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Guidelines for transepidermal water loss (TEWL) measurement
The Evaporimeter EPI (ServoMed) is reviewed, start‐up and use is described, and guidelines for good laboratory practice given. 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
Guidelines for diagnosis, prevention and treatment of hand eczema
Topical corticosteroids are recommended as first line treatment in the management of HE, however continuous long‐term treatment beyond six weeks only when necessary and under careful medical supervision is recommended. Expand
55 cases of allergic reactions to hair dye: a descriptive, consumer complaint‐based study
PPD and its derivatives in hair dye at the present concentrations presents a significant health risk for the population and the severe acute allergic skin reactions are often misdiagnosed in the health care system. Expand
Guidelines for measurement of cutaneous blood flow by laser Doppler flowmetry
Technical variation, instrument validation including a standard reactive hyperemia experiment, and a standard operating procedure are discussed and included in the guidelines. Expand
Sodium lauryl sulphate for irritant patch testing--a dose-response study using bioengineering methods for determination of skin irritation.
  • T. Agner, J. Serup
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1 November 1990
The dose-response relationship in patch testing with sodium lauryl sulphate (SLS) was studied. The irritant skin response was quantified by visual scoring as well as by the following noninvasiveExpand
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
Management of chronic hand eczema
It is concluded that despite the abundance of topical and systemic treatment options, disease management in patients with severe chronic HE is frequently inadequate and there is a strong need for RCTs of existing and new treatment options based on clearly diagnosed subtypes of HE and its severity. Expand
Colorimetric quantification of erythema—a comparison of two colorimeters (Lange Micro Color and Minolta Chroma Meter CR‐200) with a clinical scoring scheme and laser‐Doppler flowmetry
Colorimetry by the CIE system, which takes into account the non‐linear colour perception of the human eye, was found useful with potential value in both experimental and clinical dermatology. Expand
The hand eczema severity index (HECSI): a scoring system for clinical assessment of hand eczema. A study of inter‐ and intraobserver reliability
Background  There is a need for a standardized clinical grading system for a more objective and accurate assessment of the severity of hand eczema (HE).