On December 2nd, 2017 the first training day for therapeutic patient education (TPE) was held at the Sainte-Justine Hospital in Montreal. The event focused on atopic dermatitis, and was chaired by Prof. Danielle Marcoux, dermatologist.
Explanations on the proper administration of topical corticosteroid to be adopted to treat a child suffering from eczema.
Explanations on the proper administration of treatment to be adopted to moisturize a child suffering from eczema.
By Dr Bourrel Bouttaz
One of the additional, painful aspects of all skin conditions is that they are accompanied by feelings of shame and guilt. These feelings affect both the patient and the parents. Children start to feel ashamed of their skin as they become more self-conscious about their appearance, around the age of six to seven.
By Dr Jacques ROBERT
This article makes the case for the early treatment of infants at risk of eczema. An infant at risk of eczema is the child of a parent with allergies.