Patch Testing and Prick Testing

A Practical Guide Official Publication of the ICDRG

Authors: Lachapelle, Jean-Marie, Maibach, Howard I.

  • Superb guide to the management of positive and negative patch test and prick test reactions 
  • Extensively revised, updated, and expanded edition that reflects recent advances and includes more color illustrations 
  • Invaluable for all practicing dermatologists, from the beginner to the well-trained expert 
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About this book

Knowledge in the field of allergic contact dermatitis continues to expand rapidly owing to progress in the chemical, immunological, and clinical fields, including improved techniques of patch testing and prick testing. The third edition of this important book, which includes additional color illustrations, has been extensively revised, updated, and expanded to reflect the most recent developments. These include advances in patch testing methodology, in particular the new chambers that are appearing on the market, revision of the baseline series of patch tests to reflect the latest evidence-based work, and additional testing procedures. The result is a superb guide to the current management of positive and negative patch test and prick test reactions that will be invaluable for all practicing dermatologists, from the beginner to the well-trained expert.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Pathophysiology of Allergic and Irritant Contact Dermatitis

    Nosbaum, Audrey (et al.)

    Pages 3-9

  • Diseases for Which Patch Testing Is Recommended: Patients Who Should Be Investigated

    Lachapelle, Jean-Marie

    Pages 11-33

  • Patch Testing Methodology

    Lachapelle, Jean-Marie (et al.)

    Pages 35-77

  • Baseline Series of Patch Tests

    Lachapelle, Jean-Marie

    Pages 79-93

  • Photopatch Testing

    Lachapelle, Jean-Marie (et al.)

    Pages 95-101

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-25492-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $79.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-25491-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Patch Testing and Prick Testing
Book Subtitle
A Practical Guide Official Publication of the ICDRG
Authors
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-25492-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-25492-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-25491-8
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XXII, 218
Topics