Assessment of severity, psychological and psychosocial wellbeing and quality of life

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Adults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
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57Authors: Dhar S; Malakar R; Chattopadhyay S; Dhar S; Banerjee R; Ghosh A;. Title: Correlation of the severity of atopic dermatitis with absolute eosinophil counts in peripheral blood and serum IgE levels. Journal Name: Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology. Year: 2005 JulSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
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60Authors: Emerson RM; Williams HC; Allen BR;. Title: Severity distribution of atopic dermatitis in the community and its relationship to secondary referral. Journal Name: British Journal of Dermatology. Year: 1998Not relevant to question, as not looking at measuring severity. May be relevant for referral and epidemiology questions.
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62Authors: Frezzolini A; Paradisi M; Zaffiro A; Provini A; Cadoni S; Ruffelli M; De PO;. Title: Circulating interleukin 16 (IL-16) in children with atopic/eczema dermatitis syndrome (AEDS): a novel serological marker of disease activity. Journal Name: Allergy. Year: 2002 SepSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
63Authors: Friedman JY; Reed SD; Weinfurt KP; Kahler KH; Walter EB; Schulman KA;. Title: Parents’ reported preference scores for childhood atopic dermatitis disease states. Journal Name: BMC Pediatrics. Year: 2004 Oct 18Not relevant to question, as not looking at measuring severity. May be relevant for quality of life question.
64Authors: Furue M; Sugiyama H; Tsukamoto K; Ohtake N; Tamaki K;. Title: Serum soluble IL-2 receptor (sIL-2R) and eosinophil cationic protein (ECP) levels in atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Journal of Dermatological Science. Year: 1994 AprSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
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66Authors: Hanifin JM;. Title: Standardized grading of subjects for clinical research studies in atopic dermatitis: workshop report. Journal Name: Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Year: 1989Discussion only. Paper referenced in systematic review
67Authors: Hirai S; Kageshita T; Kimura T; Tsujisaki M; Okajima K; Imai K; Ono T;. Title: Soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and soluble E-selectin levels in patients with atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: British Journal of Dermatology. Year: 1996 AprChildren and adults
68Authors: Hon K; Leung TF; Wong Y; Lam WK; Guan DQ; Ma KC; Sung YT; Fok TF; Leung PC;. Title: A pentaherbs capsule as a treatment option for atopic dermatitis in children: an open-labeled case series. Journal Name: American Journal of Chinese Medicine. Year: 2004Paper used as background only as no data
69Authors: Hon KL; Leung TF; Ma KC; Li AM; Wong Y; Fok TF;. Title: Serum levels of cutaneous T-cell attracting chemokine (CTACK) as a laboratory marker of the severity of atopic dermatitis in children. Journal Name: Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. Year: 2004 MaySerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
70Authors: Hon KL; Leung TF; Ma KC; Wong CK; Wan H; Lam CW;. Title: Serum concentration of IL-18 correlates with disease extent in young children with atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Pediatric Dermatology. Year: 2004 NovSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
71Authors: Ikezawa Z; Ikebe T; Ogura H; Odajima H; Kurosaka F; Komatu H; Sase K; Suga C; Sugiuchi M; Suguro H;. Title: Mass trial of hypoallergenic rice (HRS-1) produced by enzymatic digestion in atopic dermatitis with suspected rice allergy. HRS-1 Research Group. Journal Name: Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Year: 1992Study in children and adults average age > 12
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73Authors: Kanthraj GR;. Title: Computer aided design mapping for SCORAD index in atopic dermatitis-- accessible and economical.[see comment][comment]. Journal Name: Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Year: 2005 MarNarrative discussion only
74Authors: Kowalzick L; Kleinheinz A; Weichenthal M; Neuber K; Kohler I; Grosch J; Lungwitz G; Seegeberg C; Ring J;. Title: Low dose versus medium dose UV-A1 treatment in severe atopic eczema. Journal Name: Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Year: 1995 JanAdults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
75Authors: Krutmann J; Diepgen TL; Luger TA; Grabbe S; Meffert H; Sonnichsen N; Czech W; Kapp A; Stege H; Grewe M; Schopf E;. Title: High-dose UVA1 therapy for atopic dermatitis: results of a multicenter trial. Journal Name: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Year: 1998 AprStudy in adults
76Authors: Kunz B; Oranje AP; Labreze L; Stalder JF; Ring J; Taieb A;. Title: Clinical validation and guidelines for the SCORAD index: consensus report of the European Task Force on Atopic Dermatitis. Journal Name: Dermatology. Year: 1997Paper used as background only
No numerical out comes were reported - description of using SCORAD
77Authors: La Grutta S; Richiusa P; Pizzolanti G; Mattina A; Pajno GB; Citarrella R; Passalacqua G; Giordano C;. Title: CD4(+)IL-13(+) cells in peripheral blood well correlates with the severity of atopic dermatitis in children. Journal Name: Allergy. Year: 2005 MarSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
78Authors: Laske N; Niggemann B;. Title: Does the severity of atopic dermatitis correlate with serum IgE levels?. Journal Name: Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Year: 2004Serology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
79Authors: Leung TF; Ma KC; Hon KL; Lam CW; Wan H; Li CY; Chan IH;. Title: Serum concentration of macrophage- derived chemokine may be a useful inflammatory marker for assessing severity of atopic dermatitis in infants and young children. Journal Name: Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Year: 2003 AugSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
80Authors: Lewis-Jones MS; Charman CR;. Title: Atopic Dermatitis: Scoring severity and quality of life assessment. Journal Name: . Year: 2006Review only - references looked at
81Authors: Lewis-Jones MS; Finlay AY; Dykes PJ;. Title: The infants’ dermatitis quality of life index. Journal Name: British Journal of Dermatology. Year: 2001Not relevant to question, as not looking at measuring severity. May be relevant for quality of life question.
82Authors: Lintu P; Savolainen J; Kortekangas-Savolainen O; Kalimo K;. Title: Systemic ketoconazole is an effective treatment of atopic dermatitis with IgE-mediated hypersensitivity to yeasts. Journal Name: Allergy. Year: 2001 JunAdults
83Authors: Luger T; Van Leent EJ; Graeber M; Hedgecock S; Thurston M; Kandra A; Berth-Jones J; Bjerke J; Christophers E; Knop J; Knulst AC; Morren M; Morris A; Reitamo S; Roed-Petersen J; Schoepf E; Thestrup-Pedersen K; Van d; Bos JD;. Title: SDZ ASM 981: an emerging safe and effective treatment for atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: British Journal of Dermatology. Year: 2001 AprStudy in adults
84Authors: Meads DM; McKenna SP; Kahler K;. Title: The quality of life of parents of children with atopic dermatitis: interpretation of PIQoL-AD scores. Journal Name: Quality of Life Research. Year: 2005 DecNot relevant to question, as not looking at measuring severity. May be relevant for quality of life question.
85Authors: Moore C; Ehlayel M; Inostroza J; Leiva LE; Sorensen RU;. Title: Elevated levels of soluble HLA class I (sHLA-I) in children with severe atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. Year: 1997 AugSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
86Authors: Muzaffar F; Hussain I; Rani Z; Aziz A; Sultan B;. Title: Emollients as an adjunct therapy to topical corticosteroids in children with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Journal of Pakistan Association of Dermatologists. Year: 2002Not relevant to question, as not looking at measuring severity
87Authors: Noh G; Lee KY;. Title: Successful interferon alpha therapy in atopic dermatitis of Besnier’s prurigo pattern with normal serum IgE and blood eosinophil fraction: randomized case-controlled study. Journal Name: Cytokine. Year: 2001 Jan 21Study in adults and children, mean age >12 years
88Authors: Oymar K; Aksnes L;. Title: Increased levels of urinary leukotriene E4 in children with severe atopic eczema/dermatitis syndrome. Journal Name: Allergy. Year: 2005Serology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
89Authors: Pucci N; Lombardi E; Novembre E; Farina S; Bernardini R; Rossi E; Favilli T; Vierucci A;. Title: Urinary eosinophil protein X and serum eosinophil cationic protein in infants and young children with atopic dermatitis: correlation with disease activity. Journal Name: Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Year: 2000 FebSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
90Authors: Queille-Roussel C; Raynaud F; Saurat JH;. Title: A prospective computerized study of 500 cases of atopic dermatitis in childhood. I. Initial analysis of 250 parameters. Journal Name: Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Year: 1985Paper used as background only
91Authors: Rajka G; Langeland T;. Title: Grading of the severity of atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Year: 1989Discussion only. Paper referenced in systematic review
92Authors: Schafer T; Heinrich J; Wjst M; Adam H; Ring J; Wichmann HE;. Title: Association between severity of atopic eczema and degree of sensitization to aeroallergens in schoolchildren. Journal Name: Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Year: 1999 DecNot relevant to question, as not looking at trigger factors as potential cause of eczema.
93Authors: Shimada Y; Sato S; Hasegawa M; Tedder TF; Takehara K;. Title: Elevated serum L-selectin levels and abnormal regulation of L-selectin expression on leukocytes in atopic dermatitis: Soluble L-selectin levels indicate disease severity. Journal Name: Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Year: 1999Serology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
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95Authors: Sowden JM; Berth-Jones J; Ross JS; Motley RJ; Marks R; Finlay AY; Salek MS; Graham-Brown RA; Allen BR; Camp RD;. Title: Double-blind, controlled, crossover study of cyclosporin in adults with severe refractory atopic dermatitis.[see comment]. Journal Name: Lancet. Year: 1991 Jul 20Adults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
96Authors: Takigawa M; Tamamori T; Horiguchi D; Sakamoto T; Yamada M; Yoshioka A; Toda K; Imamura S; Yodoi J;. Title: Fc epsilon receptor II/CD23-positive lymphocytes in atopic dermatitis. I. The proportion of Fc epsilon RII+ lymphocytes correlates with the extent of skin lesion. Journal Name: Clinical and Experimental Immunology. Year: 1991 MaySerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
97Authors: Tan BB; Weald D; Strickland I; Friedmann PS;. Title: Double-blind controlled trial of effect of housedust-mite allergen avoidance on atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Lancet. Year: 1996 Jan 6Included in systematic review 98
99Authors: Taniuchi S; Chihara J; Kojima T; Yamamoto A; Sasai M; Kobayashi Y;. Title: Serum eosinophil derived neurotoxin may reflect more strongly disease severity in childhood atopic dermatitis than eosinophil cationic protein. Journal Name: Journal of Dermatological Science. Year: 2001 MaySerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
100Authors: Tarroux R; Assalit MF; Licu D; Perie JJ; Redoules D;. Title: Variability of enzyme markers during clinical regression of atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Skin Pharmacology and Applied Skin Physiology. Year: 2002 JanSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
101Authors: Tofte S; Graeber M; Cherill M; Omoto M; Thurston M; Hanifin JM;. Title: Eczema area and severity index (EASI): A new tool to evaluate atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. Year: 1998Paper used as background only
No data given
102Authors: Toma T; Mizuno K; Okamoto H; Kanegane C; Ohta K; Ikawa Y; Miura M; Kuroda M; Niida Y; Koizumi S; Yachie A;. Title: Expansion of activated eosinophils in infants with severe atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Pediatrics International. Year: 2005 FebSerology test not severity scoring system. May be relevant for clinical tests question.
103Authors: Tsuboi H; Kouda K; Takeuchi H; Takigawa M; Masamoto Y; Takeuchi M; Ochi H;. Title: 8- hydroxydeoxyguanosine in urine as an index of oxidative damage to DNA in the evaluation of atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: British Journal of Dermatology. Year: 1998 JunAdults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
104Authors: van JT; Heule F; Korstanje M; van den Broek MJ; Stenveld HJ; van Vloten WA;. Title: Cyclosporin in atopic dermatitis: a multicentre placebo-controlled study. Journal Name: British Journal of Dermatology. Year: 1994 MayAdults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
105Authors: van JT; Kozel MM; Tank B; Troost R; Prens EP;. Title: Cyclosporine in atopic dermatitis. Modulation in the expression of immunologic markers in lesional skin. Journal Name: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Year: 1992 DecPaper used as background only
Adults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
106Authors: Van Leent EJ; Graber M; Thurston M; Wagenaar A; Spuls PI; Bos JD;. Title: Effectiveness of the ascomycin macrolactam SDZ ASM 981 in the topical treatment of atopic dermatitis. Journal Name: Archives of Dermatology. Year: 1998 JulAdults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
107Authors: Walker C; Kagi MK; Ingold P; Braun P; Blaser K; Bruijnzeel-Koomen CA; Wuthrich B;. Title: Atopic dermatitis: correlation of peripheral blood T cell activation, eosinophilia and serum factors with clinical severity. Journal Name: Clinical and Experimental Allergy. Year: 1993 FebAdults only. Paper referenced in systematic review
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No measures
Description of cases
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115Authors: Misery L; Chastaing M;. Title: Joint consultation by a psychiatrist and a dermatologist. Journal Name: Dermatol Psychosom. Year: 20034/50 are children
1/4 is a 15 year old
No individual data
various skin conditions
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123Authors: Cox M;. Title: Living with the enemy: eczema in the family. Journal Name: J Family Health Care. Year: 2005general article
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137Authors: von Ruden U; Bunikoski R; Brautigam M; Staab D;. Title: Cyclosporin A treatment of children with severe atopic dermatits improves quality of life of their mothers. Journal Name: Dermatol Psychosom. Year: 2002mentioned by ref only as e.g. relevant to other section ?
138Authors: Warschburger P; Landgraf JM; Petermann F; Friedel K;. Title: Health-related quality of life in children assessed by their parents: evaluation of the psychometric properties of the CHQ-PF50 in two German samples. Journal Name: Quality of Life Research. Year: 2003patients not parents QoL
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140Authors: Charman CR; Venn AJ; Williams HC;. Title: The patient-oriented eczema measure: Development and initial validation of the new tool for measuring atopic eczema severity from the patients’ perspective. Journal Name: Arch Dermatol. Year: 2004patients not parents QoL
141Authors: Housman TS; Patel Mj; Camacho F; Feldman SR; Fleischer AB; Balkrishnan R;. Title: Use of the self-administered eczema are and severity index by parent caregivers: results of a validation study. Journal Name: Br J Dermatol. Year: 2002Parents but not QoL measure
142Authors: Gore C; Johnson RJ; Caress AL; Woodcock A; Custovic A;. Title: The information needs and preferred roles in treatment decision-making of parents caring for infants with atopic dermatitis; a qualitative study. Journal Name: Allergy. Year: 2005No relevant outcomes
143Authors: Friedman JY; Reed SD; Weinfurt KP; Kahler KH; Walter EB; Schulman KA;. Title: Parents’ reported preference scores for childhood atopic dermatitis disease states. Journal Name: BMC Pedriatrics. Year: 2004Parents but not QoL measure
144Authors: Staab D; Diegen TL; Fartasch M; Kupfer J; Lob-Corzilius T; Ring J; Scheewe S; Scheidt R; Schmid-Ott G; Schnopp C; Szczepanski R; Werfel T; Wittenmeier M; Wahn U; Gieler U;. Title: Age-related, structured educational programmes for the management of atopic dermatitis in children and adolescents: mulitcentre, randomised controlled trial. Journal Name: Br Med J. Year: 2006mentioned by ref only as e.g. relevant to other section ?
145Authors: Carroll CL; Balkrishnan R; Feldman SR; Fleischer AB; Manuel JC;. Title: The burden of atopic dermatitis: impact on the patient, family and society. Journal Name: Pediatr Dermatol. Year: 2005general paper
146Authors: Chamlin SL; Frieden IJ; Williams ML; Chren MM;. Title: Effects of atopic dermatitis on yung american children and their families. Journal Name: Pediatrics. Year: 2004Parents but no QoL measure
147Authors: Holm EA; Wulf HC; Stegmann H; Jemec GBE.. Title: Life quality assessment among patients with atopic eczema.. Journal Name: B J Dermatol. Year: 2006No individual data for children in comparison analysis of QoL and SCORAD and SF-36 and VASs
148Authors: Moore E; Williams A; Manias E; Varigos G.. Title: Nurse-led clinics reduce severity of childhood atopic eczema: a review of the literature.. Journal Name: B J Dermatol. Year: 2006Review of education. No studies included had QoL outcomes
149Authors: Ullman KC; Moore R; Reidy M;. Title: Atopic eczema: a clinical psychiatric study. Journal Name: J Asthma Res. Year: 1977Adult data
150Authors: Ersser S; Latter S; Surridge H; Buchanan P; Satherley P; Welbourne S;. Title: Psychological and educational interventions for atopic eczema in children. Journal Name: The Cochrane Library. Year: 2006protocol only
151Authors: Linnet J; Psych C; Jemec GBE;. Title: Anxiety level and severity of skin condition predicts outcome of psychotherapy in atopic dermatitis patients. Journal Name: Inter J Dermatol. Year: 2001adult data
152Authors: Gupta MA; Gupta AK;. Title: Use of eye movement desensitization and preprocessing (EMDR) in the treatment of dermatologic disorders. Journal Name: J Cutan Med Surg. Year: 2002adult data
153Authors: Haynes SN; Wilson CC; Jaffe PG; Britton BT;. Title: Biofeedback treatmen of atopic dermatitis: controlled case studies of eight cases. Journal Name: Biofeedback Self -Reg. Year: 1979Only 1 child in 12 patients
154Authors: Cappore HS; Rowland Payne ME; Goldin D;. Title: Does psychological intervention help chronic skin conditions?. Journal Name: Postgard Med J. Year: 1998No individual data for children

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Atopic Eczema in Children: Management of Atopic Eczema in Children from Birth up to the Age of 12 Years.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 57.
National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health (UK).
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