Common Allergens in Skin Tests for Adult Atopic Dermatitis

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00173498
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2005
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

To analyze the common allergens revealed by skin tests in adult atopic dermatitis patients.


Condition
Atopic Dermatitis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Common Allergens in Skin Tests for Adult Atopic Dermatitis

Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: July 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2005
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.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 60 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
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: 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
  More Information

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00173498     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9461700672
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: September 12, 2005
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
atopic dermatitis, skin test

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dermatitis
Dermatitis, Atopic
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Eczematous
Skin Diseases, Genetic

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