- Howard Maibach, Professor of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
- Golara Honari, Consultant Dermatologist, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH, US
This book specifically addresses the clinical presentations borne out of exposure to a variety of chemicals. It begins with an overview of skin biology to provide toxicologists with a basic understanding of its anatomy and physiology. Next it presents a variety of dermatotoxicological effects, as well at the toxic agents that cause them, with color photographs to illustrate these effects.
Applied Dermatotoxicology: Clinical Aspects is an essential reference for toxicologists in industry, and for those medical professionals who encounter cases of dermal exposure to toxic agents.
Applied Dermatotoxicology: Clinical Aspects is intended for toxicologists, and for those medical professionals who encounter cases of dermal exposure to toxic agents.
- Published: June 2014
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-420130-9
"It discusses the nuances and current knowledge on performing testingâ¦written for researchers and dermatologists interested in contact and irritant dermatitis on a basic science level. Score: 79 - 3 Stars"
Table of ContentsChapter 1: Skin structure and functional
Chapter 2: Irritant contact dermatitis
Chapter 3: Photoirritation (phototoxicity)
Chapter 4: Allergic contact dermatitis
Chapter 5: Photoallergic contact dermatitis
Chapter 6: Contact urticaria