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Interventional management of hyperhidrosis: an evidence synthesis and value of information analysis

Project title: Interventional management of hyperhidrosis: an evidence synthesis and value of information analysis

Call to action: 14/211 14/211 Interventional management of hyperhidrosis

Research type: Evidence Synthesis

Chief investigator: Dr Nerys WoolacottORCID logo

Lead Author: Mrs Rosalind WadeORCID logo

Contractor: University of York

Cost: £196,829.05

Co-investigators: Dr Alison LaytonORCID logo, Mr Eoin MoloneyORCID logo, Mrs Rosalind WadeORCID logo, Professor Dawn CraigORCID logo, Professor Gerard StansbyORCID logo, Professor Luke ValeORCID logo, Professor Nick LevellORCID logo.

Started: December 2015 | Status: Published December 2017

PROSPERO registration: CRD42015027803

There is some limited evidence for the clinical and cost-effectiveness of second-line treatments for axillary hyperhidrosis and a RCT of botulinum toxin versus iontophoresis for palmar hyperhidrosis may be warranted.

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