European Society of Contact Dermatitis guideline for diagnostic patch testing – recommendations on best practice

@article{Johansen2015EuropeanSO,
  title={European Society of Contact Dermatitis guideline for diagnostic patch testing – recommendations on best practice},
  author={Jeanne Duus Johansen and Kristiina Aalto-Korte and Tove Agner and Klaus Ejner Andersen and Andreas J Bircher and Magnus Bruze and Alicia Cannav{\'o} and Ana Mar{\'i}a Gimenez-Arnau and Margarida Gonçalo and An Goossens and Swen M John and Carola Lid{\'e}n and Magnus Lindberg and Vera Mahler and Mih{\'a}ly Matura and Thomas Rustemeyer and J{\o}rgen Serup and Radoslaw Spiewak and Jacob Pontoppidan Thyssen and Martine Vigan and Ian R. White and Mark Wilkinson and Wolfgang Uter},
  journal={Contact Dermatitis},
  year={2015},
  volume={73}
}
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 or other delayed‐type hypersensitivity skin and mucosal conditions. Sections with brief descriptions and discussions of different pertinent topics are followed by a highlighted short practical recommendation. Topics comprise, after an introduction with important definitions, materials, technique… Expand

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