Understanding and treating atopic dermatitis.

Abstract

Atopic dermatitis is a chronic, relapsing inflammatory pruritic skin disease commonly associated with respiratory allergy. The keys to successful management of this disease continue to include accurate diagnosis, hydration of the skin, control of pruritus and infections, appropriate use of topical corticosteroids and emollients, and identification and… (More)

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@article{Nicol1999UnderstandingAT, title={Understanding and treating atopic dermatitis.}, author={Noreen Heer Nicol and Mark Boguniewicz}, journal={Nurse practitioner forum}, year={1999}, volume={10 2}, pages={48-55} }