THE EFFICACY OF FIVE PER CENT OXYPHENBUTAZONE CREAM IN THE TREATMENT OF VENOUS ECZEMA OF THE LEG
- Skin barrier breakdown: a renaissance in emollient therapy. Cork, Michael J.; Danby, Simon // British Journal of Nursing;7/23/2009, Vol. 18 Issue 14, p872
Breakdown of the skin barrier is the first event in the development of atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis). Research over the past five years has indicated that this arises as a result of the interaction of environmental agents such as soap and other detergents with the products of changes in...
- Skin allergies. // Good Health (Australia Edition);Oct2010, p96
The article offers information on the most common skin diseases associated with allergy. It outlines the signs and symptoms of most skin conditions associated with allergy which include eczema, allergic contact dermatitis, and hives. It explores the skin diseases' nature and causes, as well as...
- Therapeutic Management of Atopic Eczema. Traidl-Hoffmann, Claudia; Mempel, Martin; Belloni, Benedetta; Ring, Johannes; Schnopp, Christina // Current Drug Metabolism;Mar2010, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p234
The present review aims at giving a condensed view on the current status of therapy of atopic eczema - a common chronically relapsing inflammatory skin disease. Atopic eczema is a multifactorial disease with a tendency for chronification. Owing to the associated genetic factors, therapeutic...
- Latest Clinical Research: Eczema therapy could block post-scratch inflammation. Moberly, Tom // GP: General Practitioner;10/17/2012, p6
The article reports that according to a research conducted by doctors in Massachusetts, eczema could be treated by blocking the activity of cells that promote inflammation in response to scratching. It mentions the way how inflammation in atopic dermatitis can be controlled. It states that...
- Ultralanum Plain. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p554
The article presents information on ultralanum plain, a prescription-only preparation of the corticosteroid and anti-inflammatory fluocortolone. The drug can be used to treat severe, inflammatory skin disorders, such as eczema and psoriasis. It is available as a cream and an ointment for topical...
- Emollient therapy for dry and inflammatory skin conditions. Green, Liz // Nursing Standard;9/7/2011, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p39
Most nurses will encounter patients with dry skin conditions such as atopic eczema and psoriasis in their everyday practice. Emollients can be beneficial for most dry skin conditions, although they are widely underused. Increased knowledge and awareness of the benefits and optimal use of...
- HOW I ditched the itch. Graham, Geoff // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);5/17/2004, Vol. 56 Issue 20, p81
Presents an article on developing a cure for eczema. Discomfort experienced because of eczema; Reason for the determination to find a cure for the disease; Ingredients of the cream created to prevent the itchy feeling caused by the skin condition; Effect of the product on the skin.
- DERMATITIS BRIEFS. // Dermatology Times;May2003, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p23
Presents news items related to dermatitis as of May 2003. Use of peanut oil in treating eczema; Phase III trial of antifungal drug miconazole; Treatment of facial sebhorreic dermatitis.
- Tips for managing eczema. // South Asian Post;2/17/2011, p12
The article offers information on how to manage the skin disease, eczema.