An epidemiological study of hand eczema. II. Prevalence of atopic diathesis in hairdressers, compared with a control group of teachers.

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The aim of this cross-sectional study was to estimate the prevalence of atopic dermatitis in hairdressers compared with a control group of elementary school teachers. Both groups consisted of employees who reported exanthema on the hands and/or forearms at the time of completing a questionnaire. The mean age for the affected hairdressers was 26 years (range… (More)

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@article{Holm1994AnES, title={An epidemiological study of hand eczema. II. Prevalence of atopic diathesis in hairdressers, compared with a control group of teachers.}, author={Joshua Holm and Marit B Veier\od}, journal={Acta dermato-venereologica. Supplementum}, year={1994}, volume={187}, pages={12-4} }