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Research Papers

Dr. Eileen Tan is the author or co-author for numerous research papers and articles. Some of them are listed below. For more info, please click here.

A prospective study of treatment of keloids : Topical silicone gel sheeting versus intralesional injections of triamcinolone acetonide.
Eileen Tan, Sze Hon Chua, Joyce Teng Ee Lim
Published in Journal of Dermatological Treatment (1999)10;251-254.

A retrospective study of Behcet’s disease seen at the National Skin Centre, Singapore.
Eileen Tan, Sze Hon Chua, Joyce Teng Ee Lim
Published in Ann Acad Med Singapore 1999;28:440-444.

A retrospective study on the sensitisation rate and clinical relevance of sesquiterpene lactone in Singapore.
Eileen Tan, Yung Hian Leow, See Ket Ng, Chee Leok Goh
Published in Contact Dermatitis 1999; 41:80-83.

Hypergammaglobulinaemic purpura – a case report
Eileen Tan, See Ket Ng, Suat Hoon Tan, Gee Chuan Wong
Published in Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 1999; 24:469-472.

Hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (Clouston syndrome) – a case report
Eileen Tan, Yong Kwang Tay
Published in Pediatric Dermatology 2000;Vol 17,No 1:65-67.

A review on Bacterial Vaginosis.
Eileen Tan, Roy Chan
Published in National Skin Centre Bulletin 1999;Vol 10,No 2:47-48.

Mycosis fungoides in young patients seen in Singapore : Clinical characteristics and outcome.      
Eileen Tan, Yong Kwang Tay, Yoke Chin Giam
Published in Pediatric Dermatology 2000;Vol 17,No 5:352-56.

Bullous Sweet’s syndrome and acute hepatitis B infection -- a new association.
Eileen Tan, Gil Yosipovitch, Yoke Chin Giam, Suat Hoon Tan
Published in British Journal of Dermatology 2000;143:914-916. 

Malignant melanoma seen at a tertiary dermatological center, Singapore.
Eileen Tan, Sze Hon Chua, Joyce Teng Ee Lim, Chee Leok Goh
Published in Ann Acad Med Singapore 2001;30:414-8.

An unusual papular eruption in a young man – a case report
Eileen Tan, Chee Leok Goh
Published in Archives of Dermatology 2002;138:117-122

Congenital triangular alopecia – a report of 5 Asian children
Eileen Tan, Yoke Chin Giam
Published in Pediatric Dermatology 2002;19(2):127-128.

The pattern and  profile of alopecia areata in Singapore – a study of 219 Asians.
Eileen Tan, Yong Kwang Tay, Chee Leok Goh
Published in Int J Dermatology 2002;Nov4(11):748-753.

A clinical study of childhood alopecia areata in Singapore
Eileen Tan, Yong Kwang Tay, Yoke Chin Giam
Published in Pediatric Dermatology 2002;Vol19(4):298-301.

Hair transplant Update.
Eileen Tan, Shapiro J.
Published in Cosmetic Dermatology 2002;Oct(3):112-116.

A study if Ofuji disease in a tertiary skin centre, Singapore.
Mark Tang, Eileen Tan, Sze Hon Chua
Published in Australasian Journal of Dermatology 2003;44:44-47.

Contributing author - "The principles and practices of contact and occupational
Dermatology in the Asia-Pacific region"  See Ket Ng and Chee Leok Goh

Primary cicatricial alopecias: Clinicopahology of 112 cases
Eileen Tan, Jerry Shapiro
Published in J Am Acad Dermatol 2004;50:25-32.

Continuing medical education article : Update on primary cicatricial alopecias.
Elizabeth Ross,  Eileen Tan, Jerry Shapiro
Published in J Am Acad Dermatol 2005 :53:1-37

Eileen Tan, M.D., Yong-Kwang Tay, M.D., and Yoke-Chin Giam, M.D.
Pediatric Dermatology Volume 17 Issue 5 Page 352  - September/October 2000

Eileen Tan, M.D., Yong-Kwang Tay, M.D., and Yoke-Chin Giam, M.D
Published in Pediatric Dermatology Volume 19 Issue 4 Page 298  - July 2002