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Psychological and educational interventions for atopic eczema in children

  1. Steven J Ersser1,*,
  2. Fiona Cowdell2,
  3. Sue Latter3,
  4. Eric Gardiner2,
  5. Carsten Flohr4,
  6. Andrew Robert Thompson5,
  7. Karina Jackson6,
  8. Helen Farasat7,
  9. Fiona Ware8,
  10. Alison Drury9

Editorial Group: Cochrane Skin Group

Published Online: 7 JAN 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 17 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004054.pub3

How to Cite

Ersser SJ, Cowdell F, Latter S, Gardiner E, Flohr C, Thompson AR, Jackson K, Farasat H, Ware F, Drury A. Psychological and educational interventions for atopic eczema in children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004054. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004054.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Leeds, School of Healthcare, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Leeds, UK

  2. 2

    University of Hull, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Hull, UK

  3. 3

    University of Southampton, Faculty of Health Sciences, Southampton, Hampshire, UK

  4. 4

    St Thomas' Hospital, Department of Paediatric Dermatology and Children's Allergies, London, UK

  5. 5

    The University of Sheffield, Clinical Psychology Unit, Sheffield, UK

  6. 6

    Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust (and King's College London), St John's Institute of Dermatology, London, UK

  7. 7

    Bournemouth University, The Centre for Wellbeing and Quality of Life, Bournemouth, UK

  8. 8

    University of Hull, Library and Learning Innovation, Hull, UK

  9. 9

    The University of Nottingham, c/o Cochrane Skin Group, Nottingham, UK

*Steven J Ersser, School of Healthcare, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Room 1.12, Baines Wing, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 7 JAN 2014


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