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F028 - Advanced Patch Testing: Pearls from the ACDS

Friday, February 16; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Manage patients with systemic contact dermatitis
  • Evaluate and determine appropriate tests for implant dermatitis
  • Assess and treat complex contact dermatitis

Description

This session will cover several topics that represent challenges in patch testing patients. Specific types of reactions including those due to systemic contact dermatitis and metal implants will be discussed. Additional topics will include complicated patch testing situations and emerging allergens.

Disclosures

  • Atwater, Amber R., MD: Medtronics – C(Fees); St. Jude Medical – C(Fees);
  • Brown, Katherine Kristine, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Chen, Jennifer, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Ehrlich, Alison, MD: AbbVie – I(Grants/Research Funding), SP(H); Celgene Corporation – I(Grants/Research Funding), SP(H); Dermira – I(Grants/Research Funding); DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Eli Lilly and Company – I(Grants/Research Funding), SP(Grants/Research Funding); Janssen-Ortho Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Leo Pharma Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding); Merck & Co., Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Regeneron – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Katta, Rajani, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Matiz, Catalina, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Sood, Apra, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Schedule
Friday, February 16
1:00 PM
Dr. Chen / Updates in Allergic Contact Dermatitis
1:20 PM
Dr. Sood / Patch testing in skin of color
1:40 PM
Dr. Atwater / Implant Dermatitis
2:00 PM
Dr. Katta / Elimination Diets: Practical Recommendations in Systemic Contact Dermatitis
2:20 PM
Dr. Brown / Navigating patch testing pitfalls and immunosuppressants
2:40 PM
Dr. Matiz / Pediatric Patch Testing: tips and concerns
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, February 16
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 7B
  • CME Credits
    2.00
  • Type
    New
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Alison Ehrlich, MD, FAAD
Speakers
  • Amber R. Atwater, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Apra Sood, MD, FAAD
  • Catalina Matiz, MD, FAAD
  • Jennifer Chen, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Katherine Kristine Brown, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Rajani Katta, MD, FAAD