|Patch testing tricks in atopic dermatitis with concomitant contact dermatitis|
COEUR D'ALENE, IDAHO– Contact dermatitis goes together with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis like ham and eggs. Reading patch test results in such patients poses unique challenges, because of the impaired skin barrier function intrinsic to atopic ...
Skin and Allergy News Digital Network - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:08
|New Study Tests Lotion To Treat Radiation Dermatitis in Breast Cancer Patients|
Radiation dermatitis is a complication experienced by a majority of patients receiving radiation therapy for cancer. RT can damage the cellular structures in the skin and cause pain, ulceration, necrosis, and fibrosis of exposed skin tissues. Radiation ...
Radiation Therapy News - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:52
|Wet wrap therapy improves dermatitis symptoms in children|
Wet wrap therapy was beneficial as an acute intervention for children with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis in whom other therapies have failed, according to researchers. The observational cohort study included 72 children with a primary or ...
Healio - Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:43
|Radiation Dermatitis Treatment For Those Receiving Radiation Therapy Set To ...|
PRIMROSE stands for “A Randomized Double-Blind, Vehicle-Controlled, Parallel-Group Phase 2 Study of the Efficacy Safety, Pharmacokinetics, and Pharmacodynamics of RTA 408 Lotion in the Treatment of Patients at Risk for Radiation Dermatitis.” It is a ...
BioNews Texas - Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:00
|First patient enrolled in Reata's Phase II trial of RTA 408 to treat radiation ...|
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:32
|Digital dermatitis emerges in beef cattle|
Digital dermatitis is a painful foot condition that causes severe lameness in cattle. This highly contagious disease was first described in Italy in 1974 and has since spread around the world, primarily within dairy cattle. However, the disease is also ...
Western Producer (subscription) - Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:48
|'Soak and smear' not superior for kids' atopic dermatitis|
Key clinical point: Physicians can anticipate equally profound improvement in the severity of pediatric atopic dermatitis after 2 weeks of twice-daily topical corticosteroid therapy, regardless of whether the medication is applied to prehydrated or dry ...
Skin and Allergy News Digital Network - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:18
|Add iPads to the rash of mobile devices implicated in allergic contact dermatitis|
In a recent issue of the journal Pediatrics, two dermatologists reported the first case of iPad associated contact dermatitis. This is not the first time a wearable or mobile device has been implicated in causing allergic contact dermatitis. Earlier ...
iMedicalApps - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:08
|An insider's look at the 2014 atopic dermatitis guidelines|
COEUR D'ALENE, IDAHO – The 2014 American Academy of Dermatology atopic dermatitis guidelines may already need an update, according to the cochair of the guidelines panel. The guidelines were based upon studies published through 2012.
Skin and Allergy News Digital Network - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:41