Assessment of severity of hand eczema: discrepancies between patient‐ and physician‐rated scores

@article{vanCoevorden2006AssessmentOS,
  title={Assessment of severity of hand eczema: discrepancies between patient‐ and physician‐rated scores},
  author={A Marco van Coevorden and Eric L.P. van Sonderen and Jeanette M. Bouma and Pieter Jan Coenraads},
  journal={British Journal of Dermatology},
  year={2006},
  volume={155}
}
Background  In clinical practice or trials on hand eczema the severity of this disease can be ‘measured’ in different ways: by means of a physician‐rated clinical severity score, a patient‐rated clinical severity score or by an indicator of the burden of disease. We assume that the patient‐rated severity score corresponds more with the (change in) burden of disease than with the physician‐rated severity score. 
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