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Health effects of occupational exposure to acrylamide using hemoglobin adducts as biomarkers of internal dose.
The use of Hb adducts of acrylamide as a biomarker of internal dose revealed strong dose-response associations between Hb-adduct levels and PNS symptoms and signs. Expand
European Society of Contact Dermatitis guideline for diagnostic patch testing – recommendations on best practice
The present guideline summarizes all aspects of patch testing for the diagnosis of contact allergy in patients suspected of suffering, or having been suffering, from allergic contact dermatitis orExpand
Monitoring levels of preservative sensitivity in Europe
The current high level of sensitivity to MDBGN requires an urgent safety re‐evaluation and risk assessment update along with consideration of immediate lowering of use concentrations, especially in leave‐on products. Expand
A toxicological and dermatological assessment of aryl alkyl alcohols when used as fragrance ingredients.
It is concluded that these materials would not present a safety concern at current levels of use as fragrance ingredients and the potential for photosensitization is low. Expand
Hypersensitivity reactions to metallic implants – diagnostic algorithm and suggested patch test series for clinical use
This review summarizes the evidence regarding evaluation tools, especially patch and lymphocyte transformation tests, for hypersensitivity reactions to implanted metal devices to provide a comprehensive reference for use by those evaluating suspected cutaneous and systemic metal hypers sensitivity reactions. Expand
Thoughts on sensitizers in a standard patch test series
The requirements to be fullled by a Sensitizer in a standard patch test series are discussed in this article and a procedure of investigations is proposed before a sensitizer is included in astandard series. Expand
Hand eczema severity and quality of life: a cross‐sectional, multicentre study of hand eczema patients
In this study, QoL in hand eczema patients is assessed and related to age, sex, severity, and diagnostic subgroups. Expand
Monitoring the European standard series in 10 centres 1996–2000
A 5‐year retrospective study of the frequency of sensitization to the 25 allergens of the European standard series was conducted in 10 centres in 8 European countries, and the results were useful for decisions on the future composition of the standard series. Expand
Deodorants on the European market: quantitative chemical analysis of 21 fragrances
It is concluded that the levels of cinnamic aldehyde and isoeugenol found in the deodorants could prove to be relevant for elicitation of contact dermatitis. Expand
A toxicological and dermatological assessment of alkyl cyclic ketones when used as fragrance ingredients q
a Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, 161 Fort Washington Ave., New York, NY 10032, USA b Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane UniversityExpand