beauty culture

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  1. ncbi Cancer risks in hairdressers: assessment of carcinogenicity of hair dyes and gels
    Kamila Czene
    Department of Biosciences at Novum, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 105:108-12. 2003
  2. ncbi Use of indoor tanning sunlamps by US youth, ages 11-18 years, and by their parent or guardian caregivers: prevalence and correlates
    Vilma E Cokkinides
    Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance Research and Cancer Control, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1124-30. 2002
  3. ncbi Occupational asthma and occupational rhinitis in hairdressers
    Gianna Moscato
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Chest 128:3590-8. 2005
  4. ncbi The clinical management and outcome of nail salon-acquired Mycobacterium fortuitum skin infection
    Kevin L Winthrop
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at the California Department of Health Services, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:38-44. 2004
  5. ncbi Sunbed use in German adults: risk awareness does not correlate with behaviour
    Sven Schneider
    Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Heidelberg University, Mannheim Medical Faculty, Mannheim, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 89:470-5. 2009
  6. ncbi Promotion of frequent tanning sessions by indoor tanning facilities: two studies
    Harry T Kwon
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA 92182, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:700-5. 2002
  7. pmc Density of indoor tanning facilities in 116 large U.S. cities
    Katherine D Hoerster
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:243-6. 2009
  8. pmc Indoor ultraviolet tanning and skin cancer: health risks and opportunities
    Joshua M Schulman
    Department of Dermatology, Cutaneous Biology Research Center, and Melanoma Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 21:144-9. 2009
  9. pmc Indoor tanning and risk of melanoma: a case-control study in a highly exposed population
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1557-68. 2010
  10. pmc Prevalence and correlates of indoor tanning among US adults
    Carolyn J Heckman
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:769-80. 2008

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  1. ncbi Cancer risks in hairdressers: assessment of carcinogenicity of hair dyes and gels
    Kamila Czene
    Department of Biosciences at Novum, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 105:108-12. 2003
    ..Bladder cancer was not increased among hairdressers in the recent decades and is therefore not likely to be associated with modern hair dyes...
  2. ncbi Use of indoor tanning sunlamps by US youth, ages 11-18 years, and by their parent or guardian caregivers: prevalence and correlates
    Vilma E Cokkinides
    Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance Research and Cancer Control, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1124-30. 2002
    ..Population-based data on the prevalence and correlates of this activity is important in the evaluation of potential public health interventions for skin cancer prevention...
  3. ncbi Occupational asthma and occupational rhinitis in hairdressers
    Gianna Moscato
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Chest 128:3590-8. 2005
    ..Hairdressers are at risk for occupational respiratory diseases, but the risk factors, causal agents, and underlying mechanisms are not completely defined...
  4. ncbi The clinical management and outcome of nail salon-acquired Mycobacterium fortuitum skin infection
    Kevin L Winthrop
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at the California Department of Health Services, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:38-44. 2004
    ..Early administration of therapy was associated with shorter duration of disease only in persons with multiple boils (P<.01). One untreated, healthy patient had lymphatic disease dissemination...
  5. ncbi Sunbed use in German adults: risk awareness does not correlate with behaviour
    Sven Schneider
    Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Heidelberg University, Mannheim Medical Faculty, Mannheim, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 89:470-5. 2009
    ..The poor quality of services and advice provided by many solariums was alarming. It can be concluded that appropriate measures to change tanning habits need to be identified. Legal regulations could be one option...
  6. ncbi Promotion of frequent tanning sessions by indoor tanning facilities: two studies
    Harry T Kwon
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA 92182, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:700-5. 2002
    ..Indoor tanning may increase the risk of melanoma and other health problems. Frequent users of indoor tanning facilities may be at particularly high risk...
  7. pmc Density of indoor tanning facilities in 116 large U.S. cities
    Katherine D Hoerster
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:243-6. 2009
    ..Because the availability of commercial indoor tanning facilities may influence use, data are needed on the number and density of such facilities...
  8. pmc Indoor ultraviolet tanning and skin cancer: health risks and opportunities
    Joshua M Schulman
    Department of Dermatology, Cutaneous Biology Research Center, and Melanoma Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 21:144-9. 2009
    ..The roles of UV radiation exposure and indoor tanning behaviors on skin cancer risk are explored here...
  9. pmc Indoor tanning and risk of melanoma: a case-control study in a highly exposed population
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1557-68. 2010
    ..A population-based case-control study was conducted to address these limitations...
  10. pmc Prevalence and correlates of indoor tanning among US adults
    Carolyn J Heckman
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:769-80. 2008
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of indoor tanning among the US general adult population...
  11. pmc A population-based survey on tanning bed use in Germany
    Franziska U Börner
    Institute of Neurosciences and Medicine, INM 8 Ethics in the Neurosciences, Forschungszentrum Julich, 52425 Julich, Germany
    BMC Dermatol 9:6. 2009
    ..Because of the potential negative impact of artificial tanning on public health, this study was to investigate tanning bed use behaviour, UV related risk perception and beliefs about tanning in the German population...
  12. pmc Incidence of asthma in female Swedish hairdressers
    M Albin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 59:119-23. 2002
    ..To investigate the risk of asthma in hairdressers...
  13. ncbi A quantitative estimate of melanoma mortality from ultraviolet A sunbed use in the U.K
    B L Diffey
    Regional Medical Physics Department, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK
    Br J Dermatol 149:578-81. 2003
    ..Concern has been expressed for many years in the medical and regulatory literature about the adverse health effects, especially melanoma, from the use of sunbeds for cosmetic tanning...
  14. ncbi Patterns of indoor tanning use: implications for clinical interventions
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Public Health, PO Box 70674, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1530-5. 2007
    ..To identify indoor tanning patterns with relevance for health screening and prevention efforts...
  15. ncbi A case for informed consent? Indoor UV tanning facility operator's provision of health risks information (United States)
    Lauren F Heilig
    Department of Dermatology, VA Medical Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:557-60. 2005
    ..This study describes consumer health risks information provided by indoor UV tanning facility operators in four states (Colorado, Illinois, Texas, and Wisconsin) with varying operator training, regulations, enforcement and penalties...
  16. pmc Enforcement of state indoor tanning laws in the United States
    Joni A Mayer
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Ct, Ste 220, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A125. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, whether these state laws are actually enforced has not been evaluated previously in all 28 states. Therefore, we interviewed key informants in these states to assess enforcement practices...
  17. pmc Early markers of airways inflammation and occupational asthma: rationale, study design and follow-up rates among bakery, pastry and hairdressing apprentices
    Paul Tossa
    Inserm U954, School of Medicine, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    BMC Public Health 9:113. 2009
    ..Other non-invasive and potentially more useful tests include the forced oscillation technique, measurement of fraction exhaled nitric oxide, and eosinophils count in nasal lavage fluid...
  18. ncbi Compliance with federal and state legislation by indoor tanning facilities in San Diego
    C A Culley
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 44:53-60. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The investigators recommend instituting mandatory, comprehensive training for operators, as well as systematic compliance monitoring with enforcement of penalties for noncompliance...
  19. ncbi Compliance with youth access regulations for indoor UV tanning
    Eric J Hester
    Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:959-62. 2005
    ..To describe youth access to indoor UV tanning and youth discount pricing incentives in 4 states with different age restrictions: Colorado (no age restrictions), Texas (age 13 years), Illinois (age 14 years), and Wisconsin (age 16 years)...
  20. ncbi Indoor tanning by adolescents: prevalence, practices and policies
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, 300 Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Eur J Cancer 41:20-7. 2005
    ..Harm reduction policies, such as eye protection, that reduce risk for adolescents who choose to tan indoors, are also important...
  21. ncbi Indoor UV tanning operator opinion regarding youth access: an electronic survey
    Eric J Hester
    Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:814-6. 2004
    ..Adolescents frequently use indoor tanning facilities, but little is known about tanning facility operator opinions regarding this use. Objective To assess indoor tanning operator attitudes and stated practices regarding youth access...
  22. ncbi Airborne exposure to chemical substances in hairdresser salons
    Elena Ronda
    Public Health Department, University of Alicante, Ap de Correos, 99 03080 Alicante, Spain
    Environ Monit Assess 153:83-93. 2009
    ..Hairdressers were exposed to low air levels of a large number of chemical substances mostly related to work related to hair dying. There were no differences between exposure levels in salons in central and suburban areas...
  23. ncbi UV tanning advertisements in high school newspapers
    Scott Freeman
    Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center, Aurora, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:460-2. 2006
    ..To examine the increasing use of UV tanning parlors by adolescents, despite the World Health Organization recommendation that no one under the age of 18 years use UV tanning devices...
  24. ncbi Results from a community-based occupational health survey of Vietnamese-American nail salon workers
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Kitson 200H, 1 University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:353-61. 2008
    ..Work-related health effects may be common in nail salon work. Chemical and musculoskeletal hazards should be reduced through product and equipment redesign...
  25. pmc The influence of parents and peers on adolescent indoor tanning behavior: findings from a multi-city sample
    Katherine D Hoerster
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:990-7. 2007
    ..Indoor tanning is common among adolescents...
  26. ncbi Quantitative risk assessment of sunbeds: impact of new high power lamps
    H Oliver
    The Photobiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 157:350-6. 2007
    ..Since then, there have been technological developments leading to new 'fast-tan' sunlamps which have become increasingly popular, along with unmanned sun parlours. In addition, new British and European sunbed standards have been set...
  27. ncbi Measurement of selected indoor physical environmental factors in hairdresser salons in a Turkish City
    E D Evci
    Department of Public Health, Adnan Menderes University, School of Medicine, Aydin 09100, Turkey
    Environ Monit Assess 134:471-7. 2007
    ..Also some health problems which could be related with the occupational factors are evaluated...
  28. ncbi Indoor tanning attitudes and practices of US dermatologists compared with other medical specialists
    Kathryn R Johnson
    Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:465-70. 2006
    ..To compare the indoor tanning attitudes and practices of dermatologists with physicians in other medical specialties (internal medicine, pediatrics, and family medicine) commonly providing sun safety counseling to patients...
  29. ncbi Frequent tanning bed use, weight concerns, and other health risk behaviors in adolescent females (United States)
    David L O'Riordan
    Prevention and Control Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:679-86. 2006
    ..To examine the association between tanning bed use and weight concerns, health risk behaviors, and peer influence...
  30. ncbi Predictors of tanning salon use: behavioral alternatives for enhancing appearance, relaxing and socializing
    Sharon Danoff-Burg
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    J Health Psychol 11:511-8. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that interventions for reducing skin cancer risk should focus not only on decreasing favorable attitudes toward tanning, but also on increasing favorable attitudes toward healthier alternatives to tanning salon use...
  31. ncbi Sunbathing vs. indoor tanning: a realistic perspective
    Robert M Sayre
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 19:105-7. 2003
  32. ncbi Sunbed use among Swedish adolescents in the 1990s: a decline with an unchanged relationship to health risk behaviors
    Cecilia Boldeman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 31:233-7. 2003
    ..Sunbed use is common among adolescents, and may give an increment to UV exposure and an overall skin cancer risk comparable to that of the sun. Sunbed use was studied among 15- to 19-year-old adolescents in Stockholm County...
  33. doi Teenagers and artificial tanning
    Sophie J Balk
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1621 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1040-2. 2008
  34. ncbi Indoor tanning use among adolescents in the US, 1998 to 2004
    Vilma Cokkinides
    Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30303 1002, USA
    Cancer 115:190-8. 2009
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  35. pmc Measuring the stringency of states' indoor tanning regulations: instrument development and outcomes
    Susan I Woodruff
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA 92123, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:774-80. 2007
    ..The instrument was then used to rate the stringency of state laws...
  36. ncbi Assessment of occupational genotoxic risk among Brazilian hairdressers
    Maíra Precivalle Galiotte
    Department of Legal Medicine, Ethics and Occupational Health, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Sao Paulo, SP, CEP 05405 000, Brazil
    Ann Occup Hyg 52:645-51. 2008
    ..To evaluate the genotoxic risk to hairdressers exposed daily to chemical substances such as hair dyes, waving and straightening preparations and manicurists' products by the Comet assay test (single-cell gel electrophoresis)...
  37. ncbi Risk factors for asthma among cosmetology professionals in Colorado
    Kathleen Kreiss
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1062-9. 2006
    ..After receiving several reports of occupational asthma among cosmetology professionals, we studied the prevalence, work-attributable risk, and tasks associated with asthma in this industry...
  38. pmc Youth access to artificial UV radiation exposure: practices of 3647 US indoor tanning facilities
    Latrice C Pichon
    Graduate School of Public Health, 9245 Sky Park Ct, Ste 220, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:997-1002. 2009
    ..To assess indoor tanning facility practices in a sample of facilities in 116 cities representing all 50 states...
  39. ncbi Use of sunscreen, sunburning rates, and tanning bed use among more than 10 000 US children and adolescents
    Alan C Geller
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Cancer Prevention and Control Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1009-14. 2002
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  40. ncbi 2005: A banner year for new US youth access tanning restrictions
    Shayla O Francis
    Arch Dermatol 141:524-5. 2005
  41. ncbi Indoor tanning facility density in eighty U.S. cities
    Richard C Palmer
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA 92183 4162, USA
    J Community Health 27:191-202. 2002
    ..S. urban-dwellers. Cities having the higher density profile may be logical targets for interventions promoting less or safer use of these facilities...
  42. ncbi The indoor UV tanning industry: a review of skin cancer risk, health benefit claims, and regulation
    Jody A Levine
    Department of Dermatology, State University New York Downstate Medical Center, New York 11203, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:1038-44. 2005
    ..Nearly 30 million people tan indoors in the United States annually, including 2.3 million adolescents. Despite increased evidence on the dangers of artificial UV radiation, the popularity of indoor tanning is growing...
  43. ncbi Neurocognitive sequelae of exposure to organic solvents and (meth)acrylates among nail-studio technicians
    Gina L LoSasso
    Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Neuropsychiatry Neuropsychol Behav Neurol 15:44-55. 2002
    ..To evaluate neuropsychologic performance among women occupationally exposed to products commonly used in nail studios...
  44. ncbi Indoor UV tanning youth access laws: update 2007
    J Adam McLaughlin
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:529-32. 2007
  45. ncbi Indoor tanning and problem behavior
    Zhanna Bagdasarov
    Department of Communication, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Coll Health 56:555-61. 2008
    ..The authors examined factors predicting college students' use of tanning beds...
  46. pmc Furunculosis due to Mycobacterium mageritense associated with footbaths at a nail salon
    Amy K Gira
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1813-7. 2004
    ..M. mageritense bacteria isolated from two whirlpool footbaths were determined to be closely related to the patient isolates by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis...
  47. ncbi Time for the national legislation of indoor tanning to protect minors
    Marie France Demierre
    Arch Dermatol 139:520-4. 2003
  48. ncbi Reconnaissance study of sunbed use by primary school children in Lanarkshire
    Neil Hamlet
    Public Health Medicine, Forth Valley NHS Board, 33 Spittal Street, Stirling FK8 1DX
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:31-3. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to swiftly gain insight into anecdotal evidence that primary school children in local schools were using sunbeds...
  49. ncbi Characterization of chemical exposures in hairdressing salons
    France Labrèche
    Montreal Department of Public Health, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Appl Occup Environ Hyg 18:1014-21. 2003
    ....
  50. ncbi Youth access laws: in the dark at the tanning parlor?
    Robert P Dellavalle
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, 80262, USA
    Arch Dermatol 139:443-8. 2003
    ..To compare laws governing youth access to UV irradiation at indoor tanning facilities with laws governing youth access to tobacco...
  51. ncbi Use of indoor tanning facilities by white adolescents in the United States
    Catherine A Demko
    Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH 44106 5065, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:854-60. 2003
    ..Indoor tanning is a risk factor for skin cancer, but the population-based prevalence of this behavior among adolescents is not clearly known...
  52. ncbi An outbreak of mycobacterial furunculosis associated with footbaths at a nail salon
    Kevin L Winthrop
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1366-71. 2002
    ..The patients had received pedicures at the same nail salon. We identified and investigated an outbreak of Mycobacterium fortuitum furunculosis among customers of this nail salon...
  53. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors of occupational asthma among hairdressers in Turkey
    Muge Akpinar-Elci
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Izmir Chest Diseases and Surgery Training Hospital, Turkey
    J Occup Environ Med 44:585-90. 2002
    ..Occupational asthma did not differ among subgroups of hairdressers. We observed an important risk of occupational asthma among hairdressers. The most prominent risk factors were work intensity and atopy...
  54. ncbi Sunlight, tanning booths, and vitamin D
    Henry W Lim
    Department of Dermatology at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:868-76. 2005
  55. ncbi Sun protection practices among offspring of women with personal or family history of skin cancer
    Alan C Geller
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e688-94. 2006
    ..Family history of skin cancer is an important determinant of skin cancer risk for offspring. No previous study of the effect of personal or family history of skin cancer on the sun protection behaviors of the offspring has been published...
  56. ncbi Contact allergy to hairdressing allergens in female hairdressers and clients--current data from the IVDK, 2003-2006
    Wolfgang Uter
    Institute for Medical Information Technology, Biometry and Epidemiology, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:993-1001. 2007
    ..Hair cosmetics, in particular hair dyes, bleaches, and permanent wave solutions, contain a number of potential contact allergens. The pattern of exposure to these in hairdressers, clients and home-users may change over time...
  57. ncbi para-Phenylenediamine: the profile of an important allergen. Results of the IVDK
    A Schnuch
    Department of Dermatology, University of Witten Herdecke and Klinikum Dortmund gGmbH, Dortmund, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 159:379-86. 2008
    ..para-Phenylenediamine (PPD) is an important contact allergen and primarily used in hair dyeing...
  58. ncbi Correlates of tanning facility prevalence within San Diego County, California census tracts
    Minal R Patel
    Graduate School of Public Health, 9245 Sky Park Ct, St 220, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Community Health 32:391-400. 2007
    ..Determining this relationship is important for developing future interventions...
  59. ncbi Internet advertising of artificial tanning in Australia
    Victoria Team
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:371-6. 2006
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  60. ncbi Prevalence of atopy in a population of hairdressing students and practising hairdressers in Melbourne, Australia
    Hugh Roberts
    Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre, Skin and Cancer Foundation, Victoria, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 47:172-7. 2006
    ..There has been little awareness of this issue in Australia, despite longstanding knowledge of the association of hairdressing and contact dermatitis...
  61. ncbi UV dependence
    Jeffrey M Weinberg
    Cutis 78:25-6. 2006
  62. ncbi Teens, tans and truth
    Pat Wingert
    Newsweek 151:42-3. 2008
  63. ncbi Legislators combat melanoma, restrict teen tanning
    Ariel Whitworth
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1594-6. 2006
  64. ncbi Changing perceptions of solaria and cancer risk: the role of the media
    Geoffrey Jalleh
    Med J Aust 188:735. 2008
  65. ncbi Sunbeds, beauty and melanoma
    Brian Diffey
    Br J Dermatol 157:215-6. 2007
  66. ncbi The increase in solariums in Australia, 1992-2006
    Jennifer K Makin
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:191-2. 2007
  67. ncbi Tanning devices--fast track to skin cancer?
    Antony R Young
    St John s Institute of Dermatology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Pigment Cell Res 17:2-9. 2004
    ....
  68. ncbi Side effects of naltrexone observed in frequent tanners: could frequent tanners have ultraviolet-induced high opioid levels?
    Mandeep Kaur
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:916. 2005
  69. ncbi Tanning salons in southwest Poland: a survey of safety standards and professional knowledge of the staff
    Jacek C Szepietowski
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Medicine, Wroclaw, Poland
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 18:179-82. 2002
    ..Nowadays, sunbeds are very popular worldwide; however--in the majority of countries, including Poland--there are no general guidelines and/or regulations for sunbed usage...
  70. ncbi Examination of the efficacy of an appearance-focused intervention to reduce UV exposure
    Joel J Hillhouse
    Department of Psychology, Box 70, 649, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614, USA
    J Behav Med 25:395-409. 2002
    ..This appearance-based intervention was able to produce clinically significant changes in indoor tanning use tendencies that could have a beneficial effect on the future development of skin cancer...
  71. ncbi Skin irritation thresholds in hairdressers: implications for the development of hand dermatitis
    H R Smith
    Contact Dermatitis Clinic, St John s Institute of Dermatology, St Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Br J Dermatol 146:849-52. 2002
    ..Individuals vary in their ability to react to irritants...
  72. ncbi Perspectives in melanoma prevention: the case of sunbeds
    Philippe Autier
    Unit of Epidemiology, Prevention and Screening, Jules Bordet Institute, Bd of Waterloo 121, Brussels 1000, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 40:2367-76. 2004
    ..Given the known association between intermittent sun exposure and melanoma, public-health authorities should reconsider the soundness of the commercialisation of these lamps...
  73. ncbi [Solarium use and melanoma risk]
    Kaare Weismann
    Hørsholm Sygehus, Dermatologisk Klinik
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:3589-90. 2004
  74. ncbi Scientific and regulatory issues related to indoor tanning
    Henry W Lim
    Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:781-4. 2004
  75. ncbi Maternal/female caregiver influences on adolescent indoor tanning
    Jo Ellen Stryker
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:528.e1-9. 2004
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  76. ncbi Basal cell carcinoma in young women: an evaluation of the association of tanning bed use and smoking
    Alan S Boyd
    Department of Medicine Dermatology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:706-9. 2002
    ..Young women with a BCC are more likely to have a past or current history of cigarette smoking and blistering sunburns. Repeated exposure to tanning beds may also be a contributory factor...
  77. ncbi [Behavior of sunbed users in Switzerland]
    Patrick Mathys
    Institut für Sozial und Präventivmedizin, Universitat Basel
    Soz Praventivmed 47:318-29. 2002
    ..An important reason for this trend is that exposure of the population to UV radiation is higher. Although natural UV radiation is the major source, exposure due to use of sunbeds must be considered from the point of view of prevention...
  78. ncbi Australians' use of fake tanning lotions: another piece of the puzzle
    Afaf Girgis
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, The Cancer Council New South Wales, Wallsend, New South Wales 2267
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:529-32. 2003
    ..To assess community attitudes and practices in relation to fake tanning lotions...
  79. ncbi Messages influencing college women's tanning bed use: statistical versus narrative evidence format and a self-assessment to increase perceived susceptibility
    Kathryn Greene
    Department of Communication, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Health Commun 8:443-61. 2003
    ..Personality factors explained small portions of variance. Key limitations and directions for future research are also addressed...
  80. ncbi Contact allergy to ingredients of hair cosmetics in female hairdressers and clients--an 8-year analysis of IVDK data
    Wolfgang Uter
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 49:236-40. 2003
    ..7% to 16.7%). A slighter increase was also noted with ammonium persulfate in C (3.1-6.8%), while the proportion of H sensitized remained largely constant at about 26%...
  81. ncbi [Sun protection during holidays]
    R Mang
    Universitäts Hautklinik Düsseldorf
    Hautarzt 54:498-505. 2003
    ..In this article the most important methods for effective sun protection are critically discussed...
  82. ncbi Ultraviolet exposure is a reinforcing stimulus in frequent indoor tanners
    Steven R Feldman
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:45-51. 2004
    ..Investigations into tanners' reasons for tanning have focused primarily on the perception of improved appearance. Reported relaxing effects of tanning suggest the possibility of a physiologic effect of UV that drives tanning behavior...
  83. pmc Impact of preventive strategies on trend of occupational skin disease in hairdressers: population based register study
    Heinrich Dickel
    Centre of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Department of Clinical Social Medicine, University Hospital of Heidelberg, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMJ 324:1422-3. 2002
  84. ncbi Solaria compliance in an unregulated environment: the Australian experience
    C L Paul
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho Oncology CHeRP, The Cancer Council NSW, University of Newcastle, Locked Bag No 10, Wallsend, NSW 2287, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 41:1178-84. 2005
    ..While new legislation may be useful, other harm minimisation strategies including mandatory staff training and taxation should be considered...
  85. ncbi Test-retest of self-reported exposure to artificial tanning devices, self-tanning creams, and sun sensitivity showed consistency
    Laura E Beane Freeman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, 6120, Executive Boulevard, Suite 511, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:430-2. 2005
    ..Although the reliability of self-report of many sun exposure factors has been previously described in several studies, self-report of use of artificial tanning devices and self-tanning creams has been less well characterized...
  86. ncbi Effects of repeated sunbed exposures on the human skin. In vivo measurements with confocal microscopy
    T Gambichler
    Department of Dermatology, Ruhr University Bochum, Gudrunstrasse 56, Bochum D 44791, Germany
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 20:27-32. 2004
    ..Although it is well accepted that sunbed exposure significantly increases melanin pigmentation, its capacity to induce epidermal thickening is discussed controversially...
  87. ncbi Ravishing or ravaged: women's relationships with women in the context of aging and Western beauty culture
    Carol A Gosselink
    Department of Psychology, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65897 0001, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 66:307-27. 2008
    ..We discuss four of the six key themes discovered in response to the primary research question: How does beauty culture shape women's experiences of aging and their relationships with women of all ages? We conclude that Western ..
  88. ncbi [Occupational disability insurance--evaluating the work capacity in beauty culture regarding Meyerding II L4/5 Spondylolisthesis]
    R M Kirchhoff
    Zentrum für Human und Gesundheitswissenschaften, Berliner Hochschulmedizin, Freien Universitat Berlin, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Ostpreussendamm 111, 12207 Berlin
    Versicherungsmedizin 54:91-4. 2002
  89. ncbi Bodies that differ: mid- and upper-class women and the quest for "Greekness" in female bodily culture (1896-1940)
    Eleni Fournaraki
    Department of Sociology, University of Crete, Greece
    Int J Hist Sport 27:2053-89. 2010
    ....
  90. ncbi Beauty, for a fee
    Paul Wynn
    Healthplan 44:16-8. 2003
  91. ncbi Hairdressers as a resource in addressing family violence
    Shakti McLaren
    Cardinia Casey Community Health Service, Southern Health, Victoria
    Health Promot J Austr 21:236-8. 2010
    ..this paper reports on an initiative conducted within the Shire of Cardinia, Victoria, to increase skills and confidence of hairdressers to act as a resource and referral source for mental health issues, including family violence...
  92. ncbi Utility of hair clips for scalp surgeries
    Chandrashekar Laxmisha
    Dermatol Surg 32:770. 2006
  93. ncbi Work as a hairdresser and cosmetologist and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Jacqueline A Halliday-Bell
    Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Birmingham, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 59:180-4. 2009
    ..Hairdressers and cosmetologists are commonly exposed to chemicals, poor posture and psychological stress that may increase the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  94. ncbi Lower extremity furunculosis in a female adolescent
    Laura Christie
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital and Research Center at Oakland, Oakland, CA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:469, 473-4. 2006
  95. ncbi Scalp alopecias in richly pigmented patients
    Frederick N Quarles
    Quarles Dermatology, 291 Independence Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA 23462, USA
    Dermatol Ther 20:137-41. 2007
  96. pmc Community variation in adolescent access to indoor tanning facilities
    Ardis L Olson
    Department of Pediatrics, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Community Health 38:221-4. 2013
    ..Variations in access by community size and income must be considered in planning interventions to address youth indoor tanning...
  97. ncbi Hairpin-induced alopecia: case reports and a review of the literature
    Edidiong Ntuen
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Cutis 85:242-5. 2010
    ..We describe 3 black adolescent girls with hairpin-induced alopecia that started with an ulcer and ended with a scar. We also review the dermatologic literature...
  98. ncbi Healthy worker effect in hairdressing apprentices
    Anne Bregnhøj
    Research Centre for Hairdressers and Beauticians, Department of Dermato Allergology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 64:80-4. 2011
    ..Hairdressing apprentices, in particular, seem to be at high risk of developing hand eczema. Previous hand eczema and atopic dermatitis are known risk factors for the development of hand eczema in wet work occupations...
  99. ncbi Tanning bed exposure increases the risk of malignant melanoma
    William Ting
    Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Int J Dermatol 46:1253-7. 2007
    ..Epidemiologic studies have associated tanning bed exposure and cutaneous melanoma. The relationship between the extent of tanning bed exposure and the risk of melanoma has not been elucidated in detail...
  100. ncbi Lupus cerebritis after visiting a tanning salon
    Abdallah S Geara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 784 Olympia Boulevard, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:391-3. 2009
    ..This case illustrates the need to emphasize the danger of the tanning salon to patients with systemic lupus erythematous; the risk is not only cutaneous, it can also be systemic...
  101. ncbi What impact would effective solarium regulation have in Australia?
    Louisa G Gordon
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD
    Med J Aust 189:375-8. 2008
    ..7) By successfully enforcing solarium regulations that ban use by people younger than 18 years or with fair skin, favourable health and cost benefits could be expected...

Research Grants17

  1. Evaluating optimal methods for UV-risk assessment
    Joel Hillhouse; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This improvement in the measurement of skin cancer related behaviors should improve prevention efforts and lead to the prevention of future skin cancer. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Medical Students, Cancer Control and The Deaf Community
    Georgia Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This could be medical students internship at a summer camp for deaf children or an internship at the Student Health Center of the Mental Health Center at Gallaudet University. ..
  3. Promoting CIS Among Black Men in Barbershops
    Laura Linnan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Interventions to Control Obesity in Community Colleges
    Laura Linnan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Tobacco Prevention/Cessation Education: Medical Students
    Alan Geller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..modules, plans for integration, and faculty training Aim3 - Conduct trial implementation Aim4 - Conduct a comprehensive, formative, process and impact evaluation Aim5 - Disseminate teaching guides to other medical schools ..
  6. Community Based Clinical Trials Education Program
    Georgia Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The clinical trials. infrastructure has had extensive revisions to allow for accurate endpoint assessment with future efforts. ..
  7. Interventions to Control Obesity in Colleges
    Laura A Linnan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If proven effective, this strong partnership model combined with powerful economic data offer a unique opportunity for intervention institutionalization and dissemination throughout the community college campus system. ..
  8. Role of non-tuberculous mycobacteria in lung disease
    Jason Stout; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our findings will also assist clinicians in predicting which patients with NTM isolated from the respiratory tract will have NTM pulmonary disease. ..
  9. Indoor Tanning Use, DNA Repair and Risk of Melanoma
    DeAnn Lazovich; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Development of Effective Interventions to Reduce Adolescent Use of Indoor Tanning
    DeAnn Lazovich; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Multi-level Assessment of Indoor Tanning Practices
    Joni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings will be used to inform future multi-level interventions for reducing risks associated with indoor tanning. ..
  12. Community-based Skin Cancer Prevention Research
    Joni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Infection, Persistence & Clearance of Oral HPV in Women
    Jimmy Efird; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Optimize Fat Grafting for Craniofacial Soft Tissue
    Stephen Baker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Through this research project we hope to generate data that will seed larger, interdisciplinary research in this field. ..
  15. Nail Salon Hazards and Health Effects
    Cora Roelofs; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Mainstream and Ethnic/Minority News Coverage of Cancer
    Jo Stryker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. SUN SAFETY INTERVENTION FOR POSTAL CARRIERS
    Joni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, this intervention package has a high potential for institutionalization within and dissemination throughout U.S.P.S. sites nationwide. ..