Medline ® Abstract for Reference 1
of 'Chronic hand eczema'
N Engl J Med. 2012;367(19):1829.
Hand eczema is an inflammation of the skin; the cause is often multifactorial. Initial management includes avoiding causative irritants or allergens (e.g., by wearing impermeable gloves) and applying emollients and potent topical glucocorticoids.
Department of Dermatology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands. firstname.lastname@example.org