Affordable Access

Are patients better than the laboratory in assessing sweating? Validation study.

Authors
  • Krogstad, Anne-Lene
  • Piechnik, Stefan Kazimierz
Type
Published Article
Journal
Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2005
Volume
31
Issue
11 Pt 1
Pages
1434–1439
Identifiers
PMID: 16416613
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

We confirm the usefulness of the SES in assessing palmar sweating and discuss the current restrictions in its use in clinical diagnosis. We propose that the scale can be added effortlessly to research or clinical protocols to provide the necessary validation in wider spectra of patients.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times