A randomised controlled trial of ion-exchange water softeners for the treatment of eczema in children
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Epidemiological studies and anecdotal reports suggest a possible link between household use of hard water and atopic eczema. We sought to test whether installation of an ion-exchange water softener in the home can improve eczema in children.
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
REF2014 Impact Case Study: Demonstration of the ineffectiveness of water softeners in reducing symptoms of eczema in children
Impact: Health & Welfare Impacts