Guidelines for care of contact dermatitis

Br J Dermatol. 2001 Dec;145(6):877-85. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2133.2001.04499.x.


These guidelines for the management of contact dermatitis have been prepared for dermatologists on behalf of the British Association of Dermatologists. They present evidence-based guidance for treatment, with identification of the strength of evidence available at the time of preparation of the guidelines, including details of relevant epidemiological aspects, diagnosis and investigation.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Dermatitis, Contact / diagnosis
  • Dermatitis, Contact / epidemiology
  • Dermatitis, Contact / therapy*
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Humans
  • Patch Tests / methods
  • Prognosis
  • Terminology as Topic
  • United Kingdom / epidemiology