Practical management of childhood eczema

Practical aspects of the management of eczema in childhood in both the primary and secondary care setting.

1. "Why does eczema matter?" and "What is eczema?" (36 minutes)
Dr Diana Purvis

Presentation notes: Why does eczema matter? [PDF, 391 KB]

Presentation notes: What is eczema? [PDF, 2.7 MB]

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2. Principles of treatment (25 minutes)
Karen Hoare and Jess Tiplady

Presentation notes: Principles of treatment [PDF, 846 KB]

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3. Practical workshop on topical therapy – optimising topical treatment, adherence, education, demonstration (38 minutes)
Jess Tiplady, Karen Hoare, Dr Diana Purvis

Presentation notes: Practical workshop on topical therapy – optimising topical treatment, adherence, education, demonstration [PDF, 556 KB]

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4. Eczema management in Primary Care (23 minutes)
Karen Hoare

Presentation notes: Eczema management in Primary Care [PDF, 500 KB]

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5. Skin infections and eczema (14 minutes)
Jess Tiplady and Karen Hoare

Presentation notes: Skin infections and eczema [PDF, 551 KB]

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6. Eczema and food allergy (31 minutes)
Dr Diana Purvis

Presentation notes: Eczema and food allergy [PDF, 678 KB]

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7. Differential diagnosis (23 minutes)
Dr Diana Purvis

Presentation notes: Differential diagnosis [PDF, 3.4 MB]

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8. Secondary care of eczema – Recognising treatment failure, systemic treatments (25 minutes)
Dr Diana Purvis

Presentation notes: Secondary care of eczema [PDF, 997 KB]

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Practical management of childhood eczema

Seminar held 17 November 2014

Facilitator

Dr Karen Hoare – Nurse Practitioner, Greenstone Family Clinic, and Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland

Invited speakers

Dr Diana Purvis – Paediatrician and Dermatologist, Starship Hospital and Private Practice

Jess Tiplady – Practice Nurse, Greenstone Family Clinic, Manurewa

These presentations are provided for professional development purposes for the benefit of qualified health practitioners and should not be relied upon for any other purpose. Any opinions offered are those of the presenter or other speaker and do not necessarily represent the views of PHARMAC. PHARMAC accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.