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      Guidelines of care for the management of atopic dermatitis: section 2. Management and treatment of atopic dermatitis with topical therapies.

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          Atopic dermatitis is a common and chronic, pruritic inflammatory skin condition that can affect all age groups. This evidence-based guideline addresses important clinical questions that arise in its management. In this second of 4 sections, treatment of atopic dermatitis with nonpharmacologic interventions and pharmacologic topical therapies are reviewed. Where possible, suggestions on dosing and monitoring are given based on available evidence.

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          J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.
          Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
          Jul 2014
          : 71
          : 1
          [1 ] Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, California; Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, California.
          [2 ] Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, California.
          [3 ] Department of Dermatology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon.
          [4 ] Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.
          [5 ] Kaplan-Amonette Department of Dermatology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee.
          [6 ] Department of Dermatology and Skin Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
          [7 ] Department of Dermatology, Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
          [8 ] Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York.
          [9 ] Department of Dermatology, Case Western University, Cleveland, Ohio.
          [10 ] Department of Dermatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.
          [11 ] Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
          [12 ] Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
          [13 ] private practice, Fairfax, Virginia.
          [14 ] Center of Evidence-based Dermatology, Nottingham University Hospitals National Health Service Trust, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
          [15 ] Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.
          [16 ] National Eczema Association, San Rafael, California.
          [17 ] American Academy of Dermatology, Schaumburg, Illinois.
          [18 ] American Academy of Dermatology, Schaumburg, Illinois. Electronic address: wsmithbegolka@aad.org.
          [19 ] Department of Dermatology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Washington.
          S0190-9622(14)01257-2 NIHMS598590
          Copyright © 2014 American Academy of Dermatology, Inc. Published by Mosby, Inc. All rights reserved.

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