Monographs in Contact Allergy, Volume 3: Topical Drugs (Paperback)

Monographs in Contact Allergy, Volume 3: Topical Drugs By Anton C. de Groot Cover Image
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This third volume in an exciting and detailed series on contact allergens provides monographs of all 384 topical drugs which have caused contact allergy/allergic contact dermatitis. The monographs present: Identification section; Contact allergy (general population, patients with dermatitis, case reports and case series); Cross-reactions; Patch test sensitization; Photocontact allergy; and Immediate contact reactions (contact urticaria). Separate chapters present an overview of all aspects of allergic contact dermatitis to topical drugs, contact allergy to non-drug ingredients in topical pharmaceuticals and a preview of delayed-type allergy to systemic drugs (to be discussed in Volume 4).

Key Features:

Presents monographs of all known topical drugs which have caused contact allergy/allergic contact dermatitis

Provides a full literature review of relevant topics of allergenic topical drugs

Identifies IUPAC names, synonyms, CAS and EC numbers, structural and chemical formulas, Merck Index monographs, and advises on patch testing

Presents non-drug allergens in topical pharmaceuticals

Covers an extensive amount of information to benefit dermatologists, allergists, and all others interested in drug allergy

About the Author

1980-2002 dermatologist in private practice in two hospitals in 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands. PhD 1988: Adverse Reactions to Cosmetics. Author of over 500 publications including 70 book chapters and 14 books, of which 4 are international (mainly for dermatologists) and 10 in Dutch for general practitioners, medical students, skin therapists, podiatrists/pedicures and (parents of) patients with atopic dermatitis. Regularly teaches dermatology to medical students at the University of Groningen. Member of the Editorial Board of the journal Dermatitis (specialized in contact allergy). Co-founder and former 10-year Editor-in-Chief of the Dutch Journal for Dermatology and Venereology.Anton C. De Groot is an honourary member of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, he was specifically recognised for his contributions to the field through his series Monographs in Contact Allergy and is the recipient of 'American Contact Dermatitis Society's 2020 Dermatitis Review Article of the Year'Further information can be found on the author's website
Product Details
ISBN: 9780367747619
ISBN-10: 0367747618
Publisher: CRC Press
Publication Date: August 29th, 2022
Pages: 894
Language: English