Dictionary of Contact Allergens
BeschreibungThe Dictionary of Contact Allergens is a helpful guide for the reader to familiarize with the structures of chemicals implicated in contact dermatitis. Each molecule is described with its principal name for classification. The most important synonyms, the Chemical Abstract Service (CAS) Registry Number that characterizes the substance and its chemical structure and relevant literature references are also listed. Further, the reader will find a unique chapter on Patch Testing with the patient's own products. This guide is a 'must-have' for each physician involved with the diagnosis and treatment of patients with contact dermatitis and allergic skin disease. TOC:Dictionary of Contact Allergens.- Introduction and A-Z Description of Allergens.- Patch Testing with the Patients' Own Products.
InhaltsverzeichnisDictionary of Contact Allergens: Chemical Structures, Sources and References.- Patch Testing with the Patients'Own Products.
From the reviews:
"This is a concise pocket sized guide to the structures of chemicals implicated in contact dermatitis. ' The intended audience is physicians involved with the management of patients with contact dermatitis and allergic skin disease. This includes primary care doctors and specialists such as immunologists and dermatologists. In a broader sense, it may be of use to clinicians involved in guidelines and caring for patients in an occupational health and safety setting as well as a public health setting." (Veronica A Preda, Doody's Review Service, April, 2008)