{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Systematic Review of the Topical Steroid Addiction and Topical Steroid Withdrawal Phenomenon in Children Diagnosed With Atopic Dermatitis and Treated With Topical Corticosteroids

Purpose of Activity

To assess current evidence regarding topical steroid addiction (TSA)/topical steroid withdrawal (TSW) in children diagnosed with atopic dermatitis (AD).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Evaluate the state of the evidence regarding pediatric AD treatment with topical steroids (TSs) and the methods used to complete the current literature review.
  2. Specify the results of the review and implications for treatment of children with TSs.
Price: $20.00


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: JDNA0917
Published: Sep/Oct 2017
Expires: 12/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Margit L. W. JuhaŽ sz, MD; Rosemarie A. Curley, MSPT, DPT; Annelise Rasmussen, BS; Mona Malakouti, MD; Nanette Silverberg, MD; Sharon E. Jacob, MD
Specialties: Dermatology, Pediatrics