N Engl J Med. 2012 Nov 8;367(19):1829-37
Authors: Coenraads PJ
Hand eczema is an inflammation of the skin; the cause is often multifactorial. Initial management includes avoiding causative irritants or allergens (e.g., by wearing impermeable gloves) and applying emollients and potent topical glucocorticoids.
PMID: 23134383 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]