Clinical Experience in Children

  • Y. de Prost


Atopic dermatitis in children has become an important public health concern. The prevalence of the condition has trebled in the past 20 years, reaching 15%–20% in Western countries [16], and this continuing upward rise shows no signs of being reversed. Atopic dermatitis affects primarily infants and children, with the age of onset typically between 3 and 6 months old, and this is one of the major challenges in contemporary paediatric dermatology.


Atopic Dermatitis Severe Atopic Dermatitis Skin Atrophy Tacrolimus Ointment Topical Tacrolimus 
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