Decrease in nickel sensitization in a Danish schoolgirl population with ears pierced after implementation of a nickel-exposure regulation.

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BACKGROUND To reduce the skin nickel exposure of the population, the Danish Ministry of Environment issued a regulation that was implemented in 1992, and the European Union countries have recently adopted an expanded regulation. OBJECTIVES The aim of our combined patch testing and questionnaire investigation of girls in public schools and high schools… (More)

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@article{Jensen2002DecreaseIN, title={Decrease in nickel sensitization in a Danish schoolgirl population with ears pierced after implementation of a nickel-exposure regulation.}, author={Christian S. Jensen and Steen Lisby and Ole Baadsgaard and Aage V\olund and Tobias Menne}, journal={The British journal of dermatology}, year={2002}, volume={146 4}, pages={636-42} }