Habit Reversal & Atopic Eczema: Working with children

Thursday 28th March 2017 at The Medical Society of London 
there was an afternoon multidisciplinary meeting to consider the current position of the behaviour modification technique habit reversal in the treatment of atopic eczema.

The eighty attendees included dermatologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, general practitioners, nurses and, most important of all, patients.

The full programme has links to each of the nine short slideshow presentations, together with an edited written account of the discussion that followed the presentations.


4. Dr Peter Norén - Working with Children

Dr Peter Norén, Consultant Dermatologist, Uppsala, Sweden gives an account of Habit Reversal for Atopic Eczema in Children.



Noren P et al 2017
The positive effects of habit reversal treatment of scratching in children with atopic dermatitis: A randomised controlled study British Journal of Dermatology doi: 10.1111/bjd.16009

Return to the meeting Habit Reversal & Atopic Eczema programme