lodz, Poland
Contact Dermatitis 48:171. 2003
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis in a company manufacturing boards coated with isocyanate lacquer
Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
Contact Dermatitis 48:255-60. 2003
..When aiming at diagnosing contact allergy to isocyanates, it is desirable to perform a late reading, as positive reactions appear late. MDA appears to be a good marker for isocyanate hypersensitivity...
- 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)...
- Dithiocarbamate-induced allergic contact dermatitis
F A Campbell
Contact Dermatitis Investigation Unit, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, UK
Contact Dermatitis 49:305-6. 2003
- 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