Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis Plus Case Studies

Estimated time to complete session: 75 mins.

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 contact dermatitis.
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 develop a plan to address those barriers using shared decision-making.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021

Jonathan Karnes, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, MDFMR Dermatology Services, Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency, Augusta, Maine

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021
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