Management of Atopic Dermatitis in the Pediatric Population

@article{Krakowski2008ManagementOA,
  title={Management of Atopic Dermatitis in the Pediatric Population},
  author={Andrew C Krakowski and Lawrence F. Eichenfield and Magdalene A. Dohil},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={122},
  pages={812 - 824}
}
Atopic dermatitis, one of the most common skin disorders in young children, has a prevalence of 10% to 20% in the first decade of life. It is a chronic illness that requires a multifaceted treatment strategy in the setting of limited therapeutic options. Balancing safety concerns with efficacious treatment is of particular importance in the pediatric population. Parents of patients with atopic dermatitis turn to their primary caregivers for guidance regarding this physically demanding and… 

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