Skin and wound care

skin and wound care


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

Dr Angela Goyal

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

shroff neil

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

mawson rebecca

Facial rashes: what’s the diagnosis?


Dr Rebecca Mawson discusses possible causes of a facial rash in adults and how to diagnose on the basis of clinical observations

charlson paul

Top tips: eczema

2017-04-13T11:25:00+01:00By Dr Paul Charlson

Dr Paul Charlson provides 10 top tips on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of eczema in primary care

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Educational resources

Formulary decision guide: Semglee (insulin glargine biosimilar)

Formulary decision guide: Hulio® ▼ (adalimumab biosimilar)

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

Information intended for healthcare professionals only.

Kyntheum FDG

Formulary decision guide: Kyntheum®▼ (brodalumab) solution for injection

2018-07-10T06:59:00+01:00Commissioned by LEO Pharma

Commissioned by LEO Pharma

Dry skin and eczema—a cost effectiveness analysis of patient emollient therapy and prescriptions in uk primary care

Health Plus Care symposium presentation on the cost effectiveness of prescribing emollient therapy in dry skin and eczema

2017-12-19T15:23:00+00:00Commissioned by Johnson & Johnson Limited

The content of this video has been developed by Johnson & Johnson Ltd. Watch this short video to learn about the cost effectiveness of prescribing emollient therapy in dry skin and eczema.

Related Guidelines summaries

  • 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.

  • SIGN cutaneous melanoma guideline

    Wed, 01 Mar 2017 09:18 GMT

    Easy-to-read summary of SIGN’s guideline on the management of cutaneous melanoma in primary care.