Compliance in contact allergy with focus on cosmetic labelling: a qualitative research project.

@article{Noiesen2004ComplianceIC,
  title={Compliance in contact allergy with focus on cosmetic labelling: a qualitative research project.},
  author={Eline Noiesen and Kristian Larsen and Tove Agner},
  journal={Contact dermatitis},
  year={2004},
  volume={51 4},
  pages={189-95}
}
Elimination of the allergen is an effective remedy in allergic contact dermatitis. When contact allergy to a preservative is diagnosed, the patient is instructed to read the labelling of contents and to avoid the use of products containing the allergens. The present study, using qualitative research methods, was performed to examine how socially different groups of patients handle everyday life with allergic contact dermatitis caused by preservatives in consumer products. 8 women were… CONTINUE READING