Water and the Stratum Corneum, 2nd Edition
Bioengineering of the skin, or more precisely the biophysical assessment of skin physiology, is moving rapidly from a descriptive approach to a deeper understanding of biophysical and biochemical processes. This second edition of the popular text Bioengineering of the Skin: Water and Stratum...
Published August 27th 2004 by CRC Press
For twenty-five years, Dermatotoxicology has stood as the definitive reference book in the field. A generation of toxicologists and dermatologists has consulted this volume throughout their careers, finding within it a wealth of theoretical and practical guidance.Updated and expanded to reflect the...
Published February 25th 2004 by CRC Press
New biological techniques and a revival of interest in both acute and chronic wound healing have led to an enormously improved understanding of the cellular and chemical complexities of the healing process. Exciting developments in the evolution of epidermal biology are creating new opportunities...
Published December 29th 2003 by CRC Press
Structure and Function, 2nd Edition
Presenting the most appropriate cleansing techniques and astringent selection for proper neonatal care, the second edition of this text should help practitioners and researchers understand the effects of accidental percutaneous absorption in the newborn and therapeutic strategies for facilitating...
Published April 18th 2003 by CRC Press
Absorption, Immunology, Epidemiology, and Metallurgy
Allergic contact dermatitis from nickel is a continuing and increasing health problem. Nickel dermatitis may occur in sensitized individuals following contact with nickel-containing items such as jewelry, zippers, buttons, and other objects; by nickel leaching from implants and prostheses; and...
Published June 13th 2002 by CRC Press
There has been an increase in the use of systemic drug therapy for skin diseases during recent years. This reflects advances in drug development but many are potent drugs which can have serious or life threatening adverse effects. Aimed at dermatologists and general practitioners, this book...
Published June 1st 2002 by CRC Press
Contains current methods of analysis for new formulations of cosmetics, perfumes, creams, and lotions!With contributions from world-renowned experts in the field, Topical Absorption of Dermatological Products summarizesnovel treatments for fungal nail infections emerging risk assessment procedures...
Published January 2nd 2002 by CRC Press
Series: Target Organ Toxicology Series
Toxic injury to the skin in the general population, and particularly in western populations, is on the increase. This is partly due to the expanding number of natural and man-made chemicals present in our everyday environment. The need for a thorough understanding of the skin, and the mechanisms of...
Published March 15th 2001 by CRC Press
Like the bestselling first edition, this new edition of Hand Eczema presents a comprehensive review of this common condition. Authoritative and well-researched, the book covers everything from classification and immunology of the basic mechanism of eczema reaction, to clinical types (particularly...
Published June 21st 2000 by CRC Press
More plants than ever are being harvested for use in products such as cosmetics, toiletries and medications. To combat this threat, the flora produce chemical defense mechanisms which can lead to many of humanity's dermatologic reactions.Dermatologic Botany is a comprehensive examination of...
Published December 21st 1999 by CRC Press