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Colloidal Oatmeal: A Natural Solution for a Dysfunctional Skin Barrier


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  • Introduction
  • Prevalence and burden of atopic dermatitis
  • Preventing and managing atopic dermatitis with emollients
  • Colloidal oatmeal in skin barrier protection
  • Clinical efficacy in atopic dermatitis
  • Safety of colloidal oatmeal
  • Conclusion

Adam Friedman, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology
Department of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Dr. Friedman discloses he is a consultant and serves on the advisory board for Aveeno®, a Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. product line.

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