Everything you need to know about Eczema in kids! Causes, symptoms, treatment & home management

Dr O'Donovan discusses ECZEMA (atopic dermatitis) in children including 1. Definition 2. Causes 3. Signs & Symptoms 4. Treatment (including emollient options and corticosteroids) 5. Top tips to manage & prevent eczema at home 6. Red flag warning features to watch out for.

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Links and resources:

Information from Great Ormond Street Hospital on Eczema: https://www.gosh.nhs.uk/conditions-and-treatments/conditions-we-treat/eczema/

Video on how to apply topical creams to skin: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpethgKQB3U

NHS information on eczema: https://what0-18.nhs.uk/application/files/8116/0595/9782/CS49930_Eczema_Clinical_Pathway.pdf

Information on emollients: https://patient.info/skin-conditions/atopic-eczema/moisturisers-for-eczema-emollients

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