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Title Cutaneous drug eruptions : diagnosis, histopathology and therapy / John C. Hall, Brian J. Hall, editors
Published London : Springer, 2015


Description 1 online resource (xxi, 463 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Immunology of Cutaneous Drug Eruptions -- Principles of Diagnosis of Cutaneous Drug Eruptions -- Histopathology of Drug Reactions -- Principles of Treatment of Cutaneous Drug Eruptions -- Morbilliform Drug Eruptions -- Drug-Induced Urticaria -- Erythema Multiforme and Drug Reactions -- Drug-Induced Vasculitis -- Pigment Changes and Drug Reactions -- Drug-induced Photosensitivity -- Erythema Nodosum as a Drug Eruption -- Lichen Planus Drug Reactions -- Pityriasis Rosea-Like Drug Eruptions -- Psoriasiform Drug Eruptions and Drugs that Flare Psoriasis -- Acne and Drug Reactions -- Collagen Vascular Diseases and Cutaneous Drug Reactions -- Fixed Drug Eruptions -- Autoimmune Bullous Diseases and Drugs -- Lymphoma and Pseudolymphoma and Drug Reactions -- Drug-Induced Alopecia -- Drug Eruptions of the Scalp -- Drug Reactions in the Nail in Cutaneous Drug Eruptions -- Drug Eruptions and Generalized Exfoliative Erythroderma -- Stevens?Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis -- Drug-induced Delayed Multi-organ Hypersensitivity Syndrome -- Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis -- Cutaneous Drug Reactions to Anticoagulants -- Antiepileptic Medications and Cutaneous Drug Reactions -- Chemotherapy and Cutaneous Drug Reactions -- Tyrosine Kinase Medications and the Skin -- Medical Therapies and Their effects on Skin Cancer -- Cutaneous Reactions to BRAF Inhibitors -- Cutaneous Reactions to Corticosteroids -- Cutaneous Reactions to Retinoids -- Neutrophilic Dermatoses -- Granulomatous Drug Reactions -- Cutaneous Drug Reactions in Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus -- Pediatric Drug Eruptions of the Skin
Summary The use of medications globally is increasing, and as the baby boomer cohort ages, more people will survive with chronic illnesses managed with an ever more complex cocktail of pharmaceutical treatments. This book covers all aspects of the most challenging dilemmas, that of allergic and toxic reactions to drugs. Cutaneous Drug Eruptions: Diagnosis, Histopathology and Therapy is an accessible resource for early detection and resolution of cutaneous drug reactions. It provides dermatologists, primary care physicians and all medical personnel with access to comprehensive and practical clinical information that will help them identify and appropriately manage all incidences of skin conditions and disease that relate to the use of drugs
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Notes English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 26, 2015)
Subject Drug-exanthems.
Drug-exanthems -- Diagnosis
Drug-exanthems -- Treatment
Drugs -- Side effects.
Drug Eruptions
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Skin Diseases -- chemically induced
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Drugs -- Side effects.
Form Electronic book
Author Hall, John C., 1947- editor.
Hall, Brian J. (Brian John), 1981- editor.
ISBN 9781447167297