Atopic eczema in children

Hoey, John
June 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/25/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 13, p1694
Academic Journal
Focuses on the treatment of atopic eczema in children. Investigation into whether a 3-day burst of treatment with a potent topical corticosteroid is more effective than continuous treatment with a topical low-dose preparation, without causing an increase in thinning of the skin; Methods; Results that show the potent topical corticosteroid ointment applied for short periods is as effective as standard therapy with a milder preparation.


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