The 27th Bubble Wrap

With millions upon millions of journal articles being published every year it is impossible to keep up.  Every month we ask some of our friends from PERUKI (Paediatric Emergency Research in UK and Ireland) to point out something that has caught their eye. Cite this article as: Leo, G. The 27th Bubble Wrap, Don't Forget the…

Eczema

This post is based on teaching by Jean Robinson, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Paediatric Dermatology at the Royal London Hospital; and notes by Joe Piper. The broad principles are of eczema are: Emollients are to put moisture into the skin Steroids are to reduce inflammation Note: a skin flare up is always itchy – if…