Treatment of canine atopic dermatitis: 2010 clinical practice guidelines from the International Task Force on Canine Atopic Dermatitis.

  title={Treatment of canine atopic dermatitis: 2010 clinical practice guidelines from the International Task Force on Canine Atopic Dermatitis.},
  author={Thierry Olivry and Douglas J DeBoer and Claude Favrot and Hilary A. Jackson and Ralf S. Mueller and Tim Nuttall and Pascal Pr{\'e}laud},
  journal={Veterinary dermatology},
  volume={21 3},
Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a common chronic relapsing pruritic skin disease of dogs for which treatment has varied over time and geographical location. Recent high quality randomized controlled trials and systematic reviews have established which drugs are likely to offer consistent benefit. The International Task Force for Canine AD currently recommends a multi-faceted approach to treat dogs with AD. Acute flares should be treated with a combination of nonirritating baths and topical… 

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