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Dermatology Insights: Management of eczema

Dermatology Insights: Management of eczema

Format

Webcast

Time to Complete

1.0 hours

Published

September 6, 2017

Updated

September 6, 2017
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Programme Description

This video module looks at current thinking in eczema, focussing on effective management using topical treatments, particularly emollient therapy.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Discuss confidently the epidemiology and aetiology of eczema
  • Educate patients about the mechanisms behind their condition
  • Advise patients on avoiding triggers and replacing soap with emollient-based products
  • Devise effective management plans for patients with eczema, tailoring use of emollients, steroids and other therapies as needed
  • Disclosure

    Initiated, funded and reviewed by Almirall.
    Almirall
    Date of preparation: July 2017; UKSOY3620d

    Faculty

    Activity author
    Julie Van Onselen, Independent dermatology nurse, clinical adviser and educator, Dermatology Education Partnership Ltd

    Exam author
    Haymarket Medical

    Instructions

    This is an industry-supported learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1.00 learning credits (60 minutes 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.

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required
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