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Randomised controlled trial of ion-exchange water softeners for the treatment of atopic eczema in children (SWET)
Project title: Randomised controlled trial of ion-exchange water softeners for the treatment of atopic eczema in children (SWET)
Call to action: 05/16 Do water softeners improve atopic eczema?
Research type: Primary Research
Lead Author: Professor Kim Thomas
Contractor: The University of Nottingham
Started: September 2006 | Status: Published February 2011
Study reports that ion-exchange water softeners provided no additional benefits to usual care in the treatment of atopic eczema in children.
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