How can patients keep eczema under control?

By Australian Doctor Education

 

Australian Doctor's Professor Amanda McBride discusses practical eczema management strategies with a leading dermatologist and a community pharmacist eczema expert.

Filmed on the sidelines of Dermatology Academy 2015, Dr Jacqueline Matulich, a dermatologist is a staff specialist at the Sydney Children’s Hospital in Randwick, and Mr Nick Logan talk about tips for preventing eczema flares and when to step-up treatment.

The fundamental principles of topical corticosteroid use including what type, which strength, how much and for how long are also covered.

The safety data surrounding the use of corticosteroids and the issue of steroid phobia will be discussed.

This video was brought to you by Australian Doctor Education, supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Bayer.

This article first appeared in Australian Doctor on the 21st of July, 2015

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