This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Eczema - Key questions (1.5 CPD hours)

In this updated article, associate specialist in dermatology Dr Elizabeth Ogden tackles GP Dr Mandy Fry’s questions on primary care management of eczema.


Article only | Full CPD module


This module offers advice for GPs on managing eczema, including:

  • The most effective approach to steroid use
  • Which type of emollient to prescribe and how much
  • Treatment options for infected eczema
  • Role of the newer preparations of pimecrolimus and tacrolimus
  • Treatment options for varicose eczema
  • Role of diet in eczema
  • Which  topical steroids to use

This module is free for all registered members of Pulse Learning until 7 November 2012.

Readers' comments (1)

Have your say