Recommendation of appropriate amounts of petrolatum preparation to be applied at patch testing.

@article{Bruze2007RecommendationOA,
  title={Recommendation of appropriate amounts of petrolatum preparation to be applied at patch testing.},
  author={Magnus Bruze and Marl{\'e}ne Isaksson and Birgitta Gruvberger and Malin Frick-Engfeldt},
  journal={Contact dermatitis},
  year={2007},
  volume={56 5},
  pages={281-5}
}
BACKGROUND No recommendation exists on the amount of petrolatum (pet.) preparation to be applied in a Finn Chamber or van der Bend Chamber. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to determine the appropriate amount of pet. preparation to apply in the Finn and van der Bend chambers. METHODS 12 volunteers were patch tested with green-coloured pet. in Finn and van der Bend chambers on the back on 3 occasions. Doses were 10, 15, 20, 25, and 30 mg initially and on second and third occasion, 10 mg… CONTINUE READING