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COS Project Groups

Condition COS group Lead External link
Acne vulgaris Acne Core Outcomes Research Network (ACORN) Alison Layton http://sites.psu.edu/acnecoreoutcomes/
Appearance of facial aging Appearance of Facial Aging (IMPROVED) Murad Alam
Atopic eczema Harmonizing Outcome Measures for Eczema (HOME) HOME http://www.homeforeczema.org/
Basal cell carcinoma Basal cell carcinoma (IMPROVED) Murad Alam, Emily Poon
Chronic wounds Chronic wounds Jane Nixon, Thomas Wild
Congenital Melanocytic Naevus Outcome measures for COngenital MElanocytic Naevi (OCOMEN) Welling Oei, Anne Fledderus
Hand eczema
Hand Eczema Core Outcome Set (HECOS) Christian Apfelbacher, Andrea Bauer
Hidradenitis suppurativa Hidradenitis suppurativa (HISTORIC) John Ingram
Incontinence-associated dermatitis Core Outcome Set in Incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD) Research (CONSIDER) Dimitri Beeckman
Laser treatment in dermatology

International Laser TrEAtment Dermatology Registry (LEAD)

Frederike Fransen
Melanoma MELANOMA Stefanie Deckert, Sanna Prinsen
Nail Psoriasis Phyllis Spuls
Pressure ulcer Outcomes for Pressure Ulcer Trials (OUTPUTs) Katrin Balzer
Rosacea Murad Alam
Vascular malformations Outcome measures for Vascular Malformations (OVAMA) Sophie Horbach
Vitiligo

International Initiative for outcomes for vitiligo trials (INFO)

Khaled Ezzedine
Vulvovaginal skin disorder Core Outcome Set for Genital Lichen Sclerosus (COS GLS) Rosalind Simpson

Who is already taking part?

Patients, clinicians, researchers, regulatory body and industry representatives from around the world work within CS-COUSIN.