hand dermatoses

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  1. ncbi Quality of life, use of topical medications and socio-economic data in hand eczema: a Swedish nationwide survey
    Kerstin Bingefors
    Department of Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 91:452-8. 2011
  2. ncbi 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
  3. ncbi Prevalence of hand eczema in an adult Swedish population and the relationship to risk occupation and smoking
    Peter Montnemery
    Department of Community Medicine Division of Geriatric Medicine, Lund University and Respiratory Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 85:429-32. 2005
  4. ncbi 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
  5. pmc Hands4U: a multifaceted strategy to implement guideline-based recommendations to prevent hand eczema in health care workers: design of a randomised controlled trial and (cost) effectiveness evaluation
    Esther W C van der Meer
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:669. 2011
  6. ncbi Lifestyle factors and hand eczema in a Swedish adolescent population
    Kari Röhrl
    Department of Cancer and Surgery, Centre of Oncology, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Norway
    Contact Dermatitis 62:170-6. 2010
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of skin protection measures in prevention of occupational hand eczema: results of a prospective randomized controlled trial over a follow-up period of 1 year
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:362-70. 2010
  8. ncbi The hand eczema severity index (HECSI): a scoring system for clinical assessment of hand eczema. A study of inter- and intraobserver reliability
    E Held
    National Allergy Research Centre and Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Dermatol 152:302-7. 2005
  9. pmc 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
  10. ncbi Occupational skin-disease data in Europe
    Thomas L Diepgen
    Department of Social Medicine, Center of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Bergheimer Strasse 58, 99115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:331-8. 2003

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  1. ncbi Quality of life, use of topical medications and socio-economic data in hand eczema: a Swedish nationwide survey
    Kerstin Bingefors
    Department of Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 91:452-8. 2011
    ..5%, n = 3,274) compared with those aged 65 years and over (4.3%, n = 1,151). This survey clearly demonstrates the impact of hand eczema on several dimensions of life and also highlights age, gender and socioeconomic differences...
  2. ncbi 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...
  3. ncbi Prevalence of hand eczema in an adult Swedish population and the relationship to risk occupation and smoking
    Peter Montnemery
    Department of Community Medicine Division of Geriatric Medicine, Lund University and Respiratory Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 85:429-32. 2005
    ..Aggregated risk occupation or categorized occupation such as medical and nursing work, production or service were not significantly associated with 1-year prevalence of hand eczema...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. pmc Hands4U: a multifaceted strategy to implement guideline-based recommendations to prevent hand eczema in health care workers: design of a randomised controlled trial and (cost) effectiveness evaluation
    Esther W C van der Meer
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:669. 2011
    ..Therefore, a multifaceted implementation strategy (MIS) is developed to implement these recommendations to reduce hand eczema among health care workers performing wet work...
  6. ncbi Lifestyle factors and hand eczema in a Swedish adolescent population
    Kari Röhrl
    Department of Cancer and Surgery, Centre of Oncology, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Norway
    Contact Dermatitis 62:170-6. 2010
    ..Hand eczema risk factors are potentially associated with lifestyle, and changes in lifestyle may influence the prevalence of this condition...
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of skin protection measures in prevention of occupational hand eczema: results of a prospective randomized controlled trial over a follow-up period of 1 year
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:362-70. 2010
    ..We recently found a very low adherence to a generally recommended skin protection regimen in a sample of 1355 metalworkers...
  8. ncbi The hand eczema severity index (HECSI): a scoring system for clinical assessment of hand eczema. A study of inter- and intraobserver reliability
    E Held
    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)...
  9. pmc 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...
  10. ncbi Occupational skin-disease data in Europe
    Thomas L Diepgen
    Department of Social Medicine, Center of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Bergheimer Strasse 58, 99115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:331-8. 2003
    ..7 to 1.5 cases per 1,000 per year as a gross average, while the problem in specific occupational groups is more pronounced. Reliable data on social and economic impact are very scarce...
  11. ncbi Self-reported skin exposure -- a population-based study
    Ingegard Anveden
    Occupational and Environmental Health, Centre for Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:272-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, individuals with or without hand eczema seem to have similar exposure to skin irritants. Using job titles as a proxy for exposure gives misclassification, which may result in underestimation of the hand eczema risk...
  12. ncbi Hand eczema extent and morphology--association and influence on long-term prognosis
    Birgitta Meding
    Occupational Dermatology, National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Invest Dermatol 127:2147-51. 2007
    ..Recording morphology did not add significant information when assessing long-term prognosis. Consequently, our study indicates that preference should be given to uncomplicated assessment of eczema extent in studies on hand eczema...
  13. ncbi Hand eczema among healthcare professionals in the Netherlands: prevalence, absenteeism, and presenteeism
    Esther W C van der Meer
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Contact Dermatitis 69:164-71. 2013
    ..Healthcare professionals have a high risk of developing hand eczema. Hand eczema can interfere with their work...
  14. ncbi A double-blind, randomized study to assess the effectiveness of different moisturizers in preventing dermatitis induced by hand washing to simulate healthcare use
    C Williams
    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...
  15. pmc Integrated, multidisciplinary care for hand eczema: design of a randomized controlled trial and cost-effectiveness study
    Robin F van Gils
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:438. 2009
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  16. ncbi Hand eczema and quality of life: a population-based study
    C Moberg
    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...
  17. ncbi 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...
  18. ncbi Validation of self-reporting of hand eczema among Danish hairdressing apprentices
    Anne Bregnhøj
    Department of Dermato Allergology, Research Centre for Hairdressers and Beauticians, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 65:146-50. 2011
    ..Most studies use self-reported hand eczema as a cost-effective method to estimate the prevalence of hand eczema. No validation studies on self-reported hand eczema among hairdressing apprentices exist...
  19. ncbi The association between contact allergy and hand eczema in 2 cross-sectional surveys 8 years apart
    Niels Henrik Nielsen
    Departments of Dermatology, Gentofte and Bispebjerg Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 47:71-7. 2002
    ..It was indicated that it might be possible to prevent the hand eczema related to nickel allergy by exposure regulation, public education or both...
  20. ncbi The effectiveness of integrated care for patients with hand eczema: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Robin F van Gils
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Contact Dermatitis 66:197-204. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of integrated, multidisciplinary care as compared with usual care for patients with moderate to severe, chronic hand eczema after 26 weeks of follow-up...
  21. ncbi Primary prevention in health care employees: a prospective intervention study with a 3-year training period
    Harald Loffler
    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...
  22. ncbi Self-diagnosed dermatitis in adults. Results from a population survey in Stockholm
    B Meding
    Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 45:341-5. 2001
    ..Dermatitis appears to be a common health problem. This fact should be made clear to those who give priority and allocate resources to health problems, e.g., by participation of dermatologists in performing population-based surveys...
  23. pmc Chronic hand eczema--self-management and prognosis: a study protocol for a randomised clinical trial
    Annette Mollerup
    National Allergy Research Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Gentofte, Denmark
    BMC Dermatol 12:6. 2012
    ..Self-management of the disease is pivotal and involves self-monitoring of the condition, medication adherence, and preventive behaviour. Interventions best to support the individual in this ongoing process need to be developed...
  24. ncbi Long-term effectiveness of secondary prevention in geriatric nurses with occupational hand eczema: the challenge of a controlled study design
    Annika Wilke
    Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine and Health Theory, University of Osnabruck, Sedanstrasse 115, 49090 Osnabrück, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 66:79-86. 2012
    ..The high prevalence of occupational dermatoses indicates the need for effective and sustainable prevention strategies...
  25. pmc Skin care education and individual counselling versus treatment as usual in healthcare workers with hand eczema: randomised clinical trial
    Kristina Sophie Ibler
    Department of Dermatology, Roskilde Hospital, Health Science Faculty, Køgevej 7 13, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    BMJ 345:e7822. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of a secondary prevention programme with education on skin care and individual counselling versus treatment as usual in healthcare workers with hand eczema...
  26. ncbi 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...
  27. ncbi 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...
  28. ncbi 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...
  29. ncbi 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...
  30. ncbi Delay in medical attention to hand eczema: a follow-up study
    M Hald
    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...
  31. ncbi Acral peeling skin syndrome: a case of two brothers
    Oojwala Wakade
    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...
  32. ncbi 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...
  33. pmc 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...
  34. ncbi Hand eczema guidelines based on the Danish guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of hand eczema
    Torkil Menne
    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...
  35. ncbi The use of a measure of acute irritation to predict the outcome of repeated usage of hand soap products
    C Williams
    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...
  36. ncbi 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...
  37. ncbi 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...
  38. ncbi Risk factors influencing the development of hand eczema in a population-based twin sample
    L E Bryld
    Department of Dermatology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Br J Dermatol 149:1214-20. 2003
    ..A population-based twin study has recently shown that genetic factors are of significance for hand eczema...
  39. ncbi Fifteen-year follow-up of hand eczema: persistence and consequences
    B Meding
    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...
  40. ncbi 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...
  41. ncbi Self-reported skin exposure--validation of questions by observation
    Ingegard Anveden
    Occupational and Environmental Health, Centre for Public Health, SE 17176, Stockholm, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 55:186-91. 2006
    ..We consider the questions regarding skin exposure to water, foodstuffs, protective gloves, and hand-washing to be useful for future studies. The observation method seems to be reliable, useful, and easy to apply...
  42. pmc 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...
  43. ncbi Validity of self-reports of hand eczema
    B Meding
    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...
  44. ncbi Clinical severity and prognosis of hand eczema
    M Hald
    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...
  45. ncbi Prevention of occupational skin disease: a workplace intervention study in geriatric nurses
    M Dulon
    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...
  46. ncbi Prevalence of atopic dermatitis, asthma, allergic rhinitis, and hand and contact dermatitis in adolescents. The Odense Adolescence Cohort Study on Atopic Diseases and Dermatitis
    C G Mortz
    Department of Dermatology, Odense University Hospital, DK-5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Br J Dermatol 144:523-32. 2001
    ..In the future this cohort of eighth grade school children will be followed up with regard to the course and development of atopic diseases, hand eczema and contact dermatitis...
  47. ncbi Prevention of work-related skin problems in student auxiliary nurses: an intervention study
    E Held
    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...
  48. ncbi 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...
  49. ncbi 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...
  50. ncbi 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...
  51. ncbi Staphylococcus aureus and hand eczema severity
    P Haslund
    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...
  52. ncbi 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...
  53. ncbi Psychological factors associated with hand dermatoses: which subgroup needs additional psychological care?
    V Niemeier
    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.
  54. ncbi 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...
  55. ncbi 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...
  56. ncbi Hand eczema in Swedish adults - changes in prevalence between 1983 and 1996
    Birgitta Meding
    Occupational Dermatology, National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Invest Dermatol 118:719-23. 2002
    ....
  57. ncbi 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
    ....
  58. ncbi 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...
  59. ncbi Digital ulcers: overt vascular disease in systemic sclerosis
    V Steen
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:iii19-24. 2009
    ....
  60. ncbi 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)...
  61. ncbi Incidence of hand eczema in a population-based twin cohort: genetic and environmental risk factors
    A Lerbaek
    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...
  62. ncbi A survey of occupational hand eczema in Denmark
    Rikke Skoet
    Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 51:159-66. 2004
    ....
  63. ncbi Antineoplastic therapy-induced palmar plantar erythrodysesthesia ('hand-foot') syndrome. Incidence, recognition and management
    E Nagore
    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...
  64. ncbi Educational and dermatological aspects of secondary individual prevention in healthcare workers
    Elke Weisshaar
    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...
  65. ncbi 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...
  66. ncbi 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...
  67. ncbi Hand eczema severity and quality of life: a cross-sectional, multicentre study of hand eczema patients
    Tove Agner
    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...
  68. ncbi Medical consultations in relation to severity of hand eczema in the general population
    M Hald
    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...
  69. ncbi 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...
  70. ncbi 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...
  71. ncbi [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...
  72. ncbi 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...
  73. ncbi Rapid treatment of tinea nigra palmaris with ciclopirox olamine gel, 0.77%
    Ted Rosen
    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...
  74. ncbi Hand eczema in geriatric nurses in Germany--prevalence and risk factors
    Christoph Skudlik
    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...
  75. ncbi Severity of hand eczema assessed by patients and dermatologist using a photographic guide
    M Hald
    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...
  76. ncbi [Skin protection and skin disease prevention courses for secondary prevention in health care workers: first results after two years of implementation]
    Elke Weisshaar
    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...
  77. ncbi 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...
  78. 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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  79. 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
  80. 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
  81. 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
  82. 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
  83. 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
  84. doi Positive patch test reactions to formaldehyde releasers indicating contact allergy to formaldehyde
    Johannes Geier
    Information Network of Department of Dermatology IVDK, Georg August University, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 58:175-7. 2008
  85. 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
  86. 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)...
  87. 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
  88. ncbi 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...
  89. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis to 2(thiocyano-methylthio) benzothiazole present in a packaging wood
    H Domingo
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08916 Badalona, Spain
    Contact Dermatitis 57:121-2. 2007
  90. 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...
  91. ncbi Occupational contact allergy to cysteamine hydrochloride in permanent-wave solutions
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital MAS, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:295-6. 2007
  92. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from monoethanolamine in a dental nurse
    Stefan Ulrich
    Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine and Health Theory, University of Osnabrueck, Sedanstr 115, 49090 Osnabrueck, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 56:292-3. 2007
  93. 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
  94. ncbi Occupational exposure to methyl iodide
    Jessica Naiditch
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Dermatitis 18:49-51. 2007
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  95. ncbi Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from essential oils in aromatherapists
    Waranya Boonchai
    Department of Dermatology, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Contact Dermatitis 56:181-2. 2007
  96. 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...
  97. 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
  98. ncbi Mechanical irritation triggering allergic contact dermatitis from essential oils in a masseur
    Peter Jung
    FAZ Floridsdorf Allergy Center, Vienna, Austria
    Contact Dermatitis 54:297-9. 2006
  99. ncbi Contact dermatitis from turpentine in a painter
    S Laube
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent ST4 7PA, UK
    Contact Dermatitis 51:41-2. 2004
  100. ncbi 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...
  101. ncbi 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