Practical Patch Testing and Chemical Allergens in Contact Dermatitis
Practical Patch Testing and Chemical Allergens in Contact Dermatitis covers the most relevant allergens in a concise and algorithmic fashion, with practical tips for patch testing. This book assists practitioners and trainees with educating patients on how to avoid their irritants and allergens to effectively manage contact dermatitis. Clinical pearls for patch testing of certain allergens are clearly outlined in this book to help providers avoid common pitfalls and reduce the risk of incorrect diagnoses, making it an essential reference for all involved in the treatment of contact dermatitis.
Outlines the most common allergens with practical tips for patch testing in a concise and algorithmic fashion for easy referenceCovers patch testing in special populations (including pediatric patients)Includes pearls for patch testing specific to certain allergens