Contact dermatitis

References

Key articles

Belsito DV. Occupational contact dermatitis: Etiology, prevalence, and resultant impairment/disability. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Aug;53(2):303-13. Abstract

English JS. Current concepts of irritant contact dermatitis. Occup Environ Med. 2004 Aug;61(8):722-6.Full text  Abstract

Cohen DE, Heidary N. Treatment of irritant and allergic contact dermatitis. Dermatol Ther. 2004;17(4):334-40. Abstract

Saary J, Qureshi R, Palda V, et al. A systematic review of contact dermatitis treatment and prevention. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Nov;53(5):845. Abstract

Mostosi C, Simonart T. Effectiveness of barrier creams against irritant contact dermatitis. Dermatology. 2016;232(3):353-62.Full text  Abstract

Reference articles

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2. Belsito DV. The diagnostic evaluation, treatment, and prevention of allergic contact dermatitis in the new millennium. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2000 Mar;105(3):409-20. Abstract

3. Militello G, Jacob SE, Crawford GH. Allergic contact dermatitis in children. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2006 Aug;18(4):385-90. Abstract

4. Lim HW, Collins SAB, Resneck JS Jr, et al. The burden of skin disease in the United States. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 May;76(5):958-72.Full text  Abstract

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6. Health and Safety Executive (UK). Work-related skin disease in Great Britain, 2018. October 2018 [internet publication].Full text

7. Johnston GA, Exton LS, Mohd Mustapa MF, et al. British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for the management of contact dermatitis 2017. Br J Dermatol. 2017 Feb;176(2):317-29.Full text  Abstract

8. Belsito DV. Occupational contact dermatitis: Etiology, prevalence, and resultant impairment/disability. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Aug;53(2):303-13. Abstract

9. Rietschel RL, Mathias CG, Taylor JS, et al. A preliminary report of the occupation of patients evaluated in patch test clinics. Am J Contact Dermat. 2001 Jun;12(2):72-6. Abstract

10. Robinson MK. Population differences in skin structure and physiology and the susceptibility to irritant and allergic contact dermatitis: implications for skin safety testing and risk assessment. Contact Dermatitis. 1999 Aug;41(2):65-79. Abstract

11. Ruff CA, Belsito DV. The impact of various patient factors on contact allergy to nickel, cobalt, and chromate. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Jul;55(1):32-9. Abstract

12. Astner S, Burnett N, Rius-Diaz F, et al. Irritant contact dermatitis induced by a common household irritant: a noninvasive evaluation of ethnic variability in skin response. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Mar;54(3):458-65. Abstract

13. Diepgen TL, Ofenloch RF, Bruze M, et al. Prevalence of contact allergy in the general population in different European regions. Br J Dermatol. 2016 Feb;174(2):319-29. Abstract

14. Pratt MD, Belsito DV, DeLeo VA, et al. North American Contact Dermatitis Group patch-test results, 2001-2002 study period. Dermatitis. 2004 Dec;15(4):176-83. Abstract

15. Wetter DA, Davis MD, Yiannias JA, et al. Patch test results from the Mayo Clinic Contact Dermatitis Group, 1998-2000. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Sep;53(3):416-21. Abstract

16. Bonitsis NG, Tatsioni A, Bassioukas K, et al. Allergens responsible for allergic contact dermatitis among children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Contact Dermatitis. 2011 May;64(5):245-57. Abstract

17. Uter W, Amario-Hita JC, Balato A, et al. European Surveillance System on Contact Allergies (ESSCA): results with the European baseline series, 2013/14. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2017 Sep;31(9):1516-25. Abstract

18. Ahlström MG, Thyssen JP, Menné T, et al. Prevalence of nickel allergy in Europe following the EU Nickel Directive - a review. Contact Dermatitis. 2017 Oct;77(4):193-200.Full text  Abstract

19. English JS. Current concepts of irritant contact dermatitis. Occup Environ Med. 2004 Aug;61(8):722-6.Full text  Abstract

20. Thyssen JP, Maibach HI. Drug-elicited systemic allergic (contact) dermatitis - update and possible pathomechanisms. Contact Dermatitis. 2008 Oct;59(4):195-202. Abstract

21. Ruff CA, Belsito DV. The impact of various patient factors on contact allergy to nickel, cobalt, and chromate. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006;55:32-9. Abstract

22. Jacob SE, Elsaie ML, Castanedo-Tardan MP, et al. Aging and contact dermatitis: a review. Curr Aging Sci. 2009 Jul;2(2):121-6. Abstract

23. Mowad CM. Patch testing: pitfalls and performance. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006 Oct;6(5):340-4. Abstract

24. Zug KA, McGinley-Smith D, Warshaw EM, et al. Contact allergy in children referred for patch testing: North American Contact Dermatitis Group data, 2001-2004. Arch Dermatol. 2008 Oct;144(10):1329-36.Full text  Abstract

25. Gosnell AL, Schmotzer B, Nedorost ST. Polysensitization and individual susceptibility to allergic contact dermatitis. Dermatitis. 2015 May-Jun;26(3):133-5. Abstract

26. Dickel H, Kreft B, Kuss O, et al. Increased sensitivity of patch testing by standardized tape stripping beforehand: a multicentre diagnostic accuracy study. Contact Dermatitis. 2010 May;62(5):294-302. Abstract

27. Dickel H, Geier J, Kreft B, et al. Comparing reliabilities of strip and conventional patch testing. Contact Dermatitis. 2017 Jun;76(6):342-9. Abstract

28. Swindells K, Burnett N, Rius-Diaz F, et al. Reflectance confocal microscopy may differentiate acute allergic and irritant contact dermatitis in vivo. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004 Feb;50(2):220-8. Abstract

29. Hamann CR, Hamann D, Egeberg A, et al. Association between atopic dermatitis and contact sensitization: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 Jul;77(1):70-8. Abstract

30. Lukács J, Schliemann S, Elsner P. Occupational contact urticaria caused by food: a systematic clinical review. Contact Dermatitis. 2016 Oct;75(4):195-204.Full text  Abstract

31. Health and Safety Executive. Contact urticaria [internet publication].Full text

32. Health and Safety Executive. Examples of causes of contact urticaria and occupations where they occur [internet publication].Full text

33. Victor FC, Cohen DE, Soter NA. A 20-year analysis of previous and emerging allergens that elicit photoallergic contact dermatitis. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2010 Apr;62(4):605-10.Full text  Abstract

34. Villarama CD, Maibach HI. Correlations of patch test reactivity and the repeated open application test (ROAT)/provocative use test (PUT). Food Chem Toxicol. 2004 Nov;42(11):1719-25. Abstract

35. Astner S, Gonzalez E, Cheung A, et al. Pilot study on the sensitivity and specificity of in vivo reflectance confocal microscopy in the diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Dec;53(6):986-92. Abstract

36. Wilkinson DS, Fregert S, Magnusson B, et al. Terminology of contact dermatitis. Acta Derm Venereol. 1970;50(4):287-92. Abstract

37. Gupta AK, Chow M. Pimecrolimus: a review. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2003 Sep;17(5):493-503. Abstract

38. Bhardwaj SS, Jaimes JP, Liu A, et al. A double-blind randomized placebo-controlled pilot study comparing topical immunomodulating agents and corticosteroids for treatment of experimentally induced nickel contact dermatitis. Dermatitis. 2007 Mar;18(1):26-31. Abstract

39. Amrol D, Keitel D, Hagaman D, et al. Topical pimecrolimus in the treatment of human allergic contact dermatitis. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2003 Dec;91(6):563-6. Abstract

40. Boelman DJ. Emergency: Treating poison ivy, oak, and sumac. Am J Nurs. 2010 Jun;110(6):49-52. Abstract

41. Cohen DE, Heidary N. Treatment of irritant and allergic contact dermatitis. Dermatol Ther. 2004;17(4):334-40. Abstract

42. Saary J, Qureshi R, Palda V, et al. A systematic review of contact dermatitis treatment and prevention. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Nov;53(5):845. Abstract

43. Health and Safety Executive. Managing the risks from skin exposure [internet publication].Full text

44. Mostosi C, Simonart T. Effectiveness of barrier creams against irritant contact dermatitis. Dermatology. 2016;232(3):353-62.Full text  Abstract

45. Lysdal SH, Johansen JD. Fragrance contact allergic patients: strategies for use of cosmetic products and perceived impact on life situation. Contact Dermatitis. 2009 Dec;61(6):320-4. Abstract

46. Cork MJ, Danby S. Aqueous cream damages the skin barrier. Br J Dermatol. 2011 Jun;164(6):1179-80. Abstract

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