Paediatric and Adult Atopic dermatitis - European Medical Journal

Paediatric and Adult Atopic dermatitis

Dermatology

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Disclaimer: The intended audience is UK healthcare professionals.

Speaker: Anthony Bewley, Department of Dermatology of the Barts Health Royal London Hospital & Whipps Cross University Hospital in London, UK

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In this podcast, Professor Anthony Bewley, Consultant Dermatologist at Barts Health, discusses paediatric and adult atopic dermatitis. The conversation explores the relationship between atopic dermatitis and age, highlighting the genetic component and differences in manifestation. Prof. Bewley explains the distinct features of atopic dermatitis in adults and children, emphasizing variations in affected areas and appearances across ethnicities. The conversation touches on the challenges of diagnosing atopic dermatitis, addressing the complexities that may arise in distinguishing it from other skin conditions.

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Speaker Bio: Professor Anthony Bewley is a consultant dermatologist at The Royal London Hospital and Whipps Cross University Hospital and president of the European Society of Dermatology and Psychiatry.
Professor Bewley is also Honorary Secretary and President of the European Society for Dermatology and Psychiatry and Chair of the British Association of Dermatologists Working Party on Psychodermatology.

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