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Common Allergens in Skin Tests for Adult Atopic Dermatitis

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00173498
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 15, 2005
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
To analyze the common allergens revealed by skin tests in adult atopic dermatitis patients.

Condition or disease
Atopic Dermatitis

Detailed Description:
The allergens involved in atopic patients are widely existed in our environment. Traditionally, we use serum specific IgE, skin prick test or intradermal test to verify the possible causative allergens in patients with atopic dermatitis. This study will evaluate the correlation between serum specific IgE, skin prick test, intradermal test, and patch test for common allergens in adult patients with atopic dermatitis.

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Retrospective/Prospective
Official Title: Common Allergens in Skin Tests for Adult Atopic Dermatitis
Study Start Date : July 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 2005

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Eczema
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 60 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients with atopic dermatitis (according to Hanifin and Rajka criteria)
  • age older than 16 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnancy
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00173498


Contacts
Contact: Chia-Yu Chu, MD 886-2-23123456 ext 5734 chiayu.chu@gmail.com

Locations
Taiwan
Department of Dermatology, National Taiwan University Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Chia-Yu Chu, MD    886-2-23123456 ext 5734    chiayu.chu@gmail.com   
Principal Investigator: Chia-Yu Chu, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Chia-Yu Chu, MD Department of Dermatology, National Taiwan University Hospital
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