On SAGE Insight: Guidelines for the management of atopic dermatitis (eczema) for pharmacists

From Canadian Pharmacists Journal / Revue des Pharmaciens du Canada

Atopic dermatitis (AD), commonly known as eczema, is a chronic, pruritic inflammatory skin disease associated with a profound physical and psychosocial burden, which can contribute to a reduced quality of life. Pharmacists, as primary care providers, are in a prime position to support both patients and physicians as trusted and easily accessible members of the health care team in the management of AD. Pharmacists are often a first point of entry into the health care system, as patients with AD may approach a pharmacist first for nonprescription remedies. Read more…

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Guidelines for the management of atopic dermatitis (eczema) for pharmacists
Ian T. Y. Wong, BSc(Pharm); Ross T. Tsuyuki, BSc(Pharm), PharmD, MSc, FCSHP, FACC; Amanda Cresswell-Melville, BA, BEd; Philip Doiron, MD, FRCPC; Aaron M. Drucker, MD, FRCPC
First Published May 30, 2017
DOI: 10.1177/1715163517710958
Canadian Pharmacists Journal / Revue des Pharmaciens du Canada

 

 

     
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