Kanerva’s Occupational Dermatology

  • Swen Malte John
  • Jeanne Duus Johansen
  • Thomas Rustemeyer
  • Peter Elsner
  • Howard I. Maibach
Living reference work

Table of contents

  1. Richard Brans
  2. Richard Brans
  3. Jacob P. Thyssen, Torkil Menné
  4. An Goossens, Julie Geebelen, Kim Vander Hulst, Liesbeth Gilissen
  5. Jacob P. Thyssen, Torkil Menné
  6. A. Goossens
  7. Niels H. Bennike, Klaus E. Andersen
  8. Anneli Julander, Carola Lidén
  9. Kristiina Aalto-Korte
  10. Katri Suuronen, Maria Pesonen

About this book


This latest edition contains a number of new and heavily revised chapters, taking into account recent developments in the understand and clinical management of occupational dermatitis.

Since its first publication in 2000, Kanerva’s Occupational Dermatology has served as the main reference on occupational skin diseases for general and occupational dermatologists, occupational physicians, and health workers in other fields. It provides a comprehensive overview of clinical appearances, epidemiology, diagnostic approaches, contact materials, patient care, and prevention. 

This third edition has been revised and extended to take into account recent developments. The emphasis is very much on evidence-based dermatology, and the coverage is both completely up-to-date and exceptionally detailed. The layout allows for both in-depth reading and quick access to practical information, with the inclusion of concise tables, algorithms, and figures on h
ow to optimize the diagnostic procedure for daily patient management. Kanerva’s Occupational Dermatology will continue to ensure that experts and students alike are acquainted with newly emerging conditions and the latest advances.


Allergens Allergic Contact Dermatitis Avoidance Chemicals Patch Test Reactions

Editors and affiliations

  • Swen Malte John
    • 1
  • Jeanne Duus Johansen
    • 2
  • Thomas Rustemeyer
    • 3
  • Peter Elsner
    • 4
  • Howard I. Maibach
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of DermatologyUniversity of OsnabrückOsnabrückGermany
  2. 2.Department of Dermato-allergologyGentofte HospitalHellerupDenmark
  3. 3.Dept. of Dermatology and AllergologyVU University Medical CentreAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Dept. of Dermatology and AllergologyFriedrich Schiller UniversityJenaGermany
  5. 5.Department of DermatologyUniversity of California San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40221-5
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40221-5
Industry Sectors
Chemical Manufacturing
Consumer Packaged Goods