Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis Plus Case Studies

Return to all Skin Problems and Diseases sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 75 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

  1. Compare symptomatology of the different types of eczema and dermatitis.
  2. Counsel patients on lifestyle modifications to control flare-ups and triggers for atopic dermatitis and eczema.
  3. Create a disease management strategy for patients with eczema and dermatitis based on the type and severity of the condition.
  4. Evaluate patient/caregiver barriers to treatment and using shared decision making, develop a plan to address those barriers.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020

Richard P. Usatine, MD, FAAFP, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020
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