Skin and wound care

skin and wound care

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Skin lesions: what’s the diagnosis?


Dr James Thambyrajah uses case studies to illustrate four different types of skin lesion and describes how each condition should be managed in primary care

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Eczema: the role of the practice pharmacist

2019-07-05T14:40:00+01:00By Ruari O'Connell and Gupinder Syan

Ruari O’Connell and Gupinder Syan discuss treatments for eczema and the role of the practice pharmacist in managing patients with eczema in primary care

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Rashes in children: what’s the diagnosis?


Dr Jennifer Parkhouse unravels four case studies covering several diagnoses of childhood rashes and explains how each condition should be managed in primary care

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Psoriasis: PCDS treatment pathway provides practical advice for GPs

2018-03-28T10:36:00+01:00By ,

Drs Angela Goyal and Kash Bhatti provide an overview of the PCDS primary care treatment pathway for psoriasis and discuss the importance of lifestyle advice and skin-directed treatment

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Most actinic keratosis can be managed with topical treatments


Dr Neil Shroff explores updated British Association of Dermatologists guidance on actinic keratosis and offers an overview of treatment options and considerations

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Doublebase Dayleve™ Gel (isopropyl myristate, liquid paraffin)

2019-07-09T07:08:00+01:00Commissioned by Dermal Laboratories Ltd

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Nailing your onychomycosis management

2019-05-16T06:45:00+01:00Commissioned by Bayer Plc

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Cost-benefit of prescribing emollients for eczema patients

2019-03-27T09:49:00+00:00Commissioned by Johnson & Johnson Limited

The content of this infographic has been developed by Johnson & Johnson Ltd.

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Methofill® (methotrexate) Self Inject

2019-02-18T08:26:00+00:00Commissioned by Accord UK Ltd

Information intended for healthcare professionals only.

Formulary decision guide: Semglee (insulin glargine biosimilar)

Formulary decision guide: Hulio® ▼ (adalimumab biosimilar)

2018-10-31T09:24:00+00:00Commissioned by Mylan

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Related Guidelines summaries

  • PCDS atopic eczema guideline

    Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:39 GMT

    An overview of the management of atopic eczema. Covers taking a clinical history, step-by-step treatment, and includes an eczema management plan.

  • BAD onychomycosis guideline

    Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:30 GMT

    This summary covers diagnosis and active treatment of onychomycosis, including advice for preventing reinfection, and criteria for referral.

  • PCDS psoriasis treatment pathway guideline

    Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:35 GMT

    An easy-to-follow summary of the PCDS treatment pathway for the assessment and management of psoriasis based on areas affected.

  • Wounds UK lipoedema guideline

    Mon, 11 Sep 2017 16:03 GMT

    What are the clinical signs of lipoedema? Read this summary to find out. Includes a useful and concise management algorithm.