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Emollient bath additives not effective for childhood eczema

KEY POINT

Regular use of emollient bath additives for children aged 1 to 11 years who have atopic dermatitis/eczema, along with standard eczema management (e.g., leave-on emollients), did not result in any additional clinical benefits compared with standard management alone, according to results of an open-label trial published in BMJ.