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Clinical ReportFactors Associated with Remission of Eczema in Children: A Population-based Follow-up StudyLaura B. von Kobyletzki, Carl-Gustaf Bornehag, Elizabeth Breeze, Malin Larsson, Cecilia Boman Lindström, Åke Svensson
The aim of this study was to analyse factors associated with remission of atopic dermatitis (AD) in childhood. A population-based AD cohort of 894 children aged 13 years from a cross-sectional baseline study in 2000 was followed up in 2005. The association between remission, background, health, lifestyle, and environmental variables was estimated with crude and multivariable logistic regression. ...
Investigative ReportShiny White Streaks: A Sign of Malignancy at Dermoscopy of Pigmented Skin LesionsDanielle Shitara, Priscila Ishioka , Yarel Alonso-Pinedo, Leyla Palacios-Bejarano, Cristina Carrera, Josep Malvehy, Susana Puig
The aim of this study was to evaluate the practical importance of the presence of shiny white streaks (SWS) (chrysalis or crystalline structures in polarized dermoscopy) for suspicion of malignancy, diagnosis of melanoma, and pre-operative estimation of Breslow thickness and its correlation with total dermoscopy score (TDS). SWS were present in 13.6% of 800 consecutive excised lesions. The presenc ...
Investigative ReportReferrals by General Practitioners for Suspicious Skin Lesions: The Urgency of TrainingMargit C.J. van Rijsingen, Sabine C.A. Hanssen, Joannes M.M. Groenewoud, Gert Jan van der Wilt, Marie-Jeanne P. Gerritsen
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Skin cancer is common among white populations and rapid increases in incidence are being observed in many countries, leading to a large burden on healthcare systems. Unnecessary referrals from general practitioners (GPs) may contribute to this burden. The aim of this study was to analyse the quality of referrals from GPs of patients with skin tumours. Referral letters for 734 patients were collect ...
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