Search for dissertations about: "atopic eczema"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 swedish dissertations containing the words atopic eczema.

  1. 1. Assessing eczema and food allergy in young children

    University dissertation from Institutionen för molekylär och klinisk medicin

    Author : Irene Devenney; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; atopy; eczema; food allergy; nitric oxide; oral food challenge; skin prick test; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Paediatric medicine; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Pediatrisk medicin;

    Abstract : Background: Atopic disease is an increasing problem. Eczema affects 10-20% of young children, and 33-37% of children with eczema are food allergic. Among other factors, nitric oxide (NO) is thought to play a role in eczema and food allergy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Diagnosis of eczema in preschool children and course of disease during childhood

    University dissertation from Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Lund University

    Author : Laura von Kobyletzki; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Child; preschool; dermatitis; atopic diagnosis; infant; questionnaire; written parental; atopic dermatitis; preschool child; longitudinal study; prognosis; epidemiology; asthma; and rhinititis;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English The dissertation is divided into two parts. The first part deals with the development of a questionnaire diagnostic instrument for atopic dermatitis (AD). The second part concerns following a cohort and assessing the natural history of AD, in which the effect of specified risk factors is analysed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Individual and environmental risk factors for hand eczema in hospital workers

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Eskil Nilsson; Umeå universitet.; [1986]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hand eczema; prospective study; hospital workers; irritants; contact allergy; contact urticaria; atopy; metal dermatitis; multivariate regression analysis; evaluation of risk factors; microflora; S. aureus in hand eczema;

    Abstract : Individual and environmental risk factors in hand eczema have been investigated in a prospective cohort study of 2452 newly employed hospital workers with a follow-up time of 20 months. Current hand eczema was analyzed in 142 wet hospital workers from this cohort with respect to the etiologic importance of irritants, allergens and contact urticants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aspects of eczema in childhood

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Environmental Medicine

    Author : Natalia Ballardini; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is a common itc hy inflammatory skin disease that often starts in childhood. Having eczema is troublesome and has been shown to reduce quality of life . Eczema is associated with an increased risk for other allergy - related diseases such as asthma and rhinitis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Eczema in childhood and adolescence

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna

    Author : Emma Johansson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is an itchy inflammatory skin disease that affects many children and adolescents. Eczema associated with IgE antibodies is called atopic eczema (AE), while other eczema is called nonatopic eczema (non-AE). Having a filaggrin (FLG) mutation is associated with increased risk for eczema. READ MORE