Assessing and treating adult patients with eczema
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Assessing and treating adult patients with eczema

Sandra Lawton Nurse consultant dermatology, Dermatology Department, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham

Eczematous conditions are common in all age ranges; this article focuses on conditions that affect adults. The principles of assessment and the use of emollients and topical corticosteroids covered in the article apply to the majority of eczematous conditions.

Primary Health Care. 20, 4, 32-39. doi: 10.7748/phc2010.

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