Acad Pediatr 2021 Jul 16. Epub 2021 Jul 16.
Department of Pediatrics, New York University Grossman School of Medicine, New York, NY. 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA; The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University Grossman School of Medicine, 240 East 38th street, 11th floor. New York, NY 10016, USA.
Background: Primary care providers (PCPs), including pediatricians and general practitioners, are often the first to see children with eczema/atopic dermatitis (AD). Little is known about management of pediatric AD by PCPs and adherence to national guidelines.
Objective: To review existing literature examining management components of pediatric AD (topical corticosteroids [TCS], topical calcineurin inhibitors [TCIs], antihistamines, bathing, emollients, and diet) by PCPs. Read More