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Contact & Occupational Dermatology

James G Marks Jr Bryan E Anderson Vincent A DeLeo

400 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

Contact and Occupational Dermatology is the new, revised edition of this practical guide to the evaluation and care of patients with contact or occupational dermatitis.

This book is divided into four parts, beginning with background information on contact and occupational dermatitis. The second part covers allergens, with separate chapters on preservatives, cosmetics, medicines and plants. The third part features occupational skin diseases and includes evaluation of the worker on site, management of occupational dermatitis, and a separate chapter on occupations commonly associated with contact dermatitis. The final section provides detail on contact urticaria (hives) and contact dermatitis in children as additional topics.

This new edition of Contact and Occupational Dermatology includes brand new information and photographs; highlight boxes provide quick reference for important points throughout and the text is enhanced by 172 full colour images. This book is written by James Marks, Professor of Dermatology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Centre in the United States, ensuring authoritative content throughout.

Key Points

  • Latest edition of this practical guide to evaluation and care of contact/occupational dermatitis patients
  • Previous edition published January 2002 (9780323014731)
  • Highlight boxes throughout for quick reference
  • 172 full colour images
  • Written by Professor of Dermatology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Centre, USA
Author Bio

James G Marks Jr MD

Bryan E Anderson MD
Both Professor, Department of Dermatology, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Centre, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

Vincent A DeLeo MD
Professor Emeritus, Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Clinical Professor at Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA