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Advising parents on childhood eczema

Prepare to advise parents and carers on appropriate management of their childrens eczema.

Optimising moisturiser use in childhood eczema

Eczema is one of the most common diseases presented in pharmacy, affecting up to 20% of children.1 This training module explores the role of moisturisers, which form the foundation of eczema treatment, and advises about correct application, using sufficient quantities and seeking support when appropriate.

OBJECTIVES

Following completion of this module and MCQ assessment you should:

  • Have a better understanding of eczema
  • Understand strategies to help support patients managing eczema
  • Be able to advise patients on how to optimise moisturiser use.