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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Purpose of Activity

To present a case-based review illustrating atopic and contact dermatitis, including management of these conditions using topical and systemic therapies.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Review the prevalence, etiology, and consequences of the various types of dermatitis.
  2. Describe the clinical manifestations and differential diagnosis of the various types of dermatitis.
  3. Outline the treatment options for the various types of dermatitis.
Price: $22.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: ASWC1219
Published: Dec 2019
Expires: 12/3/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Taylor E.Woo, MSc; Ranjani Somayaji,MD; R.M. Haber,MD; Laurie Parsons,MD
Specialties: Burn Care, Dermatology, Wound