Handbook of hair in health and disease.
Ed. by Victor R. Preedy.
Wageningen Academic Publishers
Human health handbooks; no.1
Contributors from dermatology, environmental health, and other
medical specialties look at hair and health generally, molecular and
cellular biology and hair, dietary toxicity and pathological history,
diseases of hair and treatment, and shampoos and conditioners. Among the
topics are hair loss in the elderly, neonatal hair analysis to reveal
gestational exposure to drugs, arsenic in the hair, the stable isotope
ration analysis of human hair, head lice and their control, and shampoo
in the treatment of scalp psoriasis. The material would interest
scientists and students in the health sciences. Distributed in the US by
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