The appearance of crocus in the fields marks the end of summer. Students start returning to school, and the worst is over for people allergic to grass. The hay is cut. However, some people continue to have hay fever symptoms into the fall. They are sensitive to herbaceous plant pollen.
TOPICOP©: A New Scale Evaluating Topical Corticosteroid Phobia among Atopic Dermatitis Outpatients and Their ParentsMon, 08/04/2014 - 23:10
The fear of using topical corticosteroids, usually called topical corticophobia, is a frequent concern for atopic dermatitis patients and/or their parents. Assessing patients’ atopic dermatitis and their parents’ topical corticosteroid phobia is an essential step to improving adherence to treatment. Because topical corticophobia appears to be a complex phenomenon, its evaluation by binary responses (yes/no) is too simplistic. Thus, a scale is needed, which is capable of identifying the subtleties of topical corticosteroid phobia.
The e-book is a tool conceived to help you to understand the disease, its demonstrations and how to treat it. It gives precision onto the way to estimate its eczema with the tool PO-SCORAD. Once discovered, you can download this application for a regular use.
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The Chicago Integrative Eczema Center is a resource for patients and families with atopic dermatitis (eczema) seeking a more holistic approach to care. It emphasizes natural therapies, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Acupuncture/Acupressure in addition to trusted Western medical treatments, bringing the best of many worlds together for optimal care.