Atopic Dermatitis Perspective

 
 
  • AAD 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AAD 2020
  • Treating Peanut Allergy: Insights From an Insider Why all the hype about oral immunotherapy for peanut allergy? Dr Jonathan Spergel, an investigator in the clinical trials, shares his insights.
  • ACAAI 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ACAAI 2019
  • The Week That Wasn't: Synthetic Blood, Superbug Machine, Breastfeeding Allergies Three medical stories that we didn't cover, explained.
  • Marijuana Allergy? Legalization Stirs the Pot With the legalization of recreational marijuana use increasing, so might the number of patients presenting with a cannabis allergy.
  • WCD 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from WCD 2019
  • Is 'Leaky Gut' the Root of All Ills? Investigators are finding that our intestinal mucosal barrier is much more complex than previously thought, and it is potentially at the root of several gastrointestinal disorders.
  • AAD 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AAD 2019
  • The Triggers of Systemic Contact Dermatitis Which patients with atopic dermatitis are at risk of developing systemic contact dermatitis?
  • 5 Best of 2018: Pediatrics Viewpoints Dr William Basco begins 2019 by reviewing the most widely read and commented upon Viewpoint columns on Medscape Pediatrics in 2018.
  • Vomiting in Infancy: Is It FPIES? Food protein-induced enterocolitis is more common than once believed. Do you know the signs and symptoms?
  • ACAAI 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ACAAI 2018.
  • Vitamin D Supplementation and Wheeze in Infants Some studies have suggested that vitamin D supplementation in infancy may not affect wheeze or eczema incidence. But maybe the correct interpretation is that one size does not fit all?
  • Dupilumab in the Real World: Beware Adverse Effects The experience with dupilumab, the first biologic for the treatment of atopic dermatitis, has demonstrated some marked contrasts to that seen in clinical trials.
  • Is EOE Part of the Allergic March?   New research suggests that eosinophilic esophagitis is a previously unidentified step in the allergic march.
  • 'Revolutionary' Biologics for Asthma--Big Benefit, Big Cost Excitement surrounding new biologics for severe asthma is tempered by their high cost, says Dr Gary Stadtmauer. When is it time to consider their use?
  • Integrative Medicine in Pediatrics: An Overview of What We Know   The head of integrative medicine at CHOP provides a quick overview of the many integrative therapies with a potential role in the care of children.
  • Common and Not-so-Common Rashes in Kids A family physician and a dermatologist talk through the differential diagnosis for two children presenting with a primary complaint of rash.
  • 'What Are These Bumps I See All Over?' How would you approach a patient who comes to the primary care clinician with worries about bumps on her buttocks and knees?
  • AAD 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AAD 2018.