Updated Summary: British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for the management of contact dermatitis 2017. [British Association of Dermatologists]

Definitions for the levels of evidence (High, Moderate, Low, Very low) and strength of recommendations (Strong for, Weak for, No recommendation, Strong against) are provided at the end of the "Major Recommendations" field. Offer patients with suspected contact dermatitis a patch test with a baseline series of allergens. (Strong recommendation for the use of an intervention) In identifying allergens in patients with contact dermatitis, consider testing for additional series dependent on allergen exposure. (Weak recommendation for the use of the intervention) Consider additional readings at day 6 or 7 if the results are unexpectedly negative at day 4. (Weak recommendation...

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