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Atopic eczema in children

Atopic eczema in children

Format

Expert Perspective

Time to Complete

1 hour

Published

November 16, 2015

Updated

June 10, 2016

Programme Description

Dr Andre Khoo and colleagues review atopic eczema in children. This activity provides an educational update for healthcare professionals on diagnosis and management, with learning points on patient education, traditional treatments such as coal tar and the role of biological agents.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Diagnose and manage children with atopic eczema

  • Educate patients and their carers about the condition and how to use their treatment effectively
  • Faculty

    Activity authors
    Dr Andre Khoo
    Clinical fellow in dermatology
    Norfolk & Norwich Hospital
    United Kingdom

    Professor Viktor Gladko
    Head of the dermatology department and postgraduate medical school
    Moscow State University of Food Production
    Russia

    Dr Ekaterina Burova
    Consultant dermatologist
    Bedford Hospital Trust
    United Kingdom

    Exam author
    Haymarket Medical Education
    London
    United Kingdom

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1 learning credit (1 hour learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time. This activity is offered at no cost.

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