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ALA and Photofrin® Fluorescence-guided resection and repetitive PDT in glioblastoma multiforme: a single centre Phase III randomised controlled trial
Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) carries dismal prognosis and cannot be eradicated surgically because of its wide brain invasion. The objective of this prospective randomised controlled trial was toExpand
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Guidelines for topical photodynamic therapy: report of a workshop of the British Photodermatology Group
Summary Topical photodynamic therapy (PDT) is effective in the treatment of certain non‐melanoma skin cancers and is under evaluation in other dermatoses. Its development has been enhanced by a lowExpand
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Laser and Non-laser Light Sources for Photodynamic Therapy
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is an anticancer combination therapy, which requires a photosensitiser, which tends to accumulate preferentially in the tumour, and light. Historically large, complexExpand
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Photopatch testing: a consensus methodology for Europe
A group of interested European Contact Dermatologists/Photobiologists met to produce a consensus statement on methodology, test materials and interpretation of photopatch testing. While it isExpand
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An update and guidance on narrowband ultraviolet B phototherapy: a British Photodermatology Group Workshop Report
Summary These guidelines for use of narrowband (TL‐01) ultraviolet B have been prepared for dermatologists by the British Photodermatology Group on behalf of the British Association ofExpand
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Randomized Comparison of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Surgical Excision for Small Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma: Tissue‐Sparing Outcome
BACKGROUND Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) is recognized globally as the criterion standard for high‐risk basal cell carcinoma (BCC). The main advantage of MMS over conventional surgery is the chanceExpand
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Comparison of photodynamic therapy with cryotherapy in the treatment of Bowen's disease
Summary The efficacy and suitability of photodynamic therapy (PDT) was compared with that of cryotherapy in the treatment of 40 lesions of Bowen's disease. Lesions were randomized to receive eitherExpand
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Guidelines for dosimetry and calibration in ultraviolet radiation therapy: a report of a British Photodermatology Group workshop
Summary This report examines the dosimetry of ultraviolet (UV) radiation applied to dermatological treatments, and considers the definition of the radiation quantities and their measurement.Expand
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Topical 5‐aminolaevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for cutaneous lesions: outcome and comparison of light sources
Background: Topical 5‐aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) photodynamic therapy (PDT) is increasingly used for superficial non‐melanoma skin cancers and their precursors.
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Photopatch testing of 1155 patients: results of the U.K. multicentre photopatch study group
Background  Photoallergic contact dermatitis can be difficult to diagnose if not appropriately investigated. Currently, the most common U.K. photoallergens appear to be sunscreen chemicals. TheExpand
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