RESEARCH SNIPPETS
How safe is patch testing to PPD?
Updates from the British Association of Dermatologists 85th annual meeting, 5–8 July 2005, Glasgow, U.K.
Do we need a revised public health policy on sun exposure?
A new government policy is needed for sunlight and vitamin D
Expression of CD90 on keratinocyte stem/progenitor cells
Dopamine-induced apoptosis in human melanocytes involves generation of reactive oxygen species
Sentinel lymph node status in melanoma
Dermatological manifestations of autoimmune polyendocrinopathy–candidiasis–ectodermal dystrophy syndrome
The dermal stem cell factor and c-kit are overexpressed in melasma
Transepidermal water loss, serum IgE and β-endorphin as important and independent biological markers for development of itch intensity in atopic dermatitis
Dermoscopic findings in pyogenic granuloma
Significance of interleukin-16, macrophage-derived chemokine, eosinophil cationic protein and soluble E-selectin in reflecting disease activity of atopic dermatitis—from laboratory parameters to clinical scores
Daily pattern of sweating and response to stress and exercise in patients with palmar hyperhidrosis
Comparative analysis of incidence and clinical features of cutaneous malignant melanoma in Crete (Greece) and southern Germany (central Baden-Württemberg)
Do patients with skin allergies have higher levels of anxiety than patients with allergic respiratory diseases? Results of a large-scale cross-sectional study in a French population
A cost-utility analysis of pimecrolimus vs. topical corticosteroids and emollients for the treatment of mild and moderate atopic eczema
8-Isoprostane is a dose-related biomarker for photo-oxidative ultraviolet (UV) B damage in vivo
A 52-week randomized safety study of a calcipotriol/betamethasone dipropionate two-compound product (Dovobet®/Daivobet®/Taclonex®) in the treatment of psoriasis vulgaris
Improvement in quality of life with infliximab induction and maintenance therapy in patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis
Folic acid supplementation during treatment of psoriasis with methotrexate
Bcl-2 and Bax in congenital naevi
Interleukin 12 production by monocytes from patients with psoriasis and its inhibition by ciclosporin A
Subcutaneous hyalohyphomycosis due to Cephalotheca foveolata in an immunocompetent host
Early and severe amyloidosis in a patient with concurrent familial Mediterranean fever and pseudoxanthoma elasticum
Epidermal naevus in Proteus syndrome showing loss of heterozygosity for an inherited PTEN mutation
The frequency and significance of thiopurine S-methyltransferase gene polymorphisms in azathioprine-treated renal transplant recipients
Invasive aspergillosis due to subungual onychomycosis during treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma
An audit of the management of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma according to the multiprofessional guidelines
Comparable risk of herpes simplex virus infection between topical treatments with tacrolimus and corticosteroids in adults with atopic dermatitis
Relative frequency and survival of patients with primary cutaneous lymphomas
Topical mechlorethamine and clobetasol in multifocal primary cutaneous marginal zone-B cell lymphoma
IgE antibodies to penicillin are indicative for but not conclusive proof of penicillin allergy
Successful treatment of Darier disease with topical 5-fluorouracil
True transverse leuconychia with spontaneous resolution during pregnancy
Imatinib-associated lichenoid eruption
Imatinib mesylate causes palmoplantar hyperkeratosis and nail dystrophy in three patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia
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