Signs and Evidence

Making clinical sense of scientific data


Beware of the limitations of this tool

Atopic dermatitis

Calculated pretest probability: 3 %
Relevant inclusion criteria: All adults 


1Flexural complaints
2Soap intolerance
4Nasal congestion

Clinical signs


Sources used:

1.Sharma L et al. Diagnostic clinical features of atopic dermatitis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2001;67:25-7
2.Wanitphakdeedecha R et al. Diagnostic criteria for atopic dermatitis in adult Thai population. Indian J Dermatol 2007;52:83-8
3.Nutten S et al. Atopic dermatitis: global epidemiology and risk factors. Ann Nutr Metab. 2015;66 Suppl 1:8-16