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The specific dermatoses of pregnancy revisited and reclassified: results of a retrospective two-center study on 505 pregnant patients.
OBJECTIVES We sought to evaluate the frequency and clinical characteristics of pruritic dermatoses in pregnancy and to assess a rationalized classification. METHODS Data of 505 pregnant patientsExpand
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Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy: clinicopathology and potential trigger factors in 181 patients
Background  Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy (PEP; synonym: pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy) is the most common specific dermatosis of pregnancy. However, its clinicalExpand
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Biochemical properties of cortical allograft bone using a new method of bone strength measurement. A comparison of fresh, fresh-frozen and irradiated bone.
There have been conflicting reports on the effects of gamma irradiation on the material properties of cortical allograft bone. To investigate changes which result from the method of preparation, testExpand
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Chronic bullous disease of childhood, childhood cicatricial pemphigoid, and linear IgA disease of adults. A comparative study demonstrating clinical and immunopathologic overlap.
Linear IgA disease of adults, chronic bullous disease of childhood, and the rare childhood cicatricial pemphigoid currently are regarded as separate clinical entities despite their many sharedExpand
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Guidelines for the management of pemphigus vulgaris
These guidelines for management of pemphigus vulgaris have been prepared for dermatologists on behalf of the British Association of Dermatologists. They present evidence‐based guidance for treatment,Expand
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BIOMECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF CORTICAL ALLOGRAFT BONE USING A NEW METHOD OF BONE STRENGTH MEASUREMENT
There have been conflicting reports on the effects of gamma irradiation on the material properties of cortical allograft bone. To investigate changes which result from the method of preparation, testExpand
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A three-dimensional analysis of a bioprosthetic heart valve.
A three-dimensional finite element model of the leaflets of a bicuspid bioprosthetic heart valve is presented. The model is based on a non-linear elastic representation of the tissue behaviour whichExpand
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A study of desmoglein 1 autoantibodies in pemphigus vulgaris: racial differences in frequency and the association with a more severe phenotype
Background Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is characterized by pathogenic autoantibodies to desmoglein (Dsg) 3, but additional antibodies to Dsg1, the pemphigus foliaceus antigen, are detectable in someExpand
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Father Involvement and Children's Functioning at Age 6 Years: A Multisite Study
Research suggests that fathers' involvement in their children's lives is associated with enhanced child functioning. The current study examined (a) whether presence of a father was associated withExpand
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The specific dermatoses of pregnancy.
The terminology of the specific dermatoses of pregnancy has become increasingly confusing, with several names in use for identical clinical disorders. On the basis of our own study of sixty-fourExpand
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