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Handbook of Non-Invasive Methods and the Skin, Second Edition / Edition 2

Handbook of Non-Invasive Methods and the Skin, Second Edition / Edition 2

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ISBN-13: 9780849314377
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/27/2005
Edition description: REV
Pages: 1056
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Personal Perspectives on Bioengineering and the Skin: The Successful Past and the Brilliant Future, A.M. Kligman
How to Choose and Use Non-Invasive Methods, J. Serup
A Practical Guide to Resources on the Internet for the Skin Researcher, E. Grove Wickersheim and G. Lee Grove
The Skin Integument: Variation Relative to Sex, Age, Race, and Body Region, N. Farinelli and E. Berardesca
Seasonal Variations and Environmental Influences on the Skin, C.L. Goh
Non-Invasive Methods and Assessment of Skin Diseases, S. Seidenari, F. Giusti, and G. Pellacani
Standards for Good Clinical Practice (GCP), M. Thyme
Statistical Analysis of Sensitivity, Specificity, and Predictive Value of a Diagnostic Test, N. Lange and M.A. Weinstock
Sample Size Calculation, C. Bay and S. Møller
Implementation of a Quality Management System in a Contract Laboratory Working with Non-Invasive Methods, K.-P. Wilhelm and J. Hofmann
Ethical Considerations, M. Noerreslet and G.B.E. Jemec

Skin Surface, Epidermal Structure, and Function
Clinical Photography, Surface Imaging Techniques, and Computerized Image Analysis
General Aspects in Medical/Clinical Photography, N. Kentorp
Use of Compact Digital Camera for Snap Photography, K.-I. O'goshi
Computerized Image Analysis of Clinical Photos, S.S. Hawkins
Magnifying Lens - Non-Invasive Oil Immersion Examination of the Skin, H.I. Katz and J.S. Lindholm
Dermatoscopy, W. Westerhof
Fiber-Optic Microscopy System for Skin Surface Imaging, I. Sadiq and T. Stoudemayer
Automated Assessment of Pigment Distribution and Color Areas for Melanoma Diagnosis, S. Seidenari, G. Pellacani, and C. Grana

Skin Surface Contour and Roughness Assessment
Skin Replication for Light and Scanning Electron Microscopy, B. Forslind
Skin Surface Replica Image Analysis of Furrows and Wrinkles, P. Corcuff and J.-L. Leveque
Stylus Method for Skin Surface Contour Measurement, J. Gassmueller, A. Kecskés, and P. Jahn
Laser Profilometry, J. Efsen, S. Christiansen, H.N. Hansen, and J. Keiding
Three-Dimensional Evaluation of Skin Surface: Micro- and Macrorelief, J. Mignot
The Morphological Tree of the Cutaneous Network of Lines, H. Zahouani and Ph. Humbert
Comparison of Methodologies for Evaluation of Skin Surface Contour and Wrinkles: Advantages and Limitations, M. Takahashi and M. Oguri

Skin Surface Friction
Tribological Studies on Skin: Measurement of the Coefficient of Friction, R.K. Sivamani, G. Wu, H.I. Maibach, and N.V. Gitis
Skin Friction Evaluation by Unidirectional Stress Using a Friction Tester, M. Egawa and M. Takahashi
Haptic Finger, M. Tanaka

Epidermis Structure
Cyanoacrylate Biopsy for Cytologic Evaluation of the Epidermis, J.E. Arrese, P. Quatresooz, C. Piérard-Franchimont, and G.E. Piérard
High-Resolution Sonography of the Epidermis In Vivo, S. El Gammal, C. El Gammal, P. Altmeyer, M. Vog, and H. Ermert
Optical Coherence Tomography in Dermatology, P. Andersen, L. Thrane, A. Tycho, and G.B.E. Jemec
In Vivo Reflectance Mode Confocal Microscopy in Clinical and Surgical Dermatology, S. González, Y. Gilaberte-Calzada, A. González-Rodríguez, A. Torres, A. Halpern, and M. Rajadhyaksha
In Vivo Reflectance Mode Confocal Laser Microscopy of Melanocytic Skin Lesions, G. Pellacani and S. Seidenari
In Vivo Confocal Microscopy of the Skin Surface Using Fluorescent Markers, S.G. Thomas and L.D. Swindle
In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Application in Product Research and Development, T. Yamashita and M. Takahashi
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Examination of the Epidermis In Vivo, B. Querleux
Spectrophotometric Intracutaneous Imaging (SIAscopy): Method and Clinical Applications, E. Claridge, S. Cotton, M. Moncrieff, and P. Hall

Epidermis Hydration
Epidermal Hydration: Measurement of High-Frequency Electrical Conductance, H. Tagami
Measurement of Epidermal Capacitance, A.O. Barel and P. Clarys
Bioimpedance as a Non-Invasive Method for Measuring Changes in Skin, I. Nicander, P. Åberg and S. Ollmar
Comparison of Commercial Electrical Measurement Instruments for Assessing the Hydration State of the Stratum Corneum, B. Gabard, P. Clarys, and A.O. Barel

Methods to Determine Desquamation Rate, C. Edwards
Application of Adhesive Techniques to Harvest Stratum Corneum Material, D.L. Miller
Dry Skin and Scaling Evaluated by D-Squames and Image Analysis, H. Schatz, P.J. Altmeyer, and A.M. Kligman

Barrier Functions and Gradients
Measurement of Transepidermal Water Loss by Semiopen Systems, R.A. Tupker and J. Pinnagoda
Measurement of Transepidermal Water Loss by Closed-Chamber Systems, J. Nuutinen
Measurement of Transcutaneous Oxygen Tension, H. Takiwaki
Measurement of Transcutaneous PCO 2, C.N. Nickelsen
Skin Surface pH: Mechanism, Measurement, Importance, J. Fluhr, L. Bankova, and S. Dikstein
The pH Gradient in the Epidermis Evaluated by Serial Tape Stripping, H. Öhman
Techniques for Visualization of Ionic Gradation in Human Epidermis, M. Denda
Skin Chamber Techniques, B. Zweiman
Microdialysis Methodology for Sampling in the Skin, L. Groth, P. García Ortiz, and E. Benfeldt

Skin Surface Microflora
Sampling the Bacteria of the Skin, E.A. Eady
Mapping the Fungi of the Skin, J. Faergemann

Dermis Structure and Function
Dermis Structure
High-Frequency Ultrasound Examination of Skin: Introduction and Guide, J. Serup, J. Keiding, A. Fullerton, M. Gniadecka, and R. Gniadecki
Ultrasound B-Mode Imaging and In Vivo Structure Analysis, S. Seidenari
Ultrasound Assessment of Dermal Water and Edema In Vivo, M. Gniadecka
Ultrasound Assessment of Skin Aging, G. Pellacani, F. Giusti, and S. Seidenari
Ultrasound Imaging of Subcutaneous Tissue and Adjacent Structures, X. Wortsman, E.A. Holm, and G.B.E. Jemec
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of the Skin, A. Zemtsov
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Examination of Skin Disorders, S. El Gammal, R. Hartwig, S. Aygen, T. Bauermann, K. Hoffmann, and P. Altmeyer
Raman Spectroscopy of Skin, H.G.M. Edwards

Mechanical Properties
Identification of Langer's Lines, J.C. Barbenel
Suction Chamber Method for Measuring Skin Mechanical Properties: The Dermaflex ®, M. Gniadecka and J. Serup
Suction Chamber Method for Measurement of Skin Mechanics: The Cutometer ®, K.-I. O'goshi
Suction Chamber Method for Measurement of Skin Mechanics: The New Digital Version of the Cutometer, A.O. Barel, W. Courage, and P. Clarys
Suction Chamber Method for Measurement of Skin Mechanics: The DermaLab, G.L. Grove, J. Damia, M.J. Grove, and C. Zerweck
Twistometry Measurement of Skin Elasticity, P.G. Agache
Levarometry, S. Dikstein and J. Fluhr
Indentometry, S. Dikstein and J.W. Fluhr
The Gas-Bearing Electrodynamo meter, C.W. Hargens
Ballistometry, C.W. Hargens

The Cutaneous Vasculature
Skin Colour and Blood Vessels
Colorimetry, W. Westerhof
Quasi-L*a*b* Color Measurement from Digital Images, H.Takiwaki
Practical Color Calibration for Dermatoscopic Images, C. Grana, G. Pellacani, and S. Seidenari
Measurement of Erythema and Melanin Indices, H. Takiwaki
Dynamic Capillaroscopy, H.S. Yu, C.H. Lee, and C.H. Chang
Capillaroscopy and Videocapillaroscopy Assessment of Skin Microcirculation: Dermatological and Cosmetic Approaches, P. Humbert, J.-M. Sainthillier, S. Mac-Mary, A. Petitjean, P. Creidi, and T. Gharbi

Blood Flow, Vasomotion and Vascular Functions
Laser Doppler Measurement of Skin Blood Flux: Variation and Validation, A.J. Bircher
Examination of Periodic Fluctuations in Cutaneous Blood Flow, R. Gniadecki, M. Gniadecka, and J. Serup
Laser Doppler Flowmetry: Principles of Technology and Clinical Applications, G. Belcaro and A.N. Nicolaides
Laser Doppler Imaging of Skin, K. Wårdell
The Heat Wash-In and Heat Wash-Out Technique for Quantitative, Non-Invasive Measurement of Cutaneous Blood Flow Rate, P. Sejrsen and M. Midttun
The 133 Xenon Wash-Out Technique for Quantitative Measurement of Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Blood Flow Rates, P. Sejrsen
Evaluation of Lymph Flow, P.S. Mortimer

Temperature and Thermoregulation
Sensors and Handheld Devices for Surface Measurement of Skin Temperature, Roderick Thomas
Thermal Imaging of Skin Temperature, E.F.J. Ring
Assessment of Cutaneous Pain, L. Arendt-Nielsen

Sweat Gland Distribution and Function
Classical Techniques for the Localization of Sweat Glands, P. Dykes
Micro-Sensor Mapping of Sudoral Activity and Skin Surface Hydration, J.-L. Lévêque
Methods for the Collection of Eccrine Sweat, J.H. Barth
Methods for the Collection of Apocrine Sweat, J.H. Barth

Sebaceous Glands and Sebum Excretion
The Follicular Biopsy, O. H. Mills, Jr.
Measurement of Excreted Sebum Using Sebum-Absorbent Film and an Optical Reader: The TapeAnalyzer, D.L. Miller
Quantification of Sebum Output Using Sebum-Absorbent Tapes (Sebutapes ® ), C. El Gammal, S. El Gammal, A. Pagnoni, and A.M. Kligman
Optical Measurement of Sebum Excretion Using Opalescent Film Imprint: The Sebumeter ®, K.-I. O'goshi
Gravimetric Technique for Measuring Sebum Excretion Rate (SER), W.J. Cunliffe and J.P. Taylor
Fluorescence Photography of Sebaceous Follicles, A. Herpens, S. Schagen, and S. Scheede
Methods for Assessment of Follicular Transport in Ex Vivo and In Vivo, J. Lademann

Hair, Physical Properties, and Growth Rate
Measurement of Hair Growth, J.H. Barth and D. Hugh Rushton
Microscopy of the Hair: The T 875, U. Blume-Peytavi and C.E. Orfanos
Photographic and Computerized Techniques for Quantification of Hair Growth, D. Van Neste
Measurement of the Mechanical Strength of Hair, R. Randall Wickett
Evaluating the Strength of Human Hair, S.B. Hornby

Nail Structure and Growth
Methods for Nail Assessment: An Overview, D. de Berker
Measurement of Longitudinal Nail Growth, J.S. Roth and R.K. Scher
Measurement of Nail Thickness, G.B.E. Jemec
Image Analysis of the Nail Surface, C. Piérard-Franchimont and G.E. Piérard

General Guidelines for Assessment of Skin Diseases, E.A. Holm and G.B.E. Jemec
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) Testing: ESCD Application and Reading Standards, R.A. Tupker
Instrumental and Computer-Based Methods for Measurement of Surface Area Afflicted with Disease, C.H. Oh
Instrumental Evaluation of Wheal-and-Flare Reactions, D. Van Neste
Instrumental Evaluation of Occluded Patch Test Reactions, S. Seidenari, F. Giusti, and G. Pellacani
Light Sources, Sunlight, and Radiation Dosimetry, H.C. Wulf
Phototesting: Phototoxicity and Photoallergy, T. Horio

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