Executive Summary: American Academy of Dermatology Guidelines of care for the management of atopic dermatitis in adults with topical therapies


Robert Sidbury, Division of Dermatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine and Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Washington.
Ali Alikhan, Department of Dermatology, Sutter Medical Foundation, Sacramento, California.
Lionel Bercovitch, Department of Dermatology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island.
David E. Cohen, The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University Grossman School of Medicine, New York.
Jennifer M. Darr, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado.
Aaron M. Drucker, Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Women's College Research Institute, Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Lawrence F. Eichenfield, University of California San Diego and Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology, Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, California.
Lindsy Frazer-Green, American Academy of Dermatology, Rosemont, Illinois. Electronic address: lfrazer-green@aad.org.
Amy S. Paller, Departments of Dermatology and Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.
Kathryn Schwarzenberger, Department of Dermatology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon.
Jonathan I. Silverberg, Department of Dermatology, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC.
Anne Marie Singh, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin.
Peggy A. Wu, Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California.
Dawn M. Davis, Departments of Dermatology and Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology




JAK inhibitor; antihistamines; antimicrobials; atopic dermatitis; bathing; calcineurin inhibitors; corticosteroids; emollients; topicals; wet wraps