Chairman's introduction
1. Putative mechanisms underlying chronicity in atopic eczema
2. Superantigens, steroid insensitivity and innate immunity in atopic eczema
3. Allergy workup
4. Probiotics, breastfeeding and atopic eczema
5. New therapeutic targets in atopic eczema
6. Contact allergic reactions in patients with atopic eczema
7. Compliance among patients with atopic eczema
8. Treatment strategies and compliance for the adult patient with atopic eczema
9. Epidemiology and job-related problems for the eczema patient
10. Atopic hand eczema and treatment strategies