Affiliation: Saarland University
- Elastic encasing material for mattresses may be a hidden source of occupational latex exposure in health care facilitiesP Koch
Department of Dermatology University of the Saarland 66421 Homburg Saar Germany
Allergy 59:790-1. 2004
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from epoxy resin systems and possibly acetone in a shoemakerPatrick Koch
Hautklinik der Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 46:362-3. 2002
- Delayed-type hypersensitivity skin reactions due to heparins and heparinoids. Tolerance of recombinant hirudins and of the new synthetic anticoagulant fondaparinuxPatrick Koch
Department of Dermatology, University of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 49:276-80. 2003..It is the first in a new class of antithrombotic agents. Our study suggests that it is a new safe alternative in patients with eczema-like, infiltrated plaques at subcutaneous heparin-injection sites...
- Allergic contact stomatitis from BIS-GMA and epoxy resins in dental bonding agentsPatrick Koch
Hautklinik der Universitat des Saarlandes, D 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 49:104-5. 2003
- Positive patch test reactions to nickel sulphate are not modified by neighbouring negative fragrance patch tests. A multicenter-study by the German contact dermatitis research groupJochen Brasch
Department of Dermatology, University of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
Acta Derm Venereol 86:345-7. 2006..We conclude that a positive patch test reaction is not affected by adjacent negative patch tests, which therefore can be neglected for the interpretation of positive reactions...
- 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...
- An attempt to improve diagnostics of contact allergy due to epoxy resin systems. First results of the multicentre study EPOX 2002Johannes Geier
Information Network of Departments of Dermatology IVDK, University of Gottingen, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 51:263-72. 2004..8%), followed by isophorone diamine (5.7%). No reactions were observed to several substances, the test concentration of which may have been too low and will be increased in the future...
- Patch testing with components of water-based metalworking fluids: results of a multicentre study with a second seriesJohannes Geier
Information Network of Department of Dermatology IVDK, University of Gottingen, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 55:322-9. 2006..Although many allergens in metalworking fluids (MWF) are identified, there are still some MWF components, which are not sufficiently investigated concerning their sensitizing properties...
- Patch testing with components of water-based metalworking fluidsJohannes Geier
Informationsverbund Dermatologischer Kliniken, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 49:85-90. 2003..The lack of positive test reactions to the other MWF components tested may be due to their low-sensitizing potential or too low a patch test concentration being used...
- Effects of prototypical microsomal enzyme inducers on cytochrome P450 expression in cultured human hepatocytesAjay Madan
XenoTech, LLC, 16825 West 116th Street, Lenexa, KS 66219, USA
Drug Metab Dispos 31:421-31. 2003....