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Title Management of atopic dermatitis : methods and challenges / edited by Erica A. Fortson, Steven R. Feldman, Lindsay C. Strowd
Imprint Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017
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Descript 1 online resource (xiv, 210 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series Advances in experimental medicine and biology, 0065-2598 ; 1027
Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; 1027
Note Section 1: Pathophysiology -- Intro -- Background -- Pathophysiology -- Section 2: Presentation and evaluation -- Clinical presentation -- Atopic dermatitis complications -- Psychosocial impact of disease -- Stress and AD -- Economic impact -- Work-up -- Section 3: Therapeutics -- Treatment -- Other treatment components -- Compliance in AD treatment -- Managing the itch -- Education interventions -- The future of atopic dermatitis therapeutics
This book is designed to provide a foundation of knowledge regarding the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and clinical presentation of atopic dermatitis in both pediatric and adult patients. It provides an overview of the mechanism and presentation of atopic dermatitis and focuses on the management methods experienced dermatologists have used to successfully manage atopic dermatitis. This book provides physicians with insights into the management of atopic dermatitis, such as alternative treatments for pruritus, psychosocial impact on patients and families, assessing patient compliance, and patient resources. This book also: Provides proven strategies for treating atopic dermatitis Helps providers create a treatment plan for their atopic patients Aids physicians in developing techniques for assessing patient compliance Thoroughly addresses the significant economic and psychosocial impact of atopic dermatitis
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Atopic dermatitis
Medicine & Public Health
Alt Author Fortson, Erica A., editor
Feldman, Steven R., editor
Strowd, Lindsay C., editor
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