When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy? Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council

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When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy? Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council. / Simpson, Eric L; Bruin-Weller, Marjolein; Flohr, Carsten; Ardern-Jones, Michael R; Barbarot, Sebastien; Deleuran, Mette; Bieber, Thomas; Vestergaard, Christian; Brown, Sara J; Cork, Michael J; Drucker, Aaron M; Eichenfield, Lawrence F; Foelster-Holst, Regina; Guttman-Yassky, Emma; Nosbaum, Audrey; Reynolds, Nick J; Silverberg, Jonathan I; Schmitt, Jochen; Seyger, Marieke M B; Spuls, Phyllis I; Stalder, Jean-Francois; Su, John C; Takaoka, Roberto; Traidl-Hoffmann, Claudia; Thyssen, Jacob P; van der Schaft, Jorien; Wollenberg, Andreas; Irvine, Alan D; Paller, Amy S.

In: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Vol. 77, No. 4, 2017, p. 623-633.

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Simpson, EL, Bruin-Weller, M, Flohr, C, Ardern-Jones, MR, Barbarot, S, Deleuran, M, Bieber, T, Vestergaard, C, Brown, SJ, Cork, MJ, Drucker, AM, Eichenfield, LF, Foelster-Holst, R, Guttman-Yassky, E, Nosbaum, A, Reynolds, NJ, Silverberg, JI, Schmitt, J, Seyger, MMB, Spuls, PI, Stalder, J-F, Su, JC, Takaoka, R, Traidl-Hoffmann, C, Thyssen, JP, van der Schaft, J, Wollenberg, A, Irvine, AD & Paller, AS 2017, 'When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy? Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council', Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol. 77, no. 4, pp. 623-633. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2017.06.042

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Simpson, E. L., Bruin-Weller, M., Flohr, C., Ardern-Jones, M. R., Barbarot, S., Deleuran, M., ... Paller, A. S. (2017). When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy? Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 77(4), 623-633. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2017.06.042

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Simpson EL, Bruin-Weller M, Flohr C, Ardern-Jones MR, Barbarot S, Deleuran M et al. When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy? Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2017;77(4):623-633. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2017.06.042

Author

Simpson, Eric L ; Bruin-Weller, Marjolein ; Flohr, Carsten ; Ardern-Jones, Michael R ; Barbarot, Sebastien ; Deleuran, Mette ; Bieber, Thomas ; Vestergaard, Christian ; Brown, Sara J ; Cork, Michael J ; Drucker, Aaron M ; Eichenfield, Lawrence F ; Foelster-Holst, Regina ; Guttman-Yassky, Emma ; Nosbaum, Audrey ; Reynolds, Nick J ; Silverberg, Jonathan I ; Schmitt, Jochen ; Seyger, Marieke M B ; Spuls, Phyllis I ; Stalder, Jean-Francois ; Su, John C ; Takaoka, Roberto ; Traidl-Hoffmann, Claudia ; Thyssen, Jacob P ; van der Schaft, Jorien ; Wollenberg, Andreas ; Irvine, Alan D ; Paller, Amy S. / When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy? Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council. In: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2017 ; Vol. 77, No. 4. pp. 623-633.

Bibtex

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title = "When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy?: Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council",
abstract = "BACKGROUND: Although most patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) are effectively managed with topical medication, a significant minority require systemic therapy. Guidelines for decision making about advancement to systemic therapy are lacking.OBJECTIVE: To guide those considering use of systemic therapy in AD and provide a framework for evaluation before making this therapeutic decision with the patient.METHODS: A subgroup of the International Eczema Council determined aspects to consider before prescribing systemic therapy. Topics were assigned to expert reviewers who performed a topic-specific literature review, referred to guidelines when available, and provided interpretation and expert opinion.RESULTS: We recommend a systematic and holistic approach to assess patients with severe signs and symptoms of AD and impact on quality of life before systemic therapy. Steps taken before commencing systemic therapy include considering alternate or concomitant diagnoses, avoiding trigger factors, optimizing topical therapy, ensuring adequate patient/caregiver education, treating coexistent infection, assessing the impact on quality of life, and considering phototherapy.LIMITATIONS: Our work is a consensus statement, not a systematic review.CONCLUSION: The decision to start systemic medication should include assessment of severity and quality of life while considering the individual's general health status, psychologic needs, and personal attitudes toward systemic therapies.",
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RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - When does atopic dermatitis warrant systemic therapy?

T2 - Recommendations from an expert panel of the International Eczema Council

AU - Simpson, Eric L

AU - Bruin-Weller, Marjolein

AU - Flohr, Carsten

AU - Ardern-Jones, Michael R

AU - Barbarot, Sebastien

AU - Deleuran, Mette

AU - Bieber, Thomas

AU - Vestergaard, Christian

AU - Brown, Sara J

AU - Cork, Michael J

AU - Drucker, Aaron M

AU - Eichenfield, Lawrence F

AU - Foelster-Holst, Regina

AU - Guttman-Yassky, Emma

AU - Nosbaum, Audrey

AU - Reynolds, Nick J

AU - Silverberg, Jonathan I

AU - Schmitt, Jochen

AU - Seyger, Marieke M B

AU - Spuls, Phyllis I

AU - Stalder, Jean-Francois

AU - Su, John C

AU - Takaoka, Roberto

AU - Traidl-Hoffmann, Claudia

AU - Thyssen, Jacob P

AU - van der Schaft, Jorien

AU - Wollenberg, Andreas

AU - Irvine, Alan D

AU - Paller, Amy S

N1 - Copyright © 2017 American Academy of Dermatology, Inc. All rights reserved.

PY - 2017

Y1 - 2017

N2 - BACKGROUND: Although most patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) are effectively managed with topical medication, a significant minority require systemic therapy. Guidelines for decision making about advancement to systemic therapy are lacking.OBJECTIVE: To guide those considering use of systemic therapy in AD and provide a framework for evaluation before making this therapeutic decision with the patient.METHODS: A subgroup of the International Eczema Council determined aspects to consider before prescribing systemic therapy. Topics were assigned to expert reviewers who performed a topic-specific literature review, referred to guidelines when available, and provided interpretation and expert opinion.RESULTS: We recommend a systematic and holistic approach to assess patients with severe signs and symptoms of AD and impact on quality of life before systemic therapy. Steps taken before commencing systemic therapy include considering alternate or concomitant diagnoses, avoiding trigger factors, optimizing topical therapy, ensuring adequate patient/caregiver education, treating coexistent infection, assessing the impact on quality of life, and considering phototherapy.LIMITATIONS: Our work is a consensus statement, not a systematic review.CONCLUSION: The decision to start systemic medication should include assessment of severity and quality of life while considering the individual's general health status, psychologic needs, and personal attitudes toward systemic therapies.

AB - BACKGROUND: Although most patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) are effectively managed with topical medication, a significant minority require systemic therapy. Guidelines for decision making about advancement to systemic therapy are lacking.OBJECTIVE: To guide those considering use of systemic therapy in AD and provide a framework for evaluation before making this therapeutic decision with the patient.METHODS: A subgroup of the International Eczema Council determined aspects to consider before prescribing systemic therapy. Topics were assigned to expert reviewers who performed a topic-specific literature review, referred to guidelines when available, and provided interpretation and expert opinion.RESULTS: We recommend a systematic and holistic approach to assess patients with severe signs and symptoms of AD and impact on quality of life before systemic therapy. Steps taken before commencing systemic therapy include considering alternate or concomitant diagnoses, avoiding trigger factors, optimizing topical therapy, ensuring adequate patient/caregiver education, treating coexistent infection, assessing the impact on quality of life, and considering phototherapy.LIMITATIONS: Our work is a consensus statement, not a systematic review.CONCLUSION: The decision to start systemic medication should include assessment of severity and quality of life while considering the individual's general health status, psychologic needs, and personal attitudes toward systemic therapies.

KW - Administration, Cutaneous

KW - Administration, Oral

KW - Biological Products/therapeutic use

KW - Clinical Decision-Making

KW - Dermatitis, Atopic/diagnosis

KW - Dermatologic Agents/administration & dosage

KW - Humans

KW - Immunosuppressive Agents/administration & dosage

KW - Injections

KW - Patient Education as Topic

KW - Phototherapy

KW - Quality of Life

KW - Severity of Illness Index

U2 - 10.1016/j.jaad.2017.06.042

DO - 10.1016/j.jaad.2017.06.042

M3 - Journal article

C2 - 28803668

VL - 77

SP - 623

EP - 633

JO - American Academy of Dermatology. Journal

JF - American Academy of Dermatology. Journal

SN - 0190-9622

IS - 4

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