Emollients

Known as: [DE350] EMOLLIENTS, emollient 
Oleagenous substances used topically to soothe, soften or protect skin or mucous membranes. They are used also as vehicles for other dermatologic… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Eczema is a chronic skin disease characterised by dry skin, intense itching, inflammatory skin lesions, and a… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Atopic dermatitis (atopic eczema) is a chronic inflammatory skin disease that has reached epidemic proportions in… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Psoriasis is a common, chronic, inflammatory, multi-system disease with predominantly skin and joint manifestations affecting… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Emollients, moisturizers, and keratolytic agents are essential in the topical treatment of psoriasis. They are adjuvants for… (More)
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2008
2008
The aim of the study was to investigate whether adding emollients to the standard topical corticosteroid therapy influences the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND No study has clearly demonstrated the steroid-sparing effect of emollients in the treatment of atopic dermatitis (AD… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Dry skin (xerosis) is a common symptom of a number of chronic skin diseases, such as atopic dermatitis, but can also be caused by… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The etiology of nosocomial infections, the frequency of contaminated hands with the different nosocomial pathogens, and the role… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To explore the efficacy and safety of fluticasone propionate, cream and ointment, applied twice weekly in addition to… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Emollients and moisturizing creams are used to break the dry skin cycle and to maintain the smoothness of the skin. The term… (More)
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