Top 3 atopic dermatitis articles

June 20, 2017

Atopic dermatitis (AD) is one of the most common skin conditions treated by dermatologists. As such, articles on atopic dermatitis tend to be some of the most popular Dermatology Times content. These are the top three AD articles.

Atopic dermatitis (AD) is one of the most common skin conditions treated by dermatologists. As such, articles on atopic dermatitis tend to be some of the most popular Dermatology Times content. These are the top three AD articles on DermatologyTimes.com.     

 

Study finds significant inpatient burden for AD patients

A recent study looked at the inpatient burden on patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) in the United States and found a significant financial burden due to the high hospitalization rates.

 

 

Treating eczemas in skin of color

When it comes to treating atopic dermatitis in non-white racial ethnic groups, there are variations in prevalence, genetic factors and clinical presentation.

 

A new era in atopic derm treatment

"Unlike the last decade," says Eric Simpson, M.D., "we finally have a lot to talk about in atopic dermatitis therapy. There's lots of interest and activity in developing new therapies for this disease." Dr. Simpson is a professor of dermatology at Oregon Health Sciences University.