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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Ring, J; Barker, J; Behrendt, H; Braathen, L; Darsow, U; Dubertret, L; Giannetti, A; Hawk, J; Hönigsmann, H; Kemeny, L; Luger, T; Meurer, M; Murphy, G; Peserico, A; Ranki, A; Reunala, T; Saurat, J; Sterry, W; van de Kerkhof, P 
Title:
Review of the potential photo-cocarcinogenicity of topical calcineurin inhibitors: position statement of the European Dermatology Forum. 
Abstract:
Topical Calcineurin Inhibitors (TCIs) used for the treatment of atopic eczema modify the immune regulatory function of the skin and may have the potential to enhance immunosuppressive ultraviolet (UV) effects. Current recommendations on UV protection in eczema patients treated with PCIs are inconsistent and have given rise to uncertainty and anxiety in patients. Therefore, the European Dermatology Forum (EDF) developed a position statement which reviews critically the available data with regard...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 
Year:
2005 
Journal volume:
19 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
663-71 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0926-9959 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie